Category Archives: airline

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The Airline Years

The Airline Years: Let’s just begin with “I can’t believe what has just happened.” I have just been hired by an airline to fly a jet aircraft. I have a new life, a new wife and a brand new baby son. What part of cloud nine should I be [...]

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The Flying Circus

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The Flying Circus

The Flying Circus Egos run rampant in most airline cockpits, no matter what airline. It came with the territory. While attending a recurrent training period, which all Captains are required to accomplish each six months, a psychologist addressed a [...]

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An Exotic Airline

An Exotic Airline ONA 932 My wife Christine reflected recently about how much fun it was to fly for Overseas National Airways. After working for other major airlines, both before and after ONA, and how exotic it was to travel all over the world; [...]

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Fleming International

Fleming International on a “shoestring” cargo flight operations “Inadequate Maintenance and Inspection” read the summary of the NTSB aircraft accident report. A Lockheed Electra(L-188) crashed shortly after takeoff from Lambert Field in St. [...]

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