Rob is also Business-aviation pilot, CFI, industry journalist & aviation safety geek. Co-Host @EAARadio’s Attitude Adjustment. Former Co-Host of @AirplaneGeeks
Before joining Flying magazine as its senior editor, Rob wrote operations, safety and training stories for Aviation International News, Air & Space, AOPA Pilot-Turbine, Air Line Pilot, Career Pilot, P1, The Chicago Tribune and many others. He was twice awarded the Airbus Aerospace Journalist of the Year at the Paris Air Show and also twice awarded the National Business Aviation Association’s Gold Wing award for Outstanding Journalism, most recently at the 2018 convention in Orlando.
During his career as a journalist, Rob has authored five aviation books published by McGraw-Hill and publishes the award-winning industry blog, Jetwhine.com. He has served as an on-air aviation expert for CNN, Fox News, NBC-TV, WGN-TV, the BBC and a number of radio outlets. An audio producer, Rob co-hosts the Attitude Adjustment show each day on EAA Radio during AirVenture, the nation’s largest airshow in Oshkosh Wisconsin.
A graduate of Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism, he returned to teach at his alma mater for 6 years in that same graduate program. http://www.jetwhine.com/ Twitter: @jetwhine