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Guest column: Who's flying the plane?

Capt. Matt Sheehy
Capt. Barry Sheehy

Pilots used to be in command of their airliners, but automation is taking over and we are seeing the results. 738 more words

Opinion

AirAsia black boxes discovered by divers but only one retrieved from bottom of Java Sea

PANGKALAN BUN, Indonesia — Divers retrieved one black box Monday and located the other from the AirAsia plane that crashed more than two weeks ago, key developments that should help investigators unravel what caused the aircraft to plummet into the Java Sea.

News

Fields of Broken Dreams

Fields of Broken Dreams

There has been much sadness in our world and nation of late.  Added to this, each of us has a network of loved ones weighed down in difficulties of their own.   326 more words

Air Line Disasters And My Fear Of Flying

It’s such sad news about the Air Asia disaster and all the souls lost, this is the third crash and they do say these things come in 3’s. 405 more words

Random Ramblings

BREAKING: AirAsia Flight QZ8501 Found

by Cake & Poison

Indonesian rescue teams have finally discovered the wreckage and bodies from missing AirAsia flight QZ8501, which lost contact with air traffic control on Sunday morning, off the coast of Borneo, Indonesia. 437 more words

Little Hope for Missing AirAsia Plane Carrying 162

AirAsia Flight QZ8501 left Indonesia early this morning, carrying 155 passengers and 7 crew members on its way to Singapore.  The flight suddenly vanished off radar after encountering bad weather.  97 more words

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