Here’s an op-ed’ish’ feature for all my fellow pilots and aspiring student pilots. I get asked this a lot. Do I need a type rating? Is a type rating worth it? Does a type rating better my chances of landing a job in the airlines? While these are all relevant questions and as of May

I just got out of Ram Madhvani’s ‘Neerja’ and on the way down the multiplex staircase, heard this group talk about the Pilot’s cowardice for running away from the airplane. The brave heart Neerja Bhanot saved 340 lives on Pan Am 73 but has the movie failed at addressing the fundamentals of the hijack? Were