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Ready, Set, Fix that plane in 15 minutes or less!

Ready, Set, Fix that plane in 15 minutes or less!

The two mechanics aren’t in an airport hangar, though. They are in McCormick Place Convention Center, in the annual Aerospace Maintenance Competition. A crowd formed Tuesday, on edge as the mechanics methodically tapped each blade…





Your pilot has a new job—and a bigger plane to fly

Your pilot has a new job—and a bigger plane to fly

That rapid advancement to new cockpit seats is fueling anxieties over whether pilots’ newness to certain aircraft could lead to more minor mishaps that go unnoticed by the flying public—or more serious incidents and accidents….