To stop pilots strikes this Christmas, Ryanair made a massive U-turn on previous policy on recognising unions.
Pilots are carefully trained to handle any crisis – but what happens when they are no longer fit mid-flight?
There is a global pilot shortage which could soon affect all airlines.
Did pride come before the fall for Ireland's budget airline?
On the trail of the men of Britain's Royal Aircraft Factory, who gave their lives to help create the world's first air force.
Nearly 60% of pilots say they know of colleagues who are tired at work.