Pilots

  • Air France Crash: Pilot Marc Dubois Reportedly Was Sleep Deprived

    Air France Crash: Pilot Marc Dubois Reportedly Was Sleep Deprived

    On May 31, 2009, an Air France plane carrying 228 people from Brazil to France crashed into the Atlantic Ocean, killing everyone on board. It was one of the deadliest accidents in aviation history, and according to a recently disclosed judicial report, the pilot had only one hour of sleep. "I didn't sleep... Continue Reading

  • United Airlines Pilots File Racial Discrimination Suit

    United Airlines Pilots File Racial Discrimination Suit

    Two dozen black pilots alleged in a lawsuit on Tuesday that United Continental Holdings, the parent of United Airlines, passed them over for management promotions because of race. The world's biggest carrier denied the allegations and said it would fight them in court. Continue Reading

  • 10 Most Stressful Jobs Of 2012

    10 Most Stressful Jobs Of 2012

    For many Americans, stress is an integral part of work. Whether caused by looming deadlines, balancing demands of job and family, or a career that routinely involves risks to life and limb, stress can both help us do our jobs better -- by keeping us on our toes -- and take a toll on our overall health by... Continue Reading