One would think that with today's technology a test like this would be a "walk in the park", obviously no so. Hopefully, something can be learned from this so their loss will not be in vain. God bless their families.
Hey, have any of you folks heard of Islip- MacArthur: KISP, out here on Long Island? Only Southwest seems to know it exists. It's large, easy to get to and ready for all the major players to come back since the new addition to the terminal was built. Just taking away all the Long Island flyers from the "big 3" nyc area aerodromes would ease congestion.
Unions have far out lived their primary purpose...realistic hours, REASONABLE wages, getting children out of the workplace, etc.. Whether it's a company or the government they have the "tail wagging the dog" and a "gun to everyones head". They alone have driven our manufacturing base out of the country.
Just like Woody Johnson not to use the JetBlue "JETS" Airbus....as a season ticket holder I was disappointed to see him choose California wine for the Jets special edition wine...I would have chosen Long Island or upstate NY wine. :o(