Posts Tagged ‘pilots’

AFR447 Update: Why Can’t Airline Pilots Recover From Stalls?

The French equivalent to the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board — the (Bureau d’Enquêtes et d’Analyses pour la sécurité de l’aviation civile, or BEA) — this morning released an update to its ongoing investigation into the June 1, 2009, crash of Air France Flight 447. The aircraft, an Airbus A330, disappeared over the equatorial Atlantic [...]

UCAP Rallying for and evangalizing for GA since 2006…

Received an interesting “pitch” from our favorite airplane-owning and piloting amalgamation today, pointing out how its top pilot wants us all to Rally GA throughout 2011… Good to see them catching up with UCAP. Aside from the product pitches (anti-identity theft products, etc., ad nauseum…) the topic sort of irritated me; first, thought that was [...]