Want to see the world? Look no further than Pilot Maria Pettersson’s Instagram page.
While the rest of us are working away in our cubicles, this Ryanair pilot spends her days soaring through the open skies and visiting a myriad of amazing places around the globe.
Maria Pettersson who works for budget airline Ryainair, has amassed more than 128,000 followers on the social networking site, sharing images of herself at work operating the controls in preparation for take-off, sitting inside an engine turbine or hanging out of a cockpit window for a selfie.
The 32-year-old Swedish beauty also shares her images of her life outside of her aircraft “office” showing off impossible yoga moves against breathtaking backdrops.
Maria Pettersson, from Gothenburg in Sweden but now living in Palermo in Sicily, Italy, said she started the flight deck selfies to let her friends and family see her everyday life at work after becoming a pilot at 25.
Maria became a commercial pilot aged 30 and regularly flies a Boeing 737 which can hold almost 200 passengers, has a wingspan of 111 feet and ranges from 102 feet to 138 feet in length.
Yeah, Maria Pettersson is just living the life that most of us can only dream of.