James Owens

James Owens is a commercial pilot pursuing a career in professional flight. His passion for aviation began in an Ann Arbor bookstore with a tale of enemy pilots during World War 2, and he hasn’t looked back. Besides flying and writing for AirlineGeeks, James volunteers with Professional Pilots of Tomorrow and travels whenever he gets the chance.

Location: United States

Latest news

Canada’s Air Transat and Porter Announce JV Alliance

Canadian airlines Air Transat and Porter Airlines have announced a Joint Venture (JV) alliance ‘integrating Porter's and Transat's highly complementary,…

FAA Seeking 23 More Hours of Cockpit Voice Recorder Time

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has proposed extending the cockpit voice-recording requirement to 25 hours for all newly manufactured aircraft,…

Hong Kong Airlines Reports Promising Traffic Figures

A year after it lifted its COVID-era travel restrictions in September 2022, demand has sharply bounced back in Hong Kong.…