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Adventures of Cap’n Raph!

Adventures of Cap’n Raph! Folks, from the flight deck…I hope you had a grand Thanksgiving weekend. I know I did! Sometimes the stars align, the aviation gods smile upon you…and Adventures ensue! This was one of those weekends. For, my good Blog Buddy Raphaël F, an A320 Captain from Switzerland, was visiting the U.S. Things just […]

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The Cap’n & the Controller—Part II

#blog #avgeek #aviation #ATC Our story so far: Blog buddy and Phoenix Air Traffic Controller Brian Bond contacted me via my Cap’n Aux Facebook page (facebook.com/CapnAux). We quickly decided to trade tours of each other’s jobs. Our planned adventure was twofold: First, Brian would ride on my cockpit jumpseat during a live flight (see my previous post, Part […]

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“The Best Office View”—Part 3!

#blog #avgeek #aviation #photo ***!!!NEWS FLASH!!!*** Airways Magazine reviews my novel The Last Bush Pilots in their October edition,  hitting stands at the end of August—Get a copy while supplies last!   CALLING ALL TWITTER PEEPS! VOTE via Tweet for your favorite Aviation Blogger! Tweet out this quote, or something similar:  “@routesonline I nominate @Twitterhandle for the #avgeek100 […]

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“The Best Office View”—Part 2—& Vlog!

#vlog #blog #avgeek #aviation #photo #filipino #philippines Ladies and gents, from the Flight Deck, Cap’n Aux will be joining you in the back of the cabin today,  for our Excellent Philippines Jumpseat Adventure! (Some of you have been clamoring for this post since February, so here it finally is!) But first . . . Yesterday […]

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“The Best Office View” – Part 1 !

#blog #avgeek #aviation the best #cockpit #photos from the past year!   Some of these you’ve seen in other posts, some in my vlogs, some on Cap’n Aux Facebook (www.facebook.com/CapnAux) . . .  but all worth seeing again! As always, feel free to share!  Please credit capnaux.blogspot.com. “Ladies and Gentlemen, from the flight deck, Cap’n Aux speaking.  Welcome aboard! […]

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Around the World in 80 Jumpseats—& Surprise Vid!

#blog #avgeek #airline #aviation The following is an updated version of an article once slated to be published in Smithsonian Air & Space Magazine’s “Flights & Fancy” section . . . a couple decades ago . . . . BUT FIRST A very short Thank You vid to all you birthday well-wishers! Direct Link: http://youtu.be/GA3yaQlZM_k (PS: A special […]

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