Study Guide

Airborn Characters

By Kenneth Oppel

Matt Cruse

One of Matt's defining characteristics is his love for the Aurora. There's no job too small or...

Kate de Vries

Kate is an inquisitive, smart, feisty young woman—but she'd hate that you would feel it...

Vikram Szpirglas

Seriously, it took a lot of restraint not to write this whole character analysis in pirate-talk....

Baz

Baz is the plucky comic relief. He's always there to toss a quick joke at Matt when he's feeling...

Bruce Lunardi

Bruce's last name might as well have been Wayne. He's super loaded. His father owns the Aurora...

The Cloud Cat

Even though the cloud cat obviously isn't human, she's a pretty major character in our story....

Crewmembers of the Aurora

Although we know that there are hundreds of employees aboard the Aurora, we are given the names...

Matt's Family

Matt obviously cares a great deal about his family because he works to provide them with money...

Benjamin Malloy

Benjamin Malloy is one of those guys who feel like the rules don't always apply to him, because...

Pirates

Szpirglas has quite the crew of pirates at his beck and call, but only a few get mentioned by...

Miss Simpkins

Miss Simpkins is a rather unfortunate example of a chaperone. She suffers from recurring...

Theodore Szpirglas

Theodore Szpirglas is the son of the infamous pirate captain, although he probably isn't aware of...

Captain Walken

Captain Walken is one of those characters who seems so perfect you almost want him to have a flaw...

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