Partner of a Pilot
The Candid Diary of an Airline Pilot’s Girlfriend

Archive for June 2009

Quick update

June 29, 2009

I could cry with relief. I have just had an appointment with my doctor, I am covered by the airline’s medical insurance and I now have a referral to see a private specialist.  My GP agreed that the consultant I saw sounds like he was not giving me the best service and agreed that his […]

Airline Medical Perks

June 24, 2009

HAHA! I’m soo excited! My new fun cousin has just invited me to go on another girlie night out this weekend to a few very up market bars and clubs that she is the events manager for. I can’t wait! 🙂 On a bum note,  I rang the secretary at the hospital this morning to […]

ANOTHER Flying hobby, you have GOT to be kidding me!?

June 23, 2009

What a few weeks. I feel like I’m reeling. Still no diagnosis. I’ve complained to the consultant’s secretary, and will now have an appointment with the head consultant to get my second opinion, but I still haven’t had my appointment through!  I have never really listened to people when they whine and bitch about the […]

Stress management.

June 17, 2009

I haven’t been able to think about blogging for a while. My life feels like it’s been turned upside down and inside out.  I had a scan which came back abnormal; but I discussed my concerns with the staff who conducted my scan, and they agreed it was a poor show: so I’ve requested a […]

Deepest sympathy for the families friends and colleagues of those involved in the Air France AF447 crash

June 2, 2009

As a pilot’s significant other, I always feel a sense of loss when I hear news of an air crash.  I have to say that the news of the Air Franceflight AF 447 that went down yesterday hit me more profoundly than any other so far, purely because I heard about it by text message from a friend […]

Life’s ups and downs

June 2, 2009

As it happens, my birthday went rather better than expected. Bf’s night flight had been due to land in an alternative airport, but thankfully, when he arrived at the airport they announced that this would no longer be the case, and he would instead land back at our own local base.  He arrived home at […]