Guest – J., a Charter Pilot from Texas
In this episode we catch up with J. (name withheld) who is a 3,000+ hour pilot rated in the King Air, Hawker, and Westwind currently flying for a Charter company in Texas. J. tells about he got into flying and how he ultimately landed a job at a Charter. We discuss the nuances of flying for hire and dealing directly with the clientele.
Topics covered – How to become a charter pilot, what it’s like working closely with clients, how often a charter pilot is gone, how enjoyable the job is.
Music – “Crawling in the Dark” by Hoobastank and “Fly” by Under the Flood