Friday's Quote of the Day
"Where are the brakes?" - First question asked by airline stewardess as she replaces plane's co-pilot
Patti DeLuna, 61, was summoned to the cockpit of an American Airlines flight carrying 225 passengers after the co-pilot collapsed. She had an expired 1970 commercial pilot's licence and immediately had to familiarise herself with the controls as she followed the captain's instructions for landing.
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