1. Ben: Flying Economics

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    Pilots and Flight Attendents used to be well-paid. But not anymore. Ben Watsky, young pilot, outlines the economic difficulties that are inherent in the job. The training costs are equal to a doctor's, but the pay is far below. Original music by Christopher North (http://christophernorth.com) Fortnight Journal: Edition IV For more on Ben and his work, visit Fortnight Journal at http://fortnightjournal.com/. © Fortnight Journal, Project of the Fourteen Foundation 2012

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    • Ben: Planes in the Air

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      Pilot Ben Watsky talks about the current fleet of airplanes that are in the air and the remaining models that still fly from the 1970s and 1980s. He also talks about what it is like to fly such elegant and powerful machines. Original music by Christopher North (http://christophernorth.com) Fortnight Journal: Edition IV For more on Ben and his work, visit Fortnight Journal at http://fortnightjournal.com/. © Fortnight Journal, Project of the Fourteen Foundation 2012

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      • Ben: Flight Class

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        Ben Watsky debriefs us on the ins and outs of learning and teaching flight. The video was filmed at the New Jersey Aviation Hall of Fame and Museum. Original music by Christopher North (http://christophernorth.com) Fortnight Journal: Edition IV For more on Ben and his work, visit Fortnight Journal at http://fortnightjournal.com/. © Fortnight Journal, Project of the Fourteen Foundation 2012

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        • Ben: My Office

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          From inside the cockpit of a Convair 880, a classic of commercial aviation, Ben describes the details of his office. This piece was filmed next to the Teterboro airport at the New Jersey Aviation Hall of Fame and Museum (njahof.org). Original music by Christopher North (http://christophernorth.com) Fortnight Journal: Edition IV For more on Ben and his work, visit Fortnight Journal at http://fortnightjournal.com/. © Fortnight Journal, Project of the Fourteen Foundation 2012

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