Stupid Pilot Tricks

Lest we pilots get swelled heads and take ourselves too seriously, we offer for your amusement, our annual exposé of many ways we find to prove ourselves so flawed. Enjoy.

Yes, we’d done as we were told. The hushed voice on the phone had promised a copy the 2019 Golden File from the Official Office of Plane Safety (OOPS)—the nearly magical file that contained that august organization’s conclusions as to which nonfatal aircraft accidents were the result of the most boneheaded moves by people who […]
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