Heroes in the Tower- page 6 | Flight Today | Air & Space Magazine
Current Issue
September 2014 magazine cover
Subscribe

Save 47% off the cover price!

At Amsterdam's Schipol airport in the Netherlands, air traffic controllers oversaw 386,000 takeoffs and landings last year. (Mark Brouwer)

Heroes in the Tower

Stories about air traffic controllers that you probably didn’t see on the evening news.

Air & Space Magazine | Subscribe

(Continued from page 5)

“I figured: Look, if it was the wrong decision, what’s the worst thing that would happen? I’d be back practicing law sooner than I expected.” Sliney stuck with the FAA until 2003. Today he is back in New York, once again working as a lawyer.

Michael Klesius is a former Air & Space associate editor.

Comment on this Story

comments powered by Disqus