Category Archives: aviation

InspirAviation: Making it Rain

During a recent pushback in DTW, the rain started to fall. While it may be hard to draw inspiration from raindrops on a window, I feel this creates a unique environment where the drive to get there is sprinkled with … Continue reading

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InspirAviation: A Grand View

It always amazes me when people close their window on airplanes. Given the rising cost of going to the movies, concerts and entertainment in general, when crammed inside a tube screaming across the sky, why don’t more people take in … Continue reading

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InspirAviation: Morning Views

Early morning flights can be a challenge – physically, mentally, emotionally. But whatever fatigue you might be feeling goes right out the window, literally, when you come across views like this one. This photo was taken about 20 minutes prior … Continue reading

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Soaring Styrofoam: Air Hogs Titan Glider Takes Hits, Keeps Flying

Like father, like son, our seven year old simply loves airplanes. There’s no other way to put it. That’s why when he had his birthday party, most of his buddies got him airplane-inspired presents. Perhaps the coolest gift of all … Continue reading

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InspirAviation: Warm Thoughts of a Cold Tarmac

On a recent transcontinental business trip, I got to experience a whirlwind itinerary that had me traveling from Minneapolis to North Carolina, California, and Canada all in the course of three days. While the places I visited all had their … Continue reading

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InspirAviation: Props Up

One of my first loves isn’t something you can see or touch, rather the sound of a radial engine soaring overhead. It’s distinct, robust, and simply aural euphoria. My mind wanders every time I hear one.

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InspirAviation: Bright Light, Short Flight

One of my favorite blogs, AviationQueen.com (written by the incomparable Benet J. Wilson), always posts a weekly aviation photo. These tend to be shots of unique liveries, places, or perspectives Benet has enjoyed over her years of covering aviation related … Continue reading

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