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What jetBlue’s Pilot Meltdown Means

I’ve struggled to find something meaningful to say about the incident when the captain of a jetBlue flight suffered from what appeared to be a “nervous breakdown,” resulting in his eventual restraint and later criminal charges. I think criminal charges are wholly unwarranted and an example of the double-standard and prejudice we hold against people [...]
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JetBlue suspends captain following in-flight meltdown

News : Field Notes (3 years ago)

JetBlue announced Wednesday that it is suspending the captain whose bizarre behavior prompted his fellow co-pilot to lock him out of the cockpit on a flight from New York to Las Vegas. Clayton Osbon, 49, has been a pilot at JetBlue ... Read Post

JetBlue Pilot Clayton Osbon Suspended, Facing Charges After Flight 191 Midair Meltdown [Video]

News : The Inquisitr - News (3 years ago)

Federal authorities have charged a JetBlue Airways pilot who caused a disturbance on board a flight to Las Vegas with interfering with a flight crew. An affidavit unsealed Wednesday states that Clayton Frederick Osbon, 49, caused Je... Read Post

JetBlue pilot charged for meltdown goes to court

News : CNN's This Just In (3 years ago)

The JetBlue pilot arrested after an apparent midair meltdown last week was taken to the federal courthouse in Amarillo, Texas, Monday morning, a court official said. Authorities transferred Clayton Osbon, the captain of JetBlue Flig... Read Post


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