Worst Place to be a Pilot

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A visually jaw-dropping series that follows young British pilots flying in some of the most breathtaking, remote and dangerous locations on earth

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A visually jaw-dropping series that follows young British pilots flying in some of the most breathtaking, remote and dangerous locations on earth

Series 1 Summary

Tthe highs and lows in the lives of the young British pilots who work for Susi Air in the testing outer regions of Indonesia, one of the most dangerous places to fly in the world

  • Episode 1

    The new recruits come face to face with the challenges that flying in Indonesia presents: Captain George is the first pilot to land on a runway that's taken 14 years to cut into the side of a mountain

  • Episode 2

    Captain Sam Quinn finds himself in the middle of a dispute as he delivers much needed supplies to remote Papuan tribespeople. But when bows and arrows are drawn, he makes a swift exit.

  • Episode 3

    Captain Matt Dearden battles severe turbulence to deliver tribespeople to their loved ones, while Captain Dave Burns finds himself sandwiched between a storm and an active volcano

  • Episode 4

    Captain Matt Dearden faces a tough landing in Papua, an argument between local tribes and a dispute that threatens to turn in to a mass rock fight

Worst Place to be a Pilot synopsis

A visually jaw-dropping series that follows young British pilots flying in some of the most breathtaking, remote and dangerous locations on earth

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