Features January 2012 Issue
Stupid Pilot Tricks
Every year we worry that the NTSB accident reports won’t provide us with tales of pilots unencumbered by forethought. Every year, our fears are allayed.
As the holiday season gives way to the interminable darkness of winter, we pause in our discontent to honor, ridicule and learn from those pilots who’ve slipped the surly bonds of reason and, once again, slapped the face of God-knows-what foolishness.