Aviation enthusiast and subject matter expert with a 50-year aviation career with roles such as Pilot Check Airman and currently, Captain of a B-777 for American Airlines. Accomplished commercial, private and transport Pilot with an accumulation of over 4,000 hours in General Aviation Aircraft, 2,000 hours in Military Jets & Transports, and well over 30,000 hours in Boeing 727, 757/767 and 777 aircraft.
• FAA Certified and well-versed in FAA rules and regulations, and able to interpret the rules and regulations of different airlines. Experience as an instructor, FAA approved evaluator, and International Standardization Coordinator.
• Articulate and positive communicator, skilled at presenting complex technical information to diverse audiences including pilots, attorneys, the government, and media.
Work with plaintiff and defense attorneys on cases involving issues such as:
Airline Flight Operations
Flight Safety Standards
Federal Aviation Regulations Parts 61, 91, 121, and 135
Aviation Instruction & Training
Cockpit Crew Performance
Aviation Weather and Meteorology
International Operations, Polar Operations, North Pacific Operations and PATOCS
MNPS Operations and NAT Tracks
Special Qualification Airports
Extended Twin Engine Overwater Operations (ETOPS)
Areas of Expertise
- Accident Investigation
- Accident Reconstruction
- Transportation Safety
Available Upon Request