General Aviation News writer turns to a life of crime

General Aviation News writer turns to a life of crime

General Aviation News writer Joni M. Fisher has found her fortune in crime, recently winning an award for her fourth novel in the Compass Crime series. The instrument-rated pilot’s latest book, “East of Evil,” won the Silver Award in the categories of unpublished...
Media release 2022

Media release 2022

LOCAL WRITER WINS PRESTIGIOUS AWARD FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE.:  The Florida Writers Association, Inc., (FWA) has announced of  won a prestigious Royal Palm Literary Award (RPLA). winning entry, won award(s) for The awards were announced at FWA’s recent remote awards...
Jack Brown’s Seaplane Base

Jack Brown’s Seaplane Base

Jack Brown’s Seaplane Base continues to train more pilots in the fine art of flying seaplanes. In 2003 Jack Brown’s Seaplane Base celebrated a milestone–40 years of continuous seaplane instruction. Brown’s Seaplane Base has trained more people to fly seaplanes than...
You Say You Want Your Wife to Fly

You Say You Want Your Wife to Fly

A mere six percent of the licensed pilots in America are female. As one of them, I often hear men complain, “I can’t get my wife to fly with me.” Okay, guys, let me explain something. Some of the tactics you use to attract your loved one into aviation have driven her...
Couples Sharing the Cockpit: Fact or Friction?

Couples Sharing the Cockpit: Fact or Friction?

My husband, a physician, and pilot joined the Flying Physicians organization and so we flew to their annual meeting in New Orleans in 1998. When the editor of the Flying Physician magazine heard that I was a pilot he asked me to write about why so many wives refuse or...