Jack

Jack was lucky to get an early exposure to aviation, and now flies the 787 Dreamliner as a First Officer for a major UK-based passenger carrier. He is passionate about grass-roots flying and maintains a share in a Chipmunk. He is also a glider pilot, having represented the UK at glider aerobatics.

RECENT POSTS

Flying training: Is the reward worth the risk?

In the current economic and healthcare crisis, Jack recalls his own difficult path to the cockpit, and considers whether the rewards of a career in aviation are worth the risk.

Fate is the Hunter

Belatedly perhaps, I have only just read Fate is the Hunter by Ernest K. Gann, widely regarded as one of the greatest books on aviation...