Skyfaring: A Journey with a Pilot (Paperback)
Oh, the sky countries, by which pilots naviagate!. Pilot/philosopher Mark Vanhoenacker takes us on a grand and beautiful adventure into his life and on his journeys on the long haul routes he flies. I'm a happier, more comfortable and much more knowledgable flier now, thanks to him. Extraordinary.— From Karen
One of the Best Books of the Year
The New York Times - San Francisco Chronicle - The Economist - Kirkus Reviews
About the Author
Mark Vanhoenacker is a pilot and writer. A regular contributor to The New York Times and Slate, he has also written for Wired, the Financial Times, the Los Angeles Times, and The Independent. Born in Massachusetts, he trained as a historian and worked as a management consultant before starting his flight training in Britain in 2001. His airline career began in 2003. He now flies the Boeing 747 from London to major cities around the world.