As seen on TV! The Ice Pilots follows renegade Arctic airline Buffalo Airways, and pilots who defy the cold and the competition by using WWII era propeller planes likes the DC-3 to haul vital fuel, supplies, and passengers to remote outposts across the worldas last great wilderness. From rookie pilots trying to earn their wings in sometimes hellish conditions to vintage planes that flew over Normandy on D-Day, The Ice Pilots brings its readers on an engaging romp through Arctic skies. Michael Vlessides braves bone-chilling temperatures, treacherous landings, and iconic owner aBuffaloa Joe McBryanas famous temper to capture behind-the-scenes stories about the ice pilots, the crew, and the communities they serve. Weaving in history about bush pilots, plane crashes, and the north, he has crafted an entertaining, informative narrative about aviation, the lifeline of this remote world. Based on the top-rated Ice Pilots NWT television series now airing on The Weather Channel and in 12 countries around the world.Like so many people his agehe was born in , when was making my way through high schoolMikey is more comfortable with technology than he is without it. He doesna#39;t seem to care all that much ... repair. But when it comes to technology, Mikey is dialled in. The focal point of Mikeya#39;s living room is a massive sixty- twoinch flat-screen tv. When hea#39;s not at work, he spends a fair bit of time in front of it, simultaneously watching and working on his MacBook Pro. Sure, hea#39;s got his satellite tv, anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Ice Pilots|
|Publisher||:||Douglas & McIntyre - 2012-01-06|