PILOTS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PILOTS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Pilots strike in Argentina, stranding thousands http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58288622-79/pilots-strike-argentina-thousands.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58288622-79/pilots-strike-argentina-thousands.html.csp">Pilots strike in Argentina, stranding thousands</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T12:04:02.158-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 12:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Buenos Aires • Argentina’s government stepped in to halt a brief pilot’s strike that stranded thousands of passengers Tuesday in the country’s capital. More than 30 international and local flights by state-run Aerolineas Argentinas and Austral were cancelled or delayed, including routes to cities such as Miami, Caracas and Bogota. The Labor Ministry then ordered the two sides to accept mediation, and union leaders said operations would soon be back to normal. The secretary-general off the Associ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582886222014-08-12T12:04:02.158-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T12:04:02.158-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58288622@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:04:02 MDT As air traffic doubles, safety becomes imperative http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58236708-79/says-safety-pilots-airlines.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58236708-79/says-safety-pilots-airlines.html.csp">As air traffic doubles, safety becomes imperative</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCOTT MAYEROWITZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T17:07:45.911-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 05:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • More travelers are flying than ever before, creating a daunting challenge for airlines: keep passengers safe in an ever more crowded airspace. Each day, 8.3 million people around the globe — roughly the population of New York City — step aboard an airplane. They almost always land safely. Some flights, however, are safer than others. The accident rate in Africa, for instance, is nearly five times that of the worldwide average, according to the International Civil Aviation Organization...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582367082014-07-29T17:07:45.911-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T17:07:45.911-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58236708@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:07:45 MDT 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