Own slang and a ban on beards: 20 secrets of pilots that they usually don’t share with passengers

We imagine the work of a pilot as sheer romance: the sky, the plane, the girls. It is, moreover, it pays well. Yes, one more small detail: it is a huge work and responsibility for hundreds of lives, constant stress, the struggle for flights and retirement at 32. AdMe.ru writes about this. From the decision to choose ...

47-year-old Russian pilot found dead on Miami beach

The flight from Moscow arrived in Miami, Florida, three days ago, Channel 5 writes. The body of the 47-year-old co-pilot was found early in the morning of December 29 on the coastline near the hotel where the Russian team usually resides. The incident took place at Ramada Beach ...

Airlines don't want you to know about this: top 20 secrets

Air travel is very common these days and many airlines don't want you to know a thing or two about flying. These secrets can help you stay on top of things. 1. Your smartphone will not hit the plane The stewardesses ask everyone to switch their ...

The pilot had a panic attack while boarding an aircraft with 148 passengers on board

The co-pilot of the British airline EasyJet suffered a panic attack as the plane was approaching a runway in Scotland. The day before, when the plane was landing by the same flight team, when the airliner had already dropped to a height of 30 feet (9,14 m), the dispatcher gave ...

Explanation of the pilot: 5 things you wanted to know about the planes, but did not know who to ask

Airplane pilot John Cox answered the most interesting questions that concern everyone who has flown an airplane at least once in their life. Writes about this USA Today. Many passengers take animals on board for emotional support. What to do…

Passenger replaced non-working pilot

In the UK, the pilot of EasyJet did not go to work, the passenger who had a pilot's license did not want to wait long and sat down at the helm of the plane himself. Writes about this Lenta.Ru. The plane of the EasyJet airline, which was supposed to fly from Manchester (Britain) to Alicante ...

He worked as a lawyer, and dreamed about the sky: the story of a pilot landing a falling plane in Russia

Damir Yusupov is a pilot of a Ural Airlines plane that made an emergency landing in a corn field. After the plane collided with a flock of seagulls on takeoff, the birds hit both engines, one of them caught fire, the other lost power. Meduza has written history ...

The man turned out to be the only passenger on board the Delta flight and made a charming video

A Delta passenger recently wrote that he was lucky to fly a "private" plane. He was the only passenger on board. But netizens were more interested in a handsome co-pilot than in a man's luck. Writes about this Fox News. Award-winning director Vincent Peone ...

New Jersey flight pilots were detained before departure: both were drunk

Two pilots were arrested after a flight from Glasgow Airport to New Jersey was canceled. They were arrested by the police on suspicion that they were under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Flight UA162 to Newark, NJ was to leave Glasgow Airport at 9 ...

Delta pilot arrested before takeoff: suspect he was drunk

A Delta airline pilot was arrested July 30 at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport on suspicion that he intended to fly the plane while intoxicated. Gabriel Lyle Schroeder, 37, of Rosemount, Minnesota, was arrested at around 11:00 am local time after ...

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