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Archive of posts published in the category: Cockpit Tales

Firework in the Clouds

I’m in a metal tube, hurling through the troposphere’s upper limits at 80% the speed…

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…