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Old 01-27-2020, 09:13 PM
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Originally Posted by JKellyMap View Post
Fog + Im tired of waiting lets just get a move-on = Tenerife
I actually know someone who use to fly celebrities around. There is truth to the idea that pilots are encouraged to push things to the limit. That would explain the VFR skud run down RT 101. But it appears that the pilot had realized he couldn't continue this and was attempting to climb out of a bad situation. If there was a second pilot onboard then they could have divided up the flying tasks and it wouldn't have gotten out of control. When you're 23 seconds away from hitting something and you're attention has been diverted for 30 seconds then......