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Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Feds Withhold Pilot Survey

NASA conducted a thorough survey of commercial pilots and the results point to needed improvements in airline safety and better customer service. NASA refuses to provide the survey, according to an Associated Press story in the Seattle Times.

The reason: "A senior NASA official, associate administrator Thomas S. Luedtke, said earlier that revealing the findings could damage the public's confidence in airlines and affect airline profits."