Aviation in the operating room
For those who have read Atul Gawande's work on checklists and their immense value, my take here, with credit to Dr.Gawande for his research.
Captain's log...the ancient language of the mariners, still used in the modern cockpit.
Northern Flight Deck - A Pilot & a Flight Dispatcher cross an ocean...together.
I write a regular feature for our inflight magazine at Canadian North Airlines, this is from about a year ago. I think it tells a good story about the connection developed between the person up there at the controls or out there on the oars, and the critical support on land.
I owe a lot of my success on Everest and at sea, to 'Jimbo' Redeker...I also owe him a lot of tequila.
Photo: Wind/Weather/Waves guy & my friend Jim Redeker (on right) welcoming me home after rowing the Atlantic.