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Best of Airways — Engine Out Ferries

    Best of Airways — Engine Out Ferries

By Captain John Marshall • Airways Magazine, May 2017 In the early days of jet transports, the engine that powered the Boeing 707 and Douglas DC-8 was the familiar Pratt

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Best of Airways — Two Turning, Two Burning

    Best of Airways — Two Turning, Two Burning

By John Marshall • Airways Magazine, December 2016 Well, not exactly burning. Comatose was more like it, but it doesn’t rhyme nearly as well. It is an apt metaphor, however,

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Air force one and a half

Published in February 2015 issue By John A. Marshall One of the most pleasant chores that befell me while I was a check airman in the New York Chief Pilot’s

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Berlin Daze

Published in May 2015 issue By John Marshall There is a school of thought that holds that shortterm memory deteriorates with age, while recollection of events distant in time remains

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Category Two and Beyond

Published in August 2016 issue In the beginning, there was only the light, the sunlight that beamed softly on the

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Three-Engine Odyssey

Published in September 2015 issue By John Marshall The sun rises behind us, the rosy glow of the dawn pushing

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Flying the Hajj~~

Published in February 2016 issue Once every year, in the spring, one of the most unique and challenging exercises in

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