• Adventure of Becoming an Airline Pilot

  • By: George Flavell
  • Narrated by: Eric Kramer
  • Length: 6 hrs and 27 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 23-06-08
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Spoken Books Publishing
  • 4 out of 5 stars 4.0 (4 ratings)

Summary

"A lifelong love of airplanes and flying, but a deep-seated belief that I had missed the education I would need, was not wealthy enough to proceed, and perhaps not physically perfect enough, left me in awe of those who could walk that walk. "These thoughts disappeared in an instant one day when I saw a sign that said, 'Learn to Fly'. My dream came to life, and I grabbed it with all my life forces. I lived for ground school, every aviation manual I could find, for every flight lesson, for every aviation conversation. And I succeeded far beyond my dreams."
©2007 George Flavell (P)2008 Spoken Books Publishing
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5 out of 5 stars
By cory on 13-03-12

great read

Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

i am a student pilot and it was fun to hear........

Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

i did listen to it in 3 days

Any additional comments?

get it.

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2 of 2 people found this review helpful

5 out of 5 stars
By Shane on 09-09-14

Excellent Story, Interesting Author

Would you consider the audio edition of Adventure of Becoming an Airline Pilot to be better than the print version?

I would guess yes.

What was one of the most memorable moments of Adventure of Becoming an Airline Pilot?

How George's life in the Airforce was spent mostly on a ship. Sounds like the Navy to me...

What about Eric Kramer’s performance did you like?

Good voice.

If you were to make a film of this book, what would the tag line be?

No idea...

Any additional comments?

The audio book was interesting and made me laugh plenty. This book is a great read for those interested in aviation.

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