Seconds from Disaster
(TV Series documentary)
Himself - National Operations Manager, FAA
... Himself - National Operations Manager, FAA
Did You Know?
Personally issued a nationwide grounding of all air traffic in the moments following the crash of United Airlines Flight 175 into the second tower of the World Trade Center, during the terrorist attacks of 9/11. Later, when American Airlines Flight 77 struck the Pentagon, he ordered all inbound flights to land immediately, regardless of their final destinations.