A cockpit or flight deck is the area, usually near the front of an aircraft, from which
a pilot controls the aircraft. Most modern cockpits are enclosed, except on some ...
Mar 26, 2015 ... How would the cockpit doors on the crashed Germanwings Airbus have been
Mar 26, 2015 ... Reports that one of the pilots on board Germanwings Flight 9525 was locked out
of the cockpit has thrown cockpit security protocols into the ...
All the switches, dials, and knobs in the cockpit control the various aircraft
systems, and every aircraft has different systems. Let's take a very popular airliner
, the ...
Mar 19, 2014 ... Update: March 26, 2015: Follow our live coverage of the Germanwings crash
here. Read our original report below on the new cockpit door ...
Mar 26, 2015 ... First, the man can be heard knocking on the cockpit door, to no response. Then,
as the jet plunges lower toward the French Alps, he can be ...
Apr 4, 2003 ... Every large commercial plane flying in the United States will have bulletproof
cockpit doors by next week, but airline security experts say the ...
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Cockpit Country was the name given to the area by the British during the First
Maroon War (~1730-1738) because it reminded them of the "cockpit" in the aft ...
Mar 27, 2015 ... Policies for locking airline cockpit doors — reinforced throughout the industry
after the terrorist hijackings on Sept. 11, 2001 — differ among ...
Mar 26, 2015 ... Modern cockpit doors have safety systems to keep out intruders. They can be
opened from the cabin - to help pilots in an emergency.