How Pilots Live author on the Qatar Airways flight and air travel safety

Bennett coverDr Simon Bennett, author of How Pilots Live, has published an article on The Conversation (UK) website titled ‘RAF Typhoons serve up a reminder that air travel is safer than ever‘. Read the article here.

How Pilots Live paints a detailed picture of commercial pilot lifestyle, from the struggle to pay for training to time spent down route to thoughts of retirement. Once a glamorous occupation, commercial flying is today more of a job than a vocation. Many pilots work the maximum permissible hours for increasingly meagre rewards under stressful conditions.

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