Airline Pilot

July 7, 2014: A Frontier Airlines flight attendant passes out pizza to passengers waiting out a delay in Cheyenne, Wyo. (Photo credit: Passenger Logan Marie Torres via Facebook)

Pilot buys pizzas for passengers grounded by storm

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Faced with potentially hungry — and grumpy — passengers, a Frontier Airlines pilot treated them to pizza when storms diverted a Denver-bound flight to Cheyenne, where the plane was stuck for […]

07/09/2014

Pilot in cockpit of jet

Airline pilot shortage? Not clear, report says

WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s not clear there is a shortage of airline pilots even though regional airlines report difficulty over the past year in finding enough pilots to hire, according to a draft report by […]

02/28/2014

Jan. 12, 2014: Passengers exit a Southwest Airlines flight that was supposed to land at Branson Airport in Branson, Mo., but instead landed at Taney County Airport, in Hollister, Mo., that only has about half as much runway. (AP Photo/ Scott Schieffer)

NTSB: Pilots confused by wrong airport’s lights

WASHINGTON (AP) — Southwest Airlines pilots who recently landed at the wrong airport in Missouri have told investigators they were confused by the small airport’s runway lights, believing it to be a larger airport in […]

01/17/2014

Jan. 12, 2014: Passengers exit a Southwest Airlines flight that was supposed to land at Branson Airport in Branson, Mo., but instead landed at Taney County Airport, in Hollister, Mo., that only has about half as much runway. (AP Photo/ Scott Schieffer)

Pilots grounded after landing at wrong airport

DALLAS (AP) — The pilots of a Southwest Airlines flight that mistakenly landed at the wrong Missouri airport were grounded Monday, less than a day after they touched down at a small airfield that gave […]

01/13/2014

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