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

Posts Tagged ‘Living with a Pilot

How can you trust a Pilot and accept his chosen career? …You really can you know!

February 15, 2011

I included the above picture to demonstrate the ways that one individual can be viewed stereotypically by a number of different people and perspectives. How we perceive others is subjective, that is to say that thoughts are not facts. I often receive emails or blog comments, rants and pleas for help from pilot wives and […]

H is for ‘Hail Storms’

July 24, 2008

Bf was just showing me some old pictures of a damaged EasyJet 737 (see below) from Hail stones!!! I was stunned. He flippantly remarked that this is ‘exactly why you have a weather radar’. I am still in shock. So I decided to Google: ‘Hail damaged aeroplanes’, and have found several more examples of Jets […]

Reminiscing about the roller-coaster of feelings I had about how I’d cope with the life of an Airline Pilot’s Girlfriend/Wife before he was qualified.

December 19, 2007

Well, Bf has just sent me a text to say that he is on his way home now. I’ll get him back at about 3pm tomorrow. WOO HOO! Another long-haul trip out of the way and behind us. I’ve been speaking to a few friends I’ve met online recently. Their boyfriends are just in the […]