Age is but a number! ECHO readers back young pilot and captain flying Easyjet plane
ECHO readers said age is but a number after we revealed that an Easyjet flight deck consisted of a captain aged 26 and a pilot aged just 19.
Warrington teenager Luke Elsworth began flying British holidaymakers around the world earlier this year after qualifying as the UK’s youngest commercial airline pilot.
The 19-year-old took control of a flight from Gatwick to Malaga with Kate McWilliams, 26, who is believed to be the world’s youngest commercial airline captain.
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