He said he overheard the family who talked about "mother and daughter" flying the plane, according to a university release.
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"I thought it was amazing. I was in awe, Watret said." I asked if I could also visit them. " It was when he learned that aviation has even deeper roots in the Rexon family, and Wendy's father is a retired pilot while her husband flies to American Airlines, their other daughter, Kate, is also a pilot.
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"The first officer had a great model to become a pilot – her mother," Watret said. "It's good for aviation and inspiring for all of us."
This story was originally published in the New York Post.