Why Does Everyone Hate Flying? And Other Questions Only a Pilot Can Answer
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Season 6, Episode 32
This week on
Freakonomics Radio: Stephen J. Dubner talks to an airline pilot about what really happens up in the air. Just don’t get him started on pilot-less planes — or whether the autopilot is actually doing the flying.
Plus: why parking is hell.
To find out more, check out the podcasts from which this hour was drawn: “
Why Does Everyone Hate Flying? And Other Questions Only a Pilot Can Answer” and “ Parking is Hell.”
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