The Need for Speed

The Need for Speed Captain Judy’s Corner Captain Judy Rice stands next to the Citation Mustang in which she broke a world speed record. As the Citation approached Kangerlussuaq, Greenland (BGSF), I queried the Air Traffic Controller about their readiness as officiators for my Federation Aeronautique Internationale (FAI), National Aeronautic Association (NAA) World Record Attempt.  The controller responded with, “Affirmative.”  After landing, two airport officials assured the jet was fueled before giving a friendly wave-off as I taxied to the runway hold lines.  We were cleared direct to Reykjavik. In a heavy Danish accent, the final air traffic remarks were, “The Clock is ready for your record-breaker, N178SF!” Kangerlussuaq, Greenland […]