Pilot Mark Cook really enjoys his job. Despite the difficulties that bad weather can bring, nothing compares to flying at 200 miles per hour and getting to see the sunset up close. In his own words, "aviation is where I live, and life is just a place where I spend time between flights."
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Dreamliner of Design
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"Presentation of the Day" on November 14, 2014.
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ON MAR 20, 2015
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Flying Solo: The Joys of Travelling Alone
BY ELIZABETH WILLIAMS
@ VOL 6
ON MAR 18, 2016
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