Things that Go Bump in the Flight: For Us White-knuckle Fliers, There's No Replacing Propellers and Open Cockpit Doors

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Title

Things that Go Bump in the Flight: For Us White-knuckle Fliers, There's No Replacing Propellers and Open Cockpit Doors

Description

London, Ontario

Desbarats discusses his odd preference for smaller, more cramped propeller planes a opposed to larger passenger jets. He believed that smaller, propeller planes were “more human,” and that he felt more connected to his fellow passengers and pilot while travelling in them.

Creator

Peter Desbarats

Publisher

London Magazine

Date

February, 1988

Format

1 page

Language

English

Identifier

76_1988_dc_au

Citation

Peter Desbarats, “Things that Go Bump in the Flight: For Us White-knuckle Fliers, There's No Replacing Propellers and Open Cockpit Doors,” Special Collections, accessed January 29, 2023, https://archive.fims.uwo.ca/specialcollections/items/show/248.