Airlines grapple with H1N1 on planes

. By Adam Ghassemi KATU News and KATU.com Staff PORTLAND, Ore. – A big concern for airlines is how to stop the spread of viruses, like H1N1, while people are in confined spaces like an airplane. Doctors suggest the answer may be to require people who are sick or not...

Demystifying No Fault Found

. By Michael D. Lam/Overhaul & Maintenance This article appeared in Overhaul & Maintenance’s May 2009 issue. We start, appropriately enough for a mystery, with a riddle: Q: What do you get when you cross Murphy’s Law (“Whatever can go...

How to survive a plane crash

. Reprinted from CNN By Emma Clarke LONDON, England (CNN) — We tend to assume that if an airplane crashes our time is up. But recent experience and statistics tell a different story. Out of the 134 people on board the Turkish Airlines flight that crashed at...