People with a fear of flying often cite the sense of helplessness as one of the most terrifying aspects of the phobia.

Traveling by air requires on to enstrust their very existence to someone they've likely never met, nor know anything about, and that can be disconcerting.

But of course, flying is the safest form of travel there is, thanks to endless safety measures and professional, competent flight crews ... unless you get one of these pilots.

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