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How a Pilot Sees the World

Mark Vanhoenacker In Conversation With Sophy Roberts

59 mins watch time

Posted May 2022


As a commercial airline pilot, Mark has spent nearly two decades crossing the skies of our planet, touching down in the cities he imagined as a child. He experiences our metropolises in short layover visits that repeat over weeks, months or even years, giving him a unique perspective on the urbanisation of the world. In this conversation with author and traveller Sophy Roberts, Mark celebrates the cities he has come to know and love, through the lens of the hometown his heart has never left.