Eric joined the US Navy in 1994 and became an enlisted Naval Aircrewman in the S-3B Viking. He served in Operation Northern Watch in 1998 conducting overflights of Iraq protecting the no-fly zone.
Eric became a flight instructor in 2008 and taught in Virginia for five years before joining Cape Air as a Captain in a Cessna 402. He flew international routes in the Caribbean to the US and British Virgin Islands with the best views a pilot could ask for! He also has experience with mountain flying in Montana.