“Some of my fondest memories are of being an airport rat,” says former military pilot and now airline captain/airshow performer John Klatt.
Like many young aviators, he paid his way through his initial flight training by pumping gas and washing airplanes at the local FBO.
It’s an enthusiasm that many who take to the skies share. In addition to the excitement of flying, the challenge of learning a new skill and the great people that you meet, there is also the opportunity to kickstart a pretty nice career.
Or as Klatt did, one heck of a lifestyle. [Read more…]