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Gulfstream 650ER – The Devil Dragon Pilot

Readers, Thanks for sharing with me how much you are enjoying The Devil Dragon Pilot book.  Many of you have asked about the Gulfstream 650ER, the business jet featured in the book.  Your combined questions are aligned with this:  does it really look and fly like I have written about?  The answer: yes. Take a look… Read more »

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Our new web look on ColbyAviationThrillers.com!

Readers, After weeks of work, we are delighted to officially announce the launch of our new website today!  Our newly remodeled site can be found at http://colbyaviationthrillers.com/ Our goal with this new website is to provide our readers an easier way to learn about Lawrence A. Colby’s books in the Ford Stevens Series, and allow the visitor the ability to see… Read more »

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Parachuting from a Gulfstream V

Readers- Remind you of a character?  Some truth in fiction! Read it here.   Drake Wins STC for Parachuting from GV by Kirby J. Harrison  – October 21, 2013, 12:30 AM For years, it has been an accepted axiom of aviation that you never jump out of a perfectly good airplane. But thousands do it every… Read more »

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SI Channel: Planes That Changed The World

Readers, There is a terrific television series on the Smithsonian Channel titled “Planes That Changed The World”, featuring everything from the AV-8B Harrier to the SR-71 Blackbird.  If you’re a Ford Stevens fan and enjoy reading about military aircraft, you may enjoy this series.   This is a summary of Episode 1, copied from their… Read more »

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Bangalore, India – Perfect Setting for Ford Stevens Action!

  Readers, I just returned from Bangalore, India where I verified multiple locations for scenes from my upcoming summer book, The Black Scorpion Pilot. It continues to be an excellent location where Ford Stevens and crew will get into all sorts of mischief and action. A portion of the second book takes place at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Bangalore upon… Read more »

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Get Involved – The Headstrong Project!

Team, A portion of the Ford Stevens Military-Aviation Thriller Series will continue to go to The Headstrong Project.  I am honored Dustin from Headstrong sent out this Twitter feed recently.  Thanks, Dustin!     For more information on The Headstrong Project, please visit them here. Readers, thanks for supporting veterans!   All the best, Cheese… Read more »

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“The Devil Dragon Pilot” Book Now Available at Skull Creek Boathouse Restaurant on Hilton Head Island

Readers, I’m proud to announce that the Skull Creek Boathouse on Hilton Head Island, SC is making “The Devil Dragon Pilot” available in their General Store.   Readers will remember that Ford Stevens and his crew met up with Mr. and Mrs. Stevens here after spending the day at Gulfstream in Savannah, discussing Wu Lee’s fate… Read more »

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High School Student Uses “The Devil Dragon Pilot” Book for Project

A reader contacted me yesterday to share that her high school son used “The Devil Dragon Pilot” for a 9th grade English project.  I’m grateful and impressed…thank you! Reader “M.R.” from New York completed reading the book over the past three months, taking detailed notes to capture the perfect six-quotes for the project.  “M.R.” was required to select quotes from the… Read more »