Talkeetna pilot and mother Katie Writer
was published this month
in Aviation for Women magazine.
(Text and photos follow audio, 12 min 37 sec)
Earlier this year I hit the ten-year mark of moving to Alaska for my first flying job. I recall the unknown of a new adventure being somewhat daunting. As a newly certified flight instructor, the responsibility of teaching others how to fly floatplanes in Alaska required professionalism beyond the years of flight training. Thinking back, I could have easily been stalled by fear of the unknown. (more…)