A Letter from a Monk to Pilots

I fly a Carbon Cub in the 4.5 million acre wilderness of Northern Idaho, known as the Frank Church, or River of No Return. It’s the largest contiguous wilderness in the lower 48 and it affords a tremendous opportunity for solitude. Our airstrips…

It’s never been easier to fly your own plane to Mexico

Note: this article was written for a flight publication so it’s intended mostly for pilots…

A white suburban, dust trailing, pulls onto the tarmac. Sporting the quintessential Mexican mustache and glasses, the driver sizes up the dad unloading his…

This Week — things I learned and people I met

Landing on sandbar where the Colorado River meets Lake Powell

I am a bush pilot and headhunter. I work for the investor that backed Facebook, PayPal and Palantir and use my open-cockpit plane as a calling card to meet people we hope to recruit or to back. During these unusual…

Peterson Conway

I am a strategic partner at 8VC focused on building the teams for companies within our EIR (build-co) program. personal site: www.goodwynpowell.com

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