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Curriculum Vitae is Latin for “course of (one’s) life.”  During the course of my life, I’ve taken the time to write. This page lists some of those times. Book Review: The Propeller under the Bed – General Aviation News Communicating Uncertainty in #Wargaming Outcomes – The Strategy Bridge Book Review: Initial Airworthiness by Guy Gratton […]

two kinds of writing — observations

In flight test, as in many areas of expertise, I think there are, at least, two kinds of written communication. The first is what I will call “test team comments.” There has been a place on almost every test card created for qualitative observations made by flight test crews in the heat of the moment, […]

Book Review: The Propeller under the Bed by Eileen Bjorkman

“After battling headwinds for 5 hours, Arnold calculated that the four gallons left in his fuselage wouldn’t get him anywhere near Fredericksburg…he was so close to finally finishing his dream.” For almost sixteen hours, eighty-two year old Ebneter, propelled by passion, had subjected himself to a discomfort I cannot fathom, sleep deprived and cramped in […]