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Airline Clears Muslim Pilot To Return To Cockpit

Scherfen doesn’t believe TSA’s impassioned claims of innocence… and says in his lawsuit that he and his wife were put on the list solely because of their Muslim faith, a violation of their constitutional rights. 24 more words

Muslim pilot from Pa. allowed to resume flying

The two-sentence letter from Colgan Air Inc. to the federal Transportation Security Administration confirmed that the Manassas, Va.-based regional carrier was allowing Erich Scherfen to return to work. 21 more words

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I feel terrible for this couple and am also embarrassed that the United States continues doing this.  Because this man had the misfortune to fall in love with a woman from Pakistan, converted to Islam, and is a pilot by trade, he’s found himself on the same watch list as Teddy Kennedy. 124 more words