Above & Beyond: Wings? Frail. Engine? Weak. Fly? Let's.
- By Larry Lowe
- Air & Space magazine, March 2008
(Page 4 of 4)
Zeke Cormier’s criterion had been met (I didn’t crash), I’d kept my promise to the FAA, and the aftermath of the flight was all good—except the nagging conviction that N605WB could have made a couple of circuits of the field and I could have landed after 10 minutes of self-training. It seemed like an opportunity missed, a wuss-out in a discipline characterized by bravery. Every time I replayed my momentary recreation of history, I came to the same decision, but to this day, I wonder: What if?