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Just when I thought my African American airline pilot story could not get any better, I was blessed to have a conversation with my dear friend, Charisse Chambers-Smiley, the daughter of Charlie Chambers, a “model” airline pilot. Charisse remembers that her father “loved to fly.” His passion for flying began as a child. As he […]
I am currently working on being a social media, multimedia and anit-media expert. While it may seem like a lot, it all goes hand-in-hand. As a blogger with a great interest in Web 2.0, it only makes sense to learn about all of the Web 2.0 tools. Ultimately, this will help my blogs grow. Becoming […]
I receive email updates from Technospot and learned about Cover Dude. I got really excited because I can add pics to my magazine covers and send them as gifts. How great is that? Although I have not combed through the covers that are available, I just love the concept in general. I just wanted to […]
Freda Terry holds line dance classes on Chicago’s north side at 1212 W. Balmoral (near Foster 5200 N. and Broadway 1200 W.). Classes are on Thursdays from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturdays 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. $5.00 per class. She will begin teaching beginners and intermediate line dancing on Wednesdays starting September […]
Last week I introduced Robert Holmes, an African American airline captain. Now, I am going to introduce Stacey Marcus, one of seven African American female captains in an industry of over 175 airline pilots. As you can see by these figures, Black pilots are virtually invisible in the aviation industry. Outside of the two captains […]
Robert Holmes, a 28-year-old airline captain, has been a pilot for almost four years. His fascination with airports, airlines and airplanes began when he was a little boy. His parents noticed his interest in aviation, and supported him in his dream of becoming a pilot. Today, he is one of very few African American commercial […]