aviation accidents and incidents

  • ‘Near Collisions’ of Commercial Jets Happen All the Time, Apparently

    ‘Near Collisions’ of Commercial Jets Happen All the Time, Apparently

    Easily qualifying as the worst thing I’ve read all week, a terrifying new report from the New York Times claims that “near collision” episodes involving commercial airlines are a weekly occurrence in America. The Times report draws on extensive records sourced from the Federal Aviation Administration, as well as a little-known NASA database that holds…