PILOTS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PILOTS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utahn in Navy gets his first flight with Blue Angels http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58197712-90/hernandez-navy-angels-blue.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58197712-90/hernandez-navy-angels-blue.html.csp">Utahn in Navy gets his first flight with Blue Angels</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T12:54:20.264-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 12:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The U.S. Navy is filled with history for Petty Officer 1st Class Ben Hernandez. Hernandez is was born and raised in Murray and his grandfather, great uncle, uncle and two older brothers all served in Navy. Hernandez has been in the Navy for almost 12 years as a hospital corpsman. He has spent the last three years living in Pensacola , Fla., with one of the most famous outfits in the U.S. military — the Blue Angels. “Just the chance to do something with such historical significance in the Nav...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58197712@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:54:20 MDT Missing Malaysian jet’s crew was probably unresponsive, officials say http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58120084-68/crew-unresponsive-hypoxia-plane.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58120084-68/crew-unresponsive-hypoxia-plane.html.csp">Missing Malaysian jet’s crew was probably unresponsive, officials say</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEITH BRADSHER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The New York Times</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-26T20:12:01.51-06:00">Updated Jun 26, 2014 08:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Canberra, Australia - The missing Malaysia Airlines jet appears to have been on autopilot as it flew south across the Indian Ocean until running out of fuel, and the likeliest scenario is that the crew of Flight 370 was unresponsive, possibly suffering from the effects of oxygen deprivation, Australian officials said Thursday in announcing a new deep-sea search for the aircraft. A report issued by the Australian Transport Safety Bureau, outlining how the new search zone had been chosen, said th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58120084@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Jun 2014 20:12:01 MDT NTSB faults pilot ‘mismanagment’ in Asiana flight http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58109453-68/plane-flight-board-speed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58109453-68/plane-flight-board-speed.html.csp">NTSB faults pilot ‘mismanagment’ in Asiana flight</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOAN LOWY and MARTHA MENDOZA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-24T14:27:24.152-06:00">Updated Jun 24, 2014 02:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Asiana Flight 214’s pilots caused the crash last year of their airliner carrying more than 300 people by bungling a landing approach in San Francisco, including inadvertently deactivating the plane’s key control for airspeed, the National Transportation Safety Board concluded Tuesday. But the board also said the complexity of the Boeing 777’s autothrottle and auto flight director — two of the plane’s key systems for controlling flight — contributed to the accident. Materials provide...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58109453@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Jun 2014 14:27:24 MDT