Trans-Pacific Flight into Japan as Major Earthquake Unravels
The following is an account by a presumed DELTA pilot landing soon after a catastrophic earthquake hit in Japan, a month ago today. There is no way to verify the veracity of this account other than by relying on the author’s plain good will, as the flight crew exercised top airmanship in a tight ‘need-to-land’ situation. The context? Having […]
Crash and Retirement of the Concorde Supersonic Airliner: What Next?
What more can be said by way of generality about Concorde that has not yet been said? Not much, I suppose, especially since criminal hearings are currently underway in Pontoise not far from the crash site. More detailed facts, incriminating or not, about the actual cause and chain of events leading up to the fateful crash are yet […]