Piloticians

Members of government love to speak up when it comes the airline industry, and Senator Charles Schumer has perhaps spoken the loudest.
by Phil Derner Jr.

 
 
Curtis Saxton was stranded in Salt Lake City with his wife and two children. (Screengrab via ABC4)

Here’s Why You Don’t Fly Cross-Country on Standby Tickets With Kids During the Summer When You’re Broke

The Saxton family was stranded at Salt Lake City International Airport for six days, but it wasn't anyone's fault but their own.
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Why The Circular Runway Concept Would Not Work

A report from the BBC about a circular runway concept is going viral, but how does it hold up when examined objectively?
by Phil Derner Jr.
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The High Risk Job of a Military Charter Loadmaster

People jumped onto the internet Tuesday and saw the shockingly intense video of Monday’s National Airlines 747 crash that took place just after takeoff from Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan. Though it is so very early in the in...
by Phil Derner Jr.
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Ann Coulter is A-Ok Flying With Black Female Pilots…We Think

Much of the internet is under the belief that Ann Coulter marched off of a plane because the pilot was a black woman. But is it true?
by Phil Derner Jr.
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