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My “Livin’ The Dream” moment! Flying the P-51 Mustang ‘Toulouse Nuts’ !! www.CollingsFoundation.org. Check out my flight experience in the article and see it in the video section!!

Another fabulous show with The Jet Set Crew! Catch episode #46 week of Feb 25th, 2017 on my post or at TheJetSet.TV!

An incredible shot of the setting in which we work!

An incredible shot of the setting in which we work!

I was sooo excited to see my fav jet - now as a "Jet on a Stick" here at USC!! SR-71 (YF11) Lockheed Skunk Works Marvel

I was sooo excited to see my fav jet – now as a “Jet on a Stick” here at USC!! SR-71 (YF11) Lockheed Skunk Works Marvel

Red skies at night!

Red skies at night!

Look who I found?? Captain M&M and he was such a "sweeeet" guy!

Look who I found?? Captain M&M and he was such a “sweeeet” guy!

The amazing beauty of Mexico - Cancun office view!

The amazing beauty of Mexico – Cancun office view!

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A takeoff side view looking down SFO 01L as Virgin crosses and the clouds stream by! (riding in the back)

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Social Media Magic! We live on opposite coasts but Eric Picciarelli said “If you ever fly to my airport, I would be honored to fuel your jet” and he did!

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A re-creation of the classic “nose art”  that adorned aircraft since WW1 – and was an expression of individuality. It also helped to identify ‘friendly’ aircraft of the U.S., Britain, and France. Aircraft  graffiti at its finest!

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Taken by a close friend and colleague, this shot of the “Super Moon” is incredible! Thank you for letting me share this amazing stunner!

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Harrison Ford, a fellow Captain and pilot of the Millennium Falcon in Star Wars (ok for real though, he owns and flies several great airplanes!), shared a brief conversation with me about the importance of promoting aviation, especially to the younger generation. I have so many concepts and ideas about this!

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For any passport, visa, or global entry questions and services you need, contact Arli at PassportRelief.com! They will expedite your passport in less than 24 hrs in the Los Angeles area and provide you with excellent customer service!

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I was in the most amazing company for Bob Hoover’s Life Celebration! With airshow greats Rob Harrison (Tumbling Bear), Wayne Handley (Raven), and John Collver (War Dog)!

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United 757 with winglets, pulling into the gate. I call it the “Lamborghini” of the skies – full of thrust, totally solid, and heavy on the controls!

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Hello New York City! A gorgeous autumn day and a great pic of the skyline!

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Let’s talk Air Racing!! Come out to the Reno Air Races – held in mid September each year. You will see gorgeous aircraft like this one, Midnight Miss, one of the T-6’s raced by the Buehn Racing Team! Tons of airshow performances and loads fun – head to the pits to see these amazing aircraft up close! (AirRace.org, BuehnAirRacing.com)

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Fly over shot of San Francisco Airport!

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I love this! Saturday Night Live did this “Sully” skit with Tom Hanks and Alec Baldwin. It is especially ironic because Tom Hanks (with producer Clint Eastwood) did an excellent job portraying the real Captain Chesley Sullenberger in the movie “Sully – Miracle on the Hudson” and yet this is a parody about that very subject!

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Me doin’ my Captain thing! I had just got my new Ray Ban Aviator’s and the sun was brightly reflecting off of them – my kind of bling!

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My airline pilot new hire class of Nov 2, 1998! A toast to these extraordinary men for their professionalism and jobs well done – may we have many more years ahead to continue aviating together!

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This one is for you, Bob Hoover! The Best of the Best! Heritage flight of the F-22 and his favorites, the F-86’s. For more on his incredible life and contributions to aviation, read his autobiography “Forever Flying” or watch the documentary by Kim Furst “Flying the Feathered Edge”.

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Hello Chicago! Crystal clear day in the Windy City!

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I got this sweet double shot with Delta Connection taking off and Southwest holding short (riding in the back) at SFO.

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A few years ago, CNN said we had the most stressful job. The following year, another study said we came just behind war soldiers and bomb ordinance diffusers, and Forbes ranked us at the number 5 position for this. Hmmm, all I know is that I sure am having a lot of fun!

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Does it get any better than The Blue Angels?? They truly are a thing of beauty to experience with their perfectly choreographed routine, extremely tight formation, split second precision and powerful F-18’s!

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I was so excited to be invited as a guest on “The Jet Set” show! It is an awesome travel series full of everything you need to know for traveling! You can see all the episodes on www.TheJetSet.TV. (I am on two different shows which aired on Oct 10th and Oct 17th)! A big thank you to the cast and crew for having me on!

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The Majestic Great Northwest!

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Captain Laura doing what we pilots call “shooting the gap”!

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A radar picture of a hurricane that rolled through Florida and up the northeast coast. We do not fly in or near these types of weather systems.

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A photo of in cloud lighting. It is truly astonishing how Mother Nature constructs endless creations of cloud formations!

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Incredible flight shot of Air Racing in Reno, Nevada!

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The Aurora Borealis – created when charged particles from the magnetosphere collide with atoms in the earth’s upper atmosphere, they absorb extra energy that is expressed as light! It is known as ‘the solar wind’ and displays as a dancing light show full of color!

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We re-created vintage aviation with this gorgeous radial engine bi-plane!

On TV with the cast and crew of The Jet Set! I am so grateful for sharing such a amazing experience as a guest with Gailen David, Bobby Laurie, and Nikki Noya! This is an awesome, one of a kind Travel Talk show so come check it out at www.TheJetSet.TV!!

On TV with the cast and crew of The Jet Set! I am so grateful for sharing such a amazing experience as a guest with Gailen David, Bobby Laurie, and Nikki Noya! This is an awesome, one of a kind Travel Talk show so come check it out at www.TheJetSet.TV!!

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Look at what a little cutie we found at the airport! Future Captain, right there!

I had the honor to speak with Captain Joe Rajacic for the ALEX team (Aerospace Learning Experience) to 1600 school kids on field trips about aviation! I love to see them excited! Learn more at CDCDZ.org and their Facebook page!

I had the honor to speak with Captain Joe Rajacic for the ALEX team (Aerospace Learning Experience) to 1600 school kids on field trips about aviation! I love to see them excited! Learn more at CDCDZ.org and their Facebook page!

Thank you to the Buehn Racing Team! You can see all their beautiful aircraft, owners, crew, sponsors, and info at www.BuehnAirRacing.com!

Thank you to the Buehn Racing Team! You can see all their beautiful aircraft, owners, crew, sponsors, and info at www.BuehnAirRacing.com!

Brian Shul - True American Hero, amazing author of "The Sled Driver" and "The Untouchables", awesome speaker and incredible man! Catch him at GalleryOnePublsihing.com!

Brian Shul – True American Hero, amazing author of “The Sled Driver” and “The Untouchables”, awesome speaker and incredible man! Catch him at GalleryOnePublsihing.com!

"Dolled up by CNN to shoot a segment"!

“Dolled up by CNN to shoot a segment”!

"My sweet ride"

“My sweet ride”

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Isn’t that the truth?

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“My office view”

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P-51 love

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Bradley Cooper – what an intelligent, gracious, talented, man

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Sweet shot from the jumpseat – parallel approaches into SFO

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Heritage photo – flying together at the Reno Air Races

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Always!

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Home sweet Home

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A380 SFO

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Happily star struck with Chaka Khan

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My all time favorite jet – the SR71! I get weak in the knees! Brian Shul’s photo – Sled Driver and The Untouchables for more at Galleryonepublishing.com

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For Sure!!

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Ready to hit the surf!

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Gorgeous shot of the beauty we see!

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The Global Lion himself, Peter Miller

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Imagining racing this beast the Sea Fury Dreadnought!

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Awesome shot of John Collver and his T-6 War Dog – Wardog17.com for show schedules and rides!

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Taking off in the fog – check out those vortices!

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P-3 over Hilo

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Sweet shot of Las Vegas

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A320 over San Diego

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Cockpit shot – thing of beauty!

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Contrail lit up pink from the evening sunset

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Me and Jussie Smollett cockpit tour (plays Jamal Lyon on Empire) – voice of an angel! Check out “Chasing the Sky”

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Yes it is a real Emmy! One of 6 by amazing journalist Emmett Miller

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Olympians Jake Kaminski and Steve Garbett – Go athletes!

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Article for Women in Business – SouthBay Magazine!

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4 engine Boeing beauty 747

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Is it live or is it Memorex? Training in the simulator!

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The Laura Bitmoji!

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And….what is wrong with this pic? Ha! I love B-52s but not on an aircraft carrier! Would make for an interesting trap!

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Aviation stunner

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“Nose Art” literally!

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The most amazing aerobatic pilot I have ever seen! Sean D. Tucker – you must see what he does with that airplane! Truly jaw dropping – check out his show schedule and more at poweraerobatics.com!

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Captain Laura – 39,000ft

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incredible shot of Virgin A320 wing as the sunset

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Training new Captains!

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Jaime posing for me – CNN studios LA Bureau

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Lighting shot from flyajj