Question of the Week: Should ‘The Right Stuff’ Necessarily Include a Pilot’s License?


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Two weeks into the search for Steve Fossett, the aviation community is still doing all it can to find the missing adventurer, despite increasing difficulties in navigating the terrain and gathering new leads.

Last week, we asked what AVweb readers thought of the massive search that’s been conducted on Fossett’s behalf.  We received quite a bit ofe-mail on the subject, and 38% of those who responded to our poll thought that Fossett shouldn’t have gotten any more attention than any other pilot who was lost or missing.

For a complete breakdown of the responses, click here.
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With NASA aggressively recruiting astronauts for their 2009 graduating class, we thought it might be a good time to ask AVweb readers what constitutes "the right stuff" these days – and whether it should always include a pilot’s license.

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