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Airplane Pilot Almost Literally Loses His Head In Runway Close-Call

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 09.21.2016 | Weird News

It doesn’t get much closer than this. Footage recorded at the National Championship Air Races in Reno, Nevada, shows the absolutely terrifying momen...

Derailment And How To Manage It

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 08.19.2016 | Healthy Living
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Jane Simon, M.D.

Although we can't undo the past, we can recognize a derailment and take action to get back on track.

16-Year-Old From Compton Becomes Youngest Black Pilot To Fly Around The U.S.

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 07.25.2016 | Black Voices

A Compton teen has become the youngest black pilot to fly around the country. Isaiah Cooper, 16, made history when he landed in his hometown on Monday...

Boozing Altitude: JetBlue Pilot Flew Drunk, Blamed Gum For .111 Reading, Feds Say

Reuters | Ron Dicker | Posted 04.28.2016 | Crime

U.S. prosecutors have charged a JetBlue pilot with flying while drunk from Orlando to New York last year with 151 passengers on board, officials said ...

Nick Tramontano; an Aviator's Legacy of Kindness

Christine Negroni | Posted 02.15.2016 | Travel
Christine Negroni

Consider this quote from Irish aviation executive Willie Walsh talking about the boss of a competing airline, Virgin's Richard Branson. "I don't lik...

Willow and Big Mac Get the Flight of their Lives

Steve Rhode | Posted 12.17.2015 | Good News
Steve Rhode

Now here is a mission flight to save dogs that had a couple of unexpected twists and a bunch of firsts.

Pilot Combats Boredom With Hilarious Beach Boys Spoof

The Huffington Post | Samantha Guff | Posted 11.21.2015 | Travel

Ah, to be an airplane pilot. Sounds exciting, right? Not always, apparently. Turns out there is a lot of sitting around ('round, 'round). YouTuber and...

Dachshund Cruises Airport In Pilot's Uniform, Commands Attention

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 11.12.2015 | Weird News

If the guy played by Leonardo DiCaprio in "Catch Me If You Can" could impersonate an airline pilot, why not Crusoe the Celebrity Dachshund? Watch the ...

Boston Local's ESL Most Watched Pilot on Funny or Die

Sam Rivman | Posted 10.19.2016 | Entertainment
Sam Rivman

As a resident of Boston working in the film industry, it always excites me to hear about the success of local Boston talent. Jonathan Sacramone is an actor, writer, improvisor, comedian, and producer who got his start right here in Beantown.

A New Lena Dunham Show Is Coming To HBO

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 10.14.2015 | Entertainment

Lena Dunham is bringing more feminism to HBO with "Max," a new half-hour pilot about a woman trying to rise in the magazine world during the 1960s. Ac...

American Airlines Pilot Dies During Flight

The Huffington Post | Willa Frej | Posted 10.06.2015 | Crime

American Airlines pilot Michael Johnston, 57, died in the early hours of Monday morning on an overnight flight from Phoenix to Boston, the company sai...

Saving the Lives of Dogs, One Flight at a Time

Steve Rhode | Posted 09.30.2016 | Good News
Steve Rhode

Recently I launched as a way to allow people to share in the future dog rescue flights my wife and I do. If you love dogs, you'll probably enjoy the story below of our most recent flight.

Woman With No Pilot Experience Makes Emergency Crash Landing

Associated Press | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 08.24.2015 | World

MADRID (AP) — Spanish officials say a woman who had never flown a plane brought a micro-light aircraft in for a crash landing after her pilot husban...

15 Photos that Capture the Magic of Aviation

DL Cade | Posted 06.21.2016 | Travel
DL Cade

Human flight is a modern-day miracle. One day we were staring at the birds longing for their high-flying freedom; the next a pair of brothers were joi...

WWII Female Pilot Flies Favorite Fighter Plane 70 Years Later

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 05.18.2015 | Good News

One daring nonagenarian took to the skies to relive her remarkable past. British World War II pilot Joy Lofthouse had the chance, earlier this mon...

95-Year-Old Air Force Veteran Sets Record As World's Oldest Active Pilot

The Associated Press | Posted 04.16.2015 | Good News

PLACERVILLE, Calif. (AP) - A 95-year-old Northern California man has become the world's oldest active pilot. The Sacramento Bee (

Germanwings Flight 9525: A Psychotherapist Questions Germany's Medical Privacy Laws and International Airline Regulations

Nell Kathleen Gibbon | Posted 06.08.2015 | Impact
Nell Kathleen Gibbon

I hope this tragedy fuels more public awareness that we all need to know the signs and symptoms of someone who is having a psychiatric emergency.

Pilots Donate Time, Fuel To Fly Dogs Facing Euthanasia To Rescue Shelters

The Associated Press | Sue Manning | Posted 04.09.2015 | Good News

LOS ANGELES (AP) — For some dogs, a chance at the good life takes off when the pilots do. Thousands of pooches facing euthanasia — some just ho...

Why We Must Not Fear Depression in the Wake of the Germanwings Tragedy

Jonathan Alpert | Posted 05.29.2015 | Healthy Living
Jonathan Alpert

In the wake of the Germanwings crash, questions abound about what happened, what was going through the mind of co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, what his motiv...

The Truth Behind Fighter Pilot Passing Floating Snickers

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.07.2015 | Weird News

A mysterious video of a pilot floating a Snickers bar to a copilot in a fighter jet piqued Internet curiosity over the past few days. The unlisted You...

Daughters of the Desert: Emirati Women

Dr. Samineh I. Shaheem | Posted 12.02.2014 | Women
Dr. Samineh I. Shaheem

Since moving back to the Emirates in 2010, I've also been fortunate to work with charming Emirati professionals who are amongst the most devoted and committed nationals filled with enthusiasm and an insatiable appetite to follow their leaders on the trail towards triumph in so many sectors and scenes.

This Woman Went From Being Too Scared To Fly – To Flying Commercial Planes For A Living!

Posted 07.22.2014 | Home

"One of the reasons I started my website is that I wanted a place for women to come together and dream. We women need to know that we don't have to ha...

Conversations With Alan Parsons and The Dandy Warhols' Courtney Taylor-Taylor, Plus Ki:Theory and The Gloaming Exclusives

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.28.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"What I and every artists I knew at 14, 15 years old, punk or new wave kids, all we really wanted was to create a world where people understood us and were interesting to us and we were interesting to them."

The Continuing Mystery of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

Patrick Smith | Posted 05.14.2014 | Business
Patrick Smith

It's fascinating how this story has moved from being one about a presumed airplane crash to, really, a mystery story. It's the very missing-ness of the plane that the public finds so captivating.

Flight Cabin Etiquette 101

Dane Steele Green | Posted 04.09.2014 | Travel
Dane Steele Green

The downside is that people who are snotty and obnoxious on the ground are also snotty and obnoxious in the air. Worse, once you are on the plane, you can't get away from them.