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Secrets of an Airline Freight Dog

Secrets of an Airline Freight Dog They call themselves, “Freight Dogs.” They belong to a mythical yet elite outfit called, The Order of the Sleepless Knights. When you go to sleep, they go to work, schlepping boxes 25,000 feet over the countryside, often in aging aircraft, some even without autopilots, through rain, sleet, snow and hail. And, […]

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Aviation: One Big Happy Family!

Note: Folks, at the very moment this blog is posting, I am knee-deep in a radio interview and talk, back in the town and college where I first attended flight school.  So, for today, I have turned the flight blog over to my good buddy, Michael Lothrop. Michael, you have the controls! —Cap’n Aux The Aviation Community: One […]

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Confessions of a Regional Pilot—Part 2

NOTE: Last week, we met Jonny McB, a young pilot just starting out in his flying career. You can say that “he’s made it”—he’s achieved his dream of flying for a living! But what are his goals and expectations for his future, and what advice does he have for those of you dreaming of following […]

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