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 RadioStephen 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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