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Flying is the next best thing

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Yes, I know. The windshield is crazy dirty. It's tough to keep these things clean when, 1. You do not own the plane and 2. The only time you spend with the plane is usually spent in the air.

So perhaps you know or maybe you don't that I am a pilot. I mentioned it in my welcome post and you probably can see it in one of my twitter bios. Many people think its 'cool' and I do too. To be honest, I actually wanted to be a pilot when I was very young. I loved flying to places and I always picked the window seat closest to the wing because that's where all the cool noises and events took place. Though, the more I aged, the more I saw flying as a footstep rather than a dream. Plus, I would rather fly for fun than for work if you catch my drift.

So why do I do it? I do it because I look at flying as the next best thing to being in space. It's not only because of the flying part. It has to do with the mindset, the checklists, and the endless rules and regulations that c…

Welcome to my Blog

Hello everyone,

Chances are you know who I am. Most likely from my activities on YouTube on the popular channel PhoneDog. Some of you also may know that I'm a full time student. If you really do follow me, you probably know I'm a student studying Physics and Aerospace Engineering, plus I am a Pilot.

Now why in the world do you need to know about this? Well, look at the domain. AstroMarco.com. It's a foreshadowing of what I believe my future holds. I'm a space geek. I love all things aerospace (more specifically, astronautics). My dreams are greater than the bounds of this Earth and I wanted to find an outlet to share my daily experiences. I go to school everyday, I learn new things everyday, and I have a long road ahead of me in order to achieve my dreams of becoming an astronaut.

My primary goal is to share my experiences with everyone. I also want to advocate for people, young and old, to be interested in space travel again. I want to remove the word 'impossible&…