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What Are the Odds?: Boeing 737 crashes exacerbate consumer fears, despite other everyday events being more dangerous

What Are the Odds?: Boeing 737 crashes exacerbate consumer fears, despite other everyday events being more dangerous

Heidi Peng

April 19, 2019

Just six minutes after its takeoff on March 10, Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crashed, killing all 157 people on board. This was the second crash of a Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft in under six months. While these crashes have caused widespread concerns about the safety of different flights, Tyler Miller,...

Sophomore John Lawless aspires to use his experience as a student pilot to achieve his goals in aviation

Sophomore John Lawless aspires to use his experience as a student pilot to achieve his goals in aviation

15min

January 24, 2013

What made you want to learn how to fly a plane? I always thought planes were cool since I was a kid, and, well, I never outgrew it. I was the kid on the baseball diamond who would always look up at first sound of a plane and scan the sky for it; I’m still like that today.   How long has becoming a pilot taken? Well, so far I have 46 hours of ...

Sky High

15min

October 20, 2010

Junior Ateev Gupta flies as a student pilot at Montgomery Aviation By Chris li <cli@hilite.org> When did you first begin flying? Somewhere between eighth grade and ninth grade, I took a demo flight. And then, probably a few months later, I started going more regularly. What prompted you...