Episode 35: Alaska Airlines Seattle Base Chief Pilot Captain Dave Mets
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Captain David Mets is presently one of the two Seattle Base Chief Pilots for Alaska Airlines. David tells us about his career as a USAF Pilot and his transition to a Pilot career at Alaska Airlines. We also learn that he had a three-year stint serving as Rocket Scientist at Cape Canaveral. Several events that initially appeared to be disappointments turned out to be some excellent opportunities for Captain Mets and his family.
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