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Going Direct: Star Wars Was Apparently Made By And For Pilots

Star Wars for Pilots

At the risk of spoiling the fun for you, I’m about to talk about the latest Star Wars film, The Force Awakens, as well as another less well known film about flying. In case you’ve been off scavenging star cruiser parts on Jakku for the past few weeks, let me warn you now that I’m about to reveal big surprises. Harrison Ford is in the movie. Okay, that’s not much of a secret, and it’s also absolutely no surprise that in it Ford reprises the role of Han Solo, skilled pilot of the Millennium Falcon. Ford, as you probably also know, is a real pilot in the real world in real airplanes.

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