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Scott Dyer [HPN/NY]
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Groggy F/O Causes CAT
      #340518 - 04/16/12 05:32 PM

The F/O took a bit more than a power nap, but when he awoke it seems he
nearly put his 767 into an opposite direction aircraft 1,000' below, victim
to the illusion of the oncoming aircraft descending through the observer's
altitude:

http://www.avherald.com/h?article=4362ebf0/0000&opt=0

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Randy Sohn
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Re: Groggy F/O Causes CAT [Re: Scott Dyer [HPN/NY]]
      #340527 - 04/16/12 08:42 PM

Quote:

into an opposite direction aircraft 1,000' below, victim
to the illusion of the oncoming aircraft descending through the observer's
altitude:




Remind you of that Eastern Connie and - who was it, TWA? - many years ago. (? White was the captain on the Eastern flight, saved many from burns)

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Anne Umphrey (KBED)
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Re: Groggy F/O Causes CAT [Re: Scott Dyer [HPN/NY]]
      #340530 - 04/16/12 09:31 PM

See thread in Accidents and Incidents

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You haven't seen a tree until you've seen its shadow from the sky.
- Amelia Earhart, 1897 - 1937


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