Mike Nichols column: Budget cuts are not a wing and a prayer

8:29 AM, Mar. 25, 2013
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Jim Retzlaff has a pretty basic observation about pilots that a lot of people seem to have forgotten:

"We don't want to die."

I know where you think I'm going with this. You think I am going to start carping about the Federal Aviation Administration's intention to cut funding for air traffic control towers at smaller airports all around the country due to so-called federal budget sequestration. ...

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