Patrick Smith
Patrick Smith

Patrick Smith is an airline pilot and the host of AskthePilot.com. He is the author of the new book Cockpit Confidential.

Transport
July 24 2013 12:40 PMYou Shouldn’t Worry About Landing Gear MalfunctionsBut you should always fasten your seatbelt low and tight.
Transport
July 8 2013 3:03 PMAsiana Airlines Flight 214: A Pilot’s PerspectiveSFO’s runways were not to blame; Korean pilots are not poorly trained; and it’s never OK to grab your carry-on before an emergency exit.
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Working
March 30 2015 11:32 AM The “How Does a U.N. Official Work?” Transcript What’s it like to manage the U.N.’s Ebola response? Read a transcript of Adam Davidson’s conversation with the assistant secretary-general for field support.