As he completes an historic journey to forty-eight states and Alaska, Ben recounts his experiences in ultralight airplanes. Little Plane Big Trip is a mosaic of this trip and other flying stories that over decades have entertained and educated readers to the exhilaration and perils of flying ultralight aircraft. From his first flight out of his backyard strip in Suwanee, Georgia to the wilds of the Alaskan coastline or the skies of Venezuela, he brings the reader along as co-pilot to many remarkable adventures.
"There is nothing small about Ben Cole's latest book Little Plane Big Trip this veteran pilot and story teller weaves together stories with word pictures and delightful glimpses of people who get caught up in his flying adventures. I want to keep reading. I want to keep enjoying the incredible view that Ben saw from the cockpits of his ultralights. His tales contain a timeless quality that makes his adventures live on. What fun! Keep flying, Ben. And keep writing." Sharon Wilcox, former Editor in Chief of Light Sport and Ultralight Flying Magazine