Captain Jeppesen: “I did it to stay alive”
80 years ago, Captain Jeppesen was flying his mail route over the Rocky Mountains, which was widely considered the most dangerous route to navigate. In fact, it was no secret that Rocky Mountain routes had claimed the lives of a number of pilots before him. In this video, Captain Jeppesen explains his motivation for creating aeronautical charts—not to become famous, but to stay alive. At Jeppesen, we never forget that.
Watch Jeppesen's Anatomy of a Chart Webinar
In April 2016, a live webinar was held to detail the differences in Jeppesen charts. Watch the webinar recording and see for yourself what sets Jeppesen's charts apart.