Sully’s Blog

June 26, 2014
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Lessons Learned at Great Cost: Will We Act or Just File Them Away?

After an investigation of nearly a year, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) concluded this week that the probable cause of the crash of Asiana Flight 214 at […]
June 11, 2014
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A Lifetime of Learning is a Gift

It’s commencement season, a time of year young people hear a lot of advice and a lot of speeches about the promise and challenges of the […]
April 10, 2014
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One Lesson Learned So Far from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

The disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is a mystery for the world, but first and foremost a tragedy for those aboard and for their families. […]
February 27, 2014
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Mastery and Freedom of Flying

Lorrie and I were delighted to attend last week’s tribute to flying legend Bob Hoover at Paramount Studios in Hollywood and to join other leaders in the aviation […]
February 21, 2014
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A Warning We Must Not Ignore

The cockpit voice recording is chilling – and telling. Hours before they died, the pilots of a UPS plane that crashed near Birmingham, Ala. last August […]
January 14, 2014
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Anniversary Reflections

It is hard for me to believe that five years have passed since the Hudson River landing of Flight 1549. On the one hand, the details […]
December 19, 2013
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A Season for Gratitude

In December 2008, just a month before the event that changed our lives instantly, completely and forever, my wife Lorrie and I were hosting a holiday […]