This episode is in memory of Ollie Washburn: 1932-2015
This episode our storyteller shares how he became a senior captain for a steel company, and some of the interesting places he got a chance to visit.
The American Samoan islands have a rich culture, this video by Hawaiian Airlines does a great job of summarizing the locals culture.
The much bigger, neighboring island of Samoa was used by a previous LogBook Storyteller. Carolann Garrett used that island in her many flights around the world. You can check out her stories in Episode 08 – The 36,667 Mile Vacation.
Below is the Rans Courier that Ollie, flew to the EAA young eagles event I interviewed him at. This is the plane he flies the most.