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USS North Carolina

One of the things you’ll hear the most in and around the Raleigh area comes straight from the mouths of locals, somewhat religiously. “We’re two hours to the coast, and two hours to the mountains.” Now, you might think that this saying means that Raleigh itself is located in the middle of nowhere – twoContinue reading “USS North Carolina”

Welcome to North Carolina

The Old North State.The Tarheel State.America’s Most Military Friendly State.A Better Place to Be.First in Flight.First in Freedom.The Land of the Sky.Esse quam videri. That last one is latin and it translates as “To be, rather than to seem” and it is the state motto of North Carolina. All those other catchy nicknames and slogansContinue reading “Welcome to North Carolina”

Top 5…ish Travel Tips

I was going through my usual morning routine today which includes checking my curated news feed of articles relating to everything from travel to drones, to the upcoming Pixel 4 cell phone when one article in particular caught my eye. The headline was something like “10 flight attendants give you 10 travel tips” or somethingContinue reading “Top 5…ish Travel Tips”

Phantoms in Alaska

When I’m not flying helicopters, or travelling the world, or kicking back at home with my family I’m running my own drone consulting company, Global Mining Unmanned. The work with drones takes me all over the world, and this past week was all about the drone business and a pair of Phantom 4 RTK’s inContinue reading “Phantoms in Alaska”