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Archive of posts published in the category: Cockpit Tales

Lazy Flights

I’m jabbing the mechanic call button on the overhead panel again. Again. And Again. In…

Overweight: Size matters. Weight matters.

Size matters. And weight matters. Note to self: Stop chugging down Starbucks like a CFM56…

Anecdotes of a Shenzhen Flight

Ingest this post like a collage- a stream of incoherent events that fuse into congruence,…

Optimism is The Grease That Oils Our Happiness

“I have bad news,” my assigned partner in crime FO thrust a print-clustered A4 paper before…

Dear Diary, Today I Had Diahrrear

The churning in my tummy picks up pace. The ache is killing my insides. My…

44 Days of 4 Bars: Weighting the Tetra Stripes

 TWO SIDES OF THE MOON In the collaborated book, Two Sides of the Moon, renowned astronaut…

Master of Vessel

I drown in the vehement roar of the ground power unit (GPU). A pair of…

I’ve Got Engine Failures Coming Out of My Ears; Survival on Caffeine Mode

The loud bang pierce my eardrums with the ferocity of my sister’s workout jams. The…

Reflection of the “Dentist Pilot”

The taxiway glisters from where I’m seated in the observer’s seat, the tell tale sign…