Crash In 2007 Killed Three, Left Defendant A Paraplegic
In a bitter case dating back to August, 2007, former Royal Air
Force Flight Lieutenant Robert Hamilton has pleaded guilty to a
charge of negligence in the crash of an RAF Westland Puma
helicopter in a field at Catterick Garrison, North Yorkshire.
He also stands charged with willful neglect.
Milestone Set By Pilot Who Was Part Of F-22 Test Program
A significant milestone has been reached by a pilot of the F-22
Raptor fighter. The US Air Force reports that on November 4 at
Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Alaska, Lieutenant Colonel David
Piffarerio, commander of the 302nd Fighter Squadron, became the
first pilot to fly 1,000 hours in the F-22.