Five on the Fly

Five on the Fly: Glenn Watson

Five on the Fly: Glenn Watson

WHO: Glenn Watson COMPANY: Mach Point One Aviation Photography POSITION: Owner/Photographer HOMEBASE: GTU RATINGS: ATP MEL, COM SEL HOURS: 2,500   1. Can you summarize your aviation/piloting background?    I was born into a general aviation family with my dad teaching high school aviation courses and flight instructing. But due to life, finances and a family Read More

Five on the Fly: Mark Baker

Five on the Fly: Mark Baker

WHO: Mark Baker COMPANY: Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) and International Council of Aircraft Owner and Pilot Associations (IAOPA) Position: President and CEO Home base: Florida Keys Marathon International Airport  (KMTH) RATINGS: Commercial pilot with single and multiengine land and seaplane ratings, rotorcraft rating, and type ratings in the Cessna Citation 500 and 525s and DC-3 HOURS: 15,000 1. What are the top issues Read More

Five on the Fly: Morgan Walker

Five on the Fly: Morgan Walker

WHO: Morgan Walker COMPANY: HangarBot POSITION: Founder HOMEBASE: Los Angeles RATINGS: Private Pilot HOURS: 250   1) What inspired you to create HangarBot? HangarBot was created as a solution-based product to automate the needs of general aviators. Our mission is to usher the aviation industry into a more modern, convenient and connected era. The first Read More

Five on the Fly: Jed Johnson

Five on the Fly: Jed Johnson

WHO: Jed Johnson COMPANY: Pilatus Aircraft POSITION: Chief Pilot HOMEBASE: KBJC RATINGS: FATP, CFII, MEI HOURS: 11,300 1. Can you summarize your aviation background?   My father got me exposed to aviation. He worked with VanDusen, AAR and Duncan Aviation, so we traveled in GA aircraft a lot when I was growing up. I followed a Read More