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SFO Barbara McKay
BALPA Member
Former pilot Barbara McKay looks at how important mathematics is for pilots
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Jane Pennington
Melanoma Focus Marketing & Communications Manager
It's finally starting to warm up here in the UK and so May marks Melanoma Awareness Month. We already know that pilots are at a higher risk of developing melanoma, so charity Melanoma Focus brings us some advice on how to stay safe. 
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Jane Brown
Teacher who is married to a pilot
This week we've been marking International Day of Families. In this blog, Jane Brown, a teacher who is married to a pilot, looks at what it takes to be the partner of a pilot.  
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Dave Fielding
BALPA welfare rep
To mark Mental Health Awareness Week, BALPA welfare rep, Dave Fielding, looks at why pilot peer support programmes are important to the wellbeing of the pilot community. 
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Nancy Jackson
Media and Communications Officer
To mark International Day of Families we look at how pilots juggle home life and their career.
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