Question from Bob Mann of Hamilton

Just finished your book. What a great read. Now we come to the mystery. Why was C-FUNK in Hamilton and what did we do to it? I can picture the a/c and I certainly remember the registration, but for the life on me I can’t remember what we did to the a/c. Now that was […]

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Scholarship Fund

Last year in 2015, From Miles to Millions was able to donate $2000 to the Neil Armstrong fund for aviation scholarships. Already in 2016 in January, we were able to donate another $2000 to the fund. And we still have 11 months to go!  Many thanks to our readers who have spread the word and furthered […]

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John Travolta

Dear Bill, thanks for sending me a copy of your book, From Miles to Millions! Congratulations for your Bronze Award, and I wish you continued success! Sincerely, John.   The aviation world is small in may ways even though it spans the globe. Yes this is from that John Travolta who flies his own 707 […]

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Surprise

Every now and then I get a surprise on my mail. I know my book was included in the judging of 6000 plus books from many countries, but really nice to see a testimonial from Australia. And from a woman who is in the communications/media business there. The fact that Sharon and I met her […]

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Scholarship fund.

The first installment of the funding to the Neil Armstrong scholarship fund has been sent and received by COPA, the Canadian Owners and Pilots Association.  With sales starting to move well, $2000 has gone into the fund with more to follow.  I thank each and every individual for their contribution through the purchase of the book. […]

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Awards

Well getting an award for a book is an exciting thing!  Sharon and I went to New York to pick up the medal and it was quite a surprising event.  About 200 people at the event in a hall just off Broadway, a few blocks from Central Park. Not all award winners attended, as travel […]

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Book awards

Hi folks: Just thought you would like to know, now that you have read the book, From Miles to Millions has won a Bronze medal from the Independent Book Publishers in the USA.    Sharon and I will be going to New York at the end of May to attend the ceremony and to pick up […]

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Old pilots versus new pilots

A recent article in an aviation magazine noted that older pilots used less brain power on an approach to landing than newer pilots. With several pilots wired with head gear and computers, the scientists  found this to be the case. My only observation to that revelation is “No kidding”

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E-Books

From Miles to Millions now available in E-reader format on KOBO, KINDLE, and I-Tunes format as well as many other E-tablets.    Of course for those who like the feel and texture of a printed edition, the hard copies are still available. While I  understand the lure of an E book for ease of travel and quick […]

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Normandy

Sharon and I just returned from Normandy and the Juno beach area where the Canadians landed on D-Day.  Very moving to walk amongst the graves in the Canadian cemetery and see the ages of the fallen–18-19-22 etc.   The museum there is very good and has been financed by private donations I am told, with little […]

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