During a training session with WKU journalism students in 2019, Collins shared aviation photos and stories and told about a 2013 around-the-world flight he made in a Mitsubishi MU–2 turboprop.
“Photojournalism is all about storytelling,” Collins said. “And aviation is full of great stories just waiting to be told.”
AOPA Pilot Editor at Large
AOPA Pilot Editor at Large Dave Hirschman joined AOPA in 2008. He has an airline transport pilot certificate and instrument and multiengine flight instructor certificates. Dave flies vintage, historical, and Experimental airplanes and specializes in tailwheel and aerobatic instruction.