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Entries from October 2005

Everything happens for a reason…

October 30th, 2005 · 5 Comments

The four-day trip I started last Wednesday morning didn’t exactly start out well. We were scheduled to fly our first day through Detroit and Nashville to Fort Lauderdale. Since Hurricane Wilma had hit FLL pretty hard a few days prior to our trip, the airport there was still closed by order of the local fire […]

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Tongue Twisters…

October 19th, 2005 · 5 Comments

Every now and again, airline pilots are faced with flying a particular trip who’s flight number, when paired with your airline’s callsign, makes for a really good tongue twister. We had it happen to us just yesterday, as we flew around the Western U.S. Our flight number was 1667, which is typically pronounced “Sixteen Sixty-Seven.” […]

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The Return Of The Kings!!

October 7th, 2005 · 5 Comments

The 2005-2006 NHL season kicked off on Wednesday night, too! As I understand it, there was quite a turnout for the opening night games. Across the league there were 13 sold-out games and an overal attendance of 98%! That’s great for the league! My Los Angeles Kings were handed an opening-day loss by the Dallas […]

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