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August 15, 2017
Within days of coming back to work as a Frontier Airlines pilot after having my first child, who was still nursing, I got an extremely painful breast infection. Despite doing my best to pump regularly between flights in airport bathrooms and at my hotel on overnight trips, I still got mastitis, and it was the sickest I’ve felt in my life. I was miserable from the pain and high fevers. breastfeeding-plane-gate.jpg Before returning to work, I had asked Frontier what resources were available for nursing pilots, but the airline never returned my emails or calls. I was left to figure out on my own...