Friday, September 30, 2005 Ask The Pilot: Why JetBlue's heroic LAX landing was anything but

Patrick Smith punctures the hype around the JetBlue 292 saga: “Essentially, they performed a routine landing. A bit more finesse at letting the nose down, maybe, is about the extent of it.” (John Nance, writing at ABC News, has a similar take: “Sorry. No. Routine. We train for this, and a lot more.”)