Pilot and Author, British Airways
Mark Vanhoenacker is a senior first officer with British Airways. He is the author of Skyfaring: A Journey with a Pilot (2015) and a regular contributor to The New York Times. Contact him via skyfaring.com.
The parlance of pilots
High above London, Tokyo and Cairo, the language of the cockpit is technical, obscure, geeky – and irresistibly romantic