Vlog: Livin’ the Dream!

#blog #video #avgeek #aviation Ladies and gentlemen, from the flight deck, I am proud to present . . . LIVING THE DREAM! ANOTHER DAY IN THE LIFE OF AN AIRLINE PILOT      Flying airliners is a decidedly left brain activity; no room for creativity in this business. (“What’s our Flight Plan today, Cap’n?” “Oh, […]

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Blogging in Formation: My Favorite Destination

#blogformation #blog #avgeek #aviation It’s Blogging in Formation Week— Posts all week by your favorite Pilot-Bloggers! This month’s theme: My Favorite Destination —  —  —  —  —  — But First . . . Ladies and Gentlemen, from the Flight Blog, by popular demand, I’m proud to announce the upcoming world premier of my new video […]

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#Blogformation: My New Year’s Resolution

#blog #aviation #avgeek #newyearsresolution HAPPY BIRTHDAY, WORLD!!! Folks, next week—1/6/14—marks the 2-YEAR “BLOGIVERSARY” of Adventures of Cap’n Aux! It’s been an adventure, to say the least! Look for my “Best of” links below, after today’s post! Speaking of which . . . HAPPY 100 Commercial Aviation! 100 years ago on January 1, 1914, the world’s first airline pilot […]

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Interlude: #Cockpit View #A320 Low Vis. Takeoff!

#blog #avgeek #aviation #airline Folks, I’m excited to share with you a video of an extremely low-visibility, 1,000 RVR (1/8th mile in Freezing Fog) takeoff, filmed from the cockpit jumpseat! I added some subtitles and tidbits to help you enjoy the ride. HAPPY TAKEOFFS! Direct Link: http://youtu.be/oat9O-cAaio —  —  —  —  —  — Related Cap’n Aux Posts: YouTube Homepage—http://www.youtube.com/capnauxblog Zen […]

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#Blogformation: What I Want Under the Christmas Tree

#blog #aviation #avgeek #christmas It’s Blogging in Formation Week!—Posts all week beginning Dec. 1   Dec. 1: iFLYblog – Brent Owens Dec. 2: Airplanista – Dan Pimentel Dec. 3: Smart Flight Training – Andrew Hartley Dec. 4: Flight to Success – Karlene Petitt Dec. 5: House of Rapp – Ron Rapp   Dec. 6: Adventures of Cap’n Aux – Eric Auxier This Month’s Theme: What I Want […]

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Cap’n Aux’s Most Inspirational Role Model

#blog #avgeek #aviation #airline Happy Thanksgiving everyone!    Folks, as most of you know by now, I’ve started writing for both Airways Magazine and nycaviation.com. My first article for NYCA caused quite a stir (mostly positive!) It’s an opinion piece about the new FAA study involving deteriorating pilot skills and cockpit automation.   It’s called, […]

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