IAmA Former Navy Test Pilot who crashed the 727 on Discovery Channel's "Plane Crash" airing tonight at 8 EST, AMA.
I flew 16 different naval aircraft in 10 squadrons; including the F-4 Phantom II, EA-6B Prowler and TA-4J Skyhawk. Attached to CAG (Air Wing) 5, 11 and 1. I cruised on the USS Midway, America and Lincoln. I flew 80 missions over the war torn skies of Bosnia, Somalia, and Iraq. An Airline Transport Pilot and Certified Flight Instructor; I have flown numerous civilian types from the Cessna 150 to the Boeing 767-300. Currently I am rated in 767, 757, 727, MD-80 and Sabreliner series aircraft.
I have also been an aviation/military technical adviser on 5 major motion pictures (Pearl Harbor, Behind Enemy Lines, xXx, The Day After Tomorrow and Stealth) and a television series pilot (not yet announced). My production company, Broken Wing LLC, is currently working on an intense documentary for 3 major television sponsors.
My latest project, Curiosity: Plane Crash, remote drone crashes a Boeing 727 in the Mexican desert to gather more information on controlled plane crashes.
It airs tonight on Discovery Channel at 9 PM EST and tomorrow night on the Science Channel.
EDIT: I'll also be continuing the AMA after the premiere.