Category Archives: Work

A Pakistani Garden

Today was a funny day. We flew to Jalalabad, which is a bit of a sketchy place because the attacks from the Taliban are a lot more frequent there. When we landed, the ramp agent showed me the damage from … Continue reading

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Nickie Versus Passengers

Some days are a little more frustrating than others. Although most of my days are pleasant and fun, sometimes people can really make me shake my head. Here are some examples: 1) Me: “Excuse me ladies and gentleman, due to … Continue reading

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Almost Done!

I only have 2.5 weeks left at the Baron. Nothing much has really been happening lately (except for lots of working, but it’s hard to take photos when I’m on the go) so I’m just going to post a few … Continue reading

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UH OH… Trapped in Bamiyan!

It was supposed to have been a short day: Kabul -> Bamiyan -> Faizabad -> Kabul, however, our plane decided to have a bit of a rest in Bamiyan, meaning it failed to function properly (The aileron tab decided to … Continue reading

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Flying around Afghanistan!

I finally got to go to work today. Yay! We went from Kabul -> Bamyan -> Mazar -> Kunduz -> and then we tried to make it into Faizabad but the weather was too crazy. <- Here is a photo of … Continue reading

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Da BOMB!!!

It was a bit of a weird afternoon today in Kabul. I was hanging out in my room listening to music when I heard the alarm go off. It sounded like it was off in the distance so I didn’t … Continue reading

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Hello from Afghanistan!

Hey, I made it! It only took me 4 days to get here, but finally here I am at the compound in Afghanistan. What can I tell you about it? Hmm… I was a little bit freaked out at first because … Continue reading

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