‘Plane Old Ben’ – Waiter to Wings!

Becoming an Airline Pilot can be a real “journey” with lots of twists and turns along the way. In this episode we interview Ben, or ‘Plane Old Ben’ as he’s known to his thousands of YouTube followers! This interview is for anyone that has ever dreamt of becoming a pilot, but thinks it’s an impossible dream. A story of hard work, determination and a passion for following a dream – Ben will leave you feeling inspired and really believing that anything is possible!

“I just want to fly!”


YouTube star ‘Plane Old Ben’ in the foreground, with Andrew from Flight Deck Wingman in 2019 following Ben’s successful application to his first Airline job with FlyBe.


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