31 Jan '18, 6pm

Air Force suspends solo T-6 trainer flights over hypoxia fears

Air Force suspends solo T-6 trainer flights over hypoxia fears

A screenshot of a message posted early Wednesday on the unofficial Facebook page Air Force amn/nco/snco also said that Maj. Gen. Patrick Doherty, commander of the 19th Air Force, has authorized all T-6 instructor and student pilots to fly with their masks down ― that is, with one bayonet, or connector, unlatched. This is so they can breathe cockpit air to lessen the risk against hypoxia and related problems, and will be allowed both on the ground and in flight.

Full article: https://www.airforcetimes.com/news/your-air-force/2018/01...

Tweets

Air Force grounds all T-6 flights after multiple hypoxia-like problems

Air Force grounds all T-6 flights after multipl...

airforcetimes.com 01 Feb '18, 3am

The release did not specify how many events have taken place, or what problems pilots experienced. But in addition to hypo...

Google Flights to Find Cheaper Fares, Give Reason for Delays by @MattGSouthern

Google Flights to Find Cheaper Fares, Give Reas...

searchenginejournal.com 31 Jan '18, 7pm

Google announced three updates to Google Flights that are all centered around keeping searchers more informed. Google Flig...

Wilson: Air Force to bolster 'high-end' fighting capabilities: The Air Force is ramping up…

Wilson: Air Force to bolster 'high-end' fightin...

stripes.com 04 Feb '18, 5pm

(TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE) — The Air Force is ramping up its doctrine to prepare for the possibility of a “high-end” fight aga...