Hello! Welcome! Wow, you look surprisingly relaxed. That's great to see. Have a seat on the left side of the cockpit - that's the captain's seat. Yes, you're now the captain. And yes, that's the runway down there…

perfect inflight reading…brilliant
The Sunday Times
explains simply and clearly the abiding mysteries of flight
The Daily Mail
a work of humorous and outright poetic travel geekery
National Geographic Traveller
a remarkably good idea…illuminates the practical reality of piloting in a concise and useful manner
The Times Literary Supplement

A Book of the Year

The Daily Mail

The Spectator

Published in the UK, September 2017

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'How to Land a Plane' is part of the Little Ways to Live a Big Life series.