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Laura Einsetler is a commercial airline pilot with over 30 years of flying experience in various aircraft around the world. She is also the author of two books, “Remove Before Flight” and “Lost and Found”. As an aviation and health enthusiast, she is passionate about sharing her knowledge and insight to help create better quality of life by reducing any fear of flying while educating and empowering the passenger.
Laura’s website is http://www.captainlaura.com/.
A few highlights of Laura’s career:
Commercial Airline Pilot – Captain – currently flying for a major U.S. Carrier
Qualified on aircraft: Boeing 767, 757, 737, Airbus 320, Lockheed L-188 (civilian P-3) and Convair 580 – flying International and domestic routes, military contracts
Flight and Ground Instructor – Multi-engine Instructor, Commercial Flight Instructor, Commercial Flight Instrument Instructor, taught all levels of flying and ground schools
Qualified on aircraft: Various twin and single engine aircraft, various aerobatic aircraft
CNN Aviation Consultant
Author – “Remove Before Flight” A reference book to empower passengers while increasing overall aviation and operational knowledge
Author – “Lost and Found” True story account of a mother’s struggle and sacrifice to save her son from a mystery illness
Guest Speaker – Numerous and various events in regard to aviation, health, and child development
Blogger – “CaptainLaura.com”, The Huffington Post, Mile Point, Flyer Talk
Social Medias – Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Google Plus, Youtube
Director of Operations – Wanda Collins Airshows, Inc.
Ninety- Nines International Woman Pilot’s Association – Awarded “Pilot of the Year” and Scholarship
Pilot Guest Co-Host – Travel Talk Show “The Jet Set” episodes for Oct 10th and Oct 17th 2016. www.TheJetSet.TV, syndicated across the nation, 1.1 million viewers
USA Today Contributor – Article written by Christopher Elliott discussing code sharing in the industry published Oct 17th 2016.
Reno Air Races – Guest Speaker for ALEX (Aerospace Learning Experience) speaking to over 1600 school children on field trips about aviation. September 14-18th 2016
Main Contributor – Article written by Deidre Reilly for The Boston Life Zette discussing the effects of September 11th on pilots and families. September 11th 2016
CNN Aviation Contributor – Multiple story works since May 2015
South Bay Magazine Profile – Article for Women in Business edition about Captain Laura. September-October 2015