Continental Captain Dies Mid-Flight

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  1. KnightSaberAmi

    KnightSaberAmi Nyan Nyan

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    God Bless
     
  2. megatronkicksas

    megatronkicksas Well-Known Member

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    Holy shit that's insane.
     
  3. Brawlastator

    Brawlastator it is our life - jon bovi

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    So Continental loses two kids in one week and now a pilot dies mid flight? I'm calling curse.
     
  4. Dremare

    Dremare Had an Epiphany

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    Now that's insane.
     
  5. Star Sabre James

    Star Sabre James <b>The JUICE</b> TFW2005 Supporter

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    That's a truly sad story. The only good thing was that the rest of the passengers made it safely to Newark.
     
  6. smkspy

    smkspy is one nice fucking kitty

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    Yes, insanity that a 62-yr old man died of natural causes. I've lost faith in humanity...wait, wrong thread sorry.

    RIP pilot and RIP the 250,000-300,000 other people that die everyday for various reasons.
     
  7. Optimus Sledge

    Optimus Sledge Yar har fiddle di dee

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    I wonder what they mean by "natural causes"?
     
  8. smkspy

    smkspy is one nice fucking kitty

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    That he snorted so much coke his heart just stopped. Kinda like Snoop Dogg on Soul Plane.
     
  9. Sol Fury

    Sol Fury The British Butcher Administrator News Staff

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    It's a tribute to the reserve crew that they could step into a situation like that and turn things around. In a case like that, they all need to keep a cool head and take control for the sake of everyone on board.
     
  10. rattrap007

    rattrap007 Insert witty comment here TFW2005 Supporter

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    Shouldn't have had the fish...


    Just want to tell you good luck. We're all counting on you.

    RIP Capt.
     
  11. Red Alert

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    I was freaking out this morning over this story.

    My uncle flies for continental and was almost the exact info

    Based in Newark
    61 yo
    20+ years with continental
    Lives in Jersey.

    I feel for his family on this one.
     

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