The surprising thing banned from the cockpit
WHETHER it’s reading a book, binge-watching films or seeing just how many of those little bottles of wine you can put away, everyone has their own way of passing the time on a long flight.
NOT flying the plane
In normal circumstances, modern computer tech on passenger planes allows for next to no human intervention apart from during take off and landing.
While this fact might panic some, frequent flyers need not get too jittery because pilots are constantly monitoring for turbulence and other safety and comfort factors during cruising.