Roll the Trucks

What happens behind the scenes in a tower during an emergency? Who’s notified? What can go wrong? Above all, what can pilots do to help ATC help them?

Some time ago, I wrote about what happens during an emergency in the tower. But wait. There’s more. Of course, few pilots have declared an emergency, and even fewer have actually had an incident or accident. Crashing an airplane is on nobody’s bucket list (I hope), however the probability of surviving a plane crash varies […]
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