In Memorium: MH17

In Memorium of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash in Eastern Ukraine today, the Cap’n Aux post, “Top 10 Things to Never Say to a Pilot” will be on blackout for 24 hours. The blog will post Friday, 7/18 at 1100 MST/1800 GMT. For more information on MH17, see: Story: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-28354856 What we know: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-28357880 Photo of MH17 departing Schiphol […]

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Dealing with Passengers (Part III)

#blog #blogformation #avgeek #aviation NOTICES TO AIRMEN: Announcing my new eBook! Publishing on Amazon Kindle in June! —Previously Unpublished Adventures —Inflight Emergencies —You’re the Captain —Lessons Learned the Hard Way —The Stories Behind the Stories —Guest Stories by noted aviation authors —Excerpts from Upcoming Novels Life, Love, Laughs…and Tears in the Sky AND MUCH MORE! […]

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WELCOME ABOARD! Passengers, Part II: Medical Emergency!

#blog #airline #aviation #avgeek #emergency #novel>#bestseller _____ “Captain, we’ve got a passenger who’s losing consciousness.” _____ Ladies and Gentlemen, From the flight blog, this is Cap’n Aux speaking . . . On behalf of myself and First Flight Attendant Bunny, we are ecstatic to welcome you aboard the new CAPNAUX.COM! Our first post is the true […]

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MH370 & Occam’s Razor— The Simplest Explanation

#blog #airline #avgeek #aviation Note: Due to the ongoing Malaysia Airlines 370 crisis, my originally scheduled blog post has been delayed. For twelve days now, the entire world has  followed the mysterious disappearance of MH 370. Nearly two weeks filled with false leads, red herrings, wild speculation and myriad theories being bandied about, ranging from […]

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#MH370—Possible Scenarios?

#blogformation #blog #avgeek #aviation    The mysterious disappearance of MH370 has brought with it much speculation. As of this writing, the plane—and the cause—has yet to be found.    My fellow “Blogging in Formation” pilot-writers and I have been discussing on What-if scenarios all week. They have come up with some excellent—and very chilling—possibilities. See their posts […]

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