A Novel by Doug Burgum

Doug Burgum

The Story and the Author

What is it like to be an airline pilot travelling around the world?

“Good Morning Captain!” is one man’s story about the glamour, the romance and the rewards of flying commercial aircraft for living. It includes his journey to become a pilot and his life experiences along the way; what happens when it goes wrong and eventually when he gets it right? The storyteller, an old man speaking to his nurse, reflects on his life, his career, his amazing adventures and life experiences but, as he struggles to hold on to his precious memories, how real are they?

Doug Burgum enjoyed 32 years’ service with British Airways, flying all over the world. For the last ten years of his career he was a Boeing 747 Captain, living his dream. He now spends his retirement with his wife in Andorra and Spain. The dream continues!