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Crossing the Pond Stories from the Sky USA

Locked up in the Land of the Free: Crossing the Pond Part VI

By on September 5, 2014

After watching the sunset over the clouds, we crossed the border in the sky. We said farewell to our Canadian air traffic controller and were welcomed into American airspace. The voice of freedom and bravery directed our landing and we touch downed on US soil in Bangor, Maine.

It was late. We were…


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Canada Crossing the Pond Stories from the Sky

Poutine and Popsicles: Crossing the Pond Part V

By on August 7, 2014

After hours of blue and white, suddenly there was green…

If you are ever in iceland, I can assure you, you will here this joke:

What do you do if you get lost in an icelandic forest?

…Stand up.

I didn’t really find it that funny the first time, or the fifteenth… But…


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Crossing the Pond Greenland Spectacular Scenery Stories from the Sky

One Night in Narsarsuaq: Crossing the Pond Part IV

By on July 4, 2014

Flying to Greenland – It seems fun enough… Until I google the city Narsarsuaq and find it listed on the ‘Worlds Most Dangerous Airports’…

“The approach is through a fjord, so it’s necessary to make 90 degree turn to line up with the runway while in the “valley”. It’s similar to…

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Kat Knapp

Hello! I am a 22-year old Australian currently training to be a pilot and studying journalism and sociology I have visited 69 countries across all 7 continents and love to explore. Here is where I share my adventures.