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And it's true - pilots often put their partners on hold as they check out of family life and check into a crappy hotel for a few months. And it's worth it when they put on that crisp new uniform and epaulets.
Once a pilot is done with sim training, they often just want to decompress.
Like anyone else, pilots have lives beyond flying, and there is often an added stress of worrying about kids and spouses and finances while they're away.
Jealousy can play a role in a pilot's marriage (or lack thereof), too.
And then they have to commute home, adding a day to the end of the trip, too.
"One captain clued me into best management practices for a content spouse, ' Remember, the weather is always crappy, the hotel is a dump & the crew is a bunch of idiots.
Your spouse doesn't want to hear you're having a good time on a trip while they're home dealing with a backed up toilet, a car problem, a sick kid, shoveling snow, or the dog got sprayed by a skunk!
It's in our blood, and it's part of who we are.
" For an unlucky number of pilots, their relationships or marriages end due to one or more of these challenges leading to misunderstandings.