The Federal Flight Deck Officer (FFDO) program is run by the Federal Air Marshal
Service with the aim of allowing volunteer pilots of commercial airline flights to
carry firearms for the ... Partici...
11 hijackings of four commercial jetliners. The change ... A potential bill allowing
pilots to be armed would not be without serious opposition. Airline industry ...
Indicate whether or not you feel that all airplane pilots on commercial flights
should be armed to protect themselves in case of attack.
Jan 16, 2009 ... Rebuttals To Those Who Think Pilots Should Not Be Armed .... is placing sky
marshals -- or Federal Air Marshals -- on commercial flights.
Jun 15, 2012 ... 11 should endure — and what actually keeps Americans safe. ... who was a gun-
toting pilot when he served as a Federal Flight Deck Officer, told ... The exact
number of armed pilots remains classified, but it's in the thousands.
Apr 10, 2014 ... Rand Paul: 'I Want All Pilots To Be Armed' ... the Federal Flight Deck Officer
program (FFDO), permitting pilots of commercial airline flights to carry firearms. ...
Here's How The AP Should Have Written Its Hillary Clinton Article ...
Jul 7, 2008 ... Bob Lambert, president of the Airline Pilots' Security Alliance (APSA), ... al Qaeda
still has an interest in using commercial aviation in the United States ... Lambert
agreed that cargo pilots should be included in the program and ...
Oct 29, 2001 ... ... in which misguided thugs sought martyrdom by turning commercial airliners ...
Yet since El Al airlines armed its pilots and flight attendants, they have ... Arming
pilots should not be a last resort, but rather the first response to ...
Jun 28, 2002 ... be addressed if pilots were to be armed; and (3) possible alternatives ... that the
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) had received by March 15, 2002, in ...
2001,3 on whether pilots should be allowed to carry firearms in the ...
May 22, 2002 ... ... be allowed to have guns in the cockpit on commercial airline flights. ... reads "
Guns belong to government; the people should not be armed.