Captain, Can You Fly Another Three Hours?

Approaching Las Vegas from London, on the way to Beijing. Photo credit: Glen Reghenzani
Editor’s Note: This is the fourth of a four-part series on the automatic response “We can do that!” The better thought might be, “Should we do that?” Here is part one, part two and part three. I’ve flown for a few outfits that schedule trips to the duty limits of the crew, bargaining that the winds...

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