#Bombogenesis and Airlines—How do Pilots Cope?

#Bombogenesis and Airlines—How do Pilots Cope? How do pilots deal with weather, and especially Ice Storms such as the recent “Bombogenesis?” Well, The Points Guy, an excellent travel blog, recently interviewed me and other pilots, such as Patrick Smith of Ask the Pilot, about that very topic. The result is an EXCELLENT and thorough article […]

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Happy National Aviation Day 2017!

Happy National Aviation Day 2017! Friends, in 1939, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt declared this day, August 19th, National Aviation Day. Intending to celebrate the nation’s achievements in aviation, it is no coincidence that today is also Orville Wright’s birthday. As a duly sworn avgeek, it is YOUR DUTY to go out there and do something […]

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Jumpseating on the Breitling 'Round the World DC-3 Part 1!

Jumpseating on the Breitling ‘Round the World DC-3 Part 2!

Jumpseating on the Breitling ‘Round the World DC-3 Part 2! Ladies and Gentlemen, from the Flight Blog, this is Cap’n Aux speaking . . . By now you’ve heard me squawking loud and clear about my latest feature cover article in Airways Magazine, hitting bookstores, mailboxes and iPads as we speak! This week, we’ll share […]

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Air Rage in the (Un)Friendly Skies—What’s Going On?

Air Rage in the (Un)Friendly Skies—What’s Going On? Many of you have been asking for my take on the whole United debacle. I’ve spoken a bit about it on our sister channels (Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/CapnAux and Twitter at http://twitter.com/capnaux), and I’ll keep my thoughts brief here, as I’m sure we’re all getting a bit of […]

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