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Ridiculous: Air Canada Flight Has To Declare “Mayday” Four Times Before Being Allowed To Land

Well this is just plain ridiculous. Given that pilots around the world all have different native languages, terms used when communicating with air traffic control are heavily standardized to avoid miscommunication. When it comes to a serious situation, there are ... Link to entire article »