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Behind flight crews’ smiles, turbulence is real

  • Novia D. Rulistia

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Tue, April 2 2013 | 12:09 pm
Behind flight crews’ smiles, turbulence is real

PREMIUM Ahead: A pilot for Japan Airlines sits in the cockpit of a plane at Haneda Airport in Tokyo on March 31, 2010. Some local pilots say their jobs are stressful. Bloomberg/Haruyoshi Yamaguchi Traveling to exotic places and flying big jets sounds like a lot of fun. Children even dream of becoming flight attendants and pilots, probably influenced by how cool the professions seem.

But as thrilli...