Archive for March 13th, 2006

Keep passin’ it along

Monday, March 13th, 2006

I had a great flight Saturday (which I will blog later) with Stuart (a good friend of mine and a great flight instructor) and his boss Steve (who runs an airplane transport business), which between the two of them have logged thousands of hours (maybe even tens of thousands) in many aircraft in many countries. I have less than 200 hours, so when Steve told me the plan was to have me be pilot on the first leg in an plane I never flew so I could finish my complex endorsement, I was uneasy. Add to that that I was the smallest person in the group, and the best candidate to sit in the back of the plane, I again felt uneasy, so I decided to gracefully offer to sit in the back and enjoy the ride.

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