Editor’s Note: Leland Snow passed away on Feb. 20, 2011, while jogging near his home in Wichita Falls, Texas. “Leland’s sudden passing was a shock to us all – we thought he’d be around forever,” says Kristin Edwards, vice president of sales and Snow’s daughter. “But we are so blessed that Leland’s legacy is this strong and vibrant company, which has benefitted so many people around the world. We’re glad that Leland left this world so happy about Air Tractor’s success and so excited about our prospects for the future. With the training, guidance, and inspiration he provided to all Air Tractor employees, we’re confident that Air Tractor will achieve his goals.” The following interview was conducted in December 2010.