Celebrity pilot for Alaska Airlines sings “Swani” song; retires after 36 years
SEATTLE - After 36 years flying for Alaska Airlines, Captain Michel Swanigan "Swani" is retiring. Captain Swanigan says becoming a pilot was his childhood dream. Over the course of his career, he's logged more than 20,000 hours in the cockpit and spent 6,000 hours training other pilots in the simulator.