Sunday, May 29, 2011

Hijacked to Cuba - Better to be Lucky than Smart

.MD-11 big brother to the DC-9.  When I retired I was flying this pretty bird to Asia.

I had only been a captain for a couple of years when my Delta Airlines DC-9 was commandeered by a man with a bomb.  Read this factual account by CLICKING HERE

Saturday, May 7, 2011

Midnight Ride Across Khutze Bay

Our anchor came unhooked at midnight.  We drifted for over a mile across the hazards of Khutze Bay in the wilderness of British Columbia's Northwest Passage. Click here to read the story.