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Gaps in Vetting Visas Allowed Saudi Gunman Into U.S. Pilot Training

Gaps in Vetting Visas Allowed Saudi Gunman Into U.S. Pilot Training

Gaps in Vetting Visas Allowed Saudi Gunman Into U.S. Pilot Training Gaps in Vetting Visas Allowed Saudi Gunman Into U.S. Pilot Training Lieutenant Alshamrani’s dream was to learn to fly, family members said. Born in a small farming town in southern Saudi Arabia, he grew up in Al Ahsa, not far from the sprawling Saudi Aramco compound in the eastern …

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U.S. Fighter Jet Crashes in Britain, With One Pilot Aboard

U.S. Fighter Jet Crashes in Britain, With One Pilot Aboard

U.S. Fighter Jet Crashes in Britain, With One Pilot Aboard U.S. Fighter Jet Crashes in Britain, With One Pilot Aboard LONDON — An American fighter jet crashed Monday morning on a routine training flight off the northeast coast of England, the United States Air Force said. A British search and rescue team was helping to search for the one pilot …

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Overlooked No More: Roberta Cowell, Trans Trailblazer, Pilot and Auto Racer

Overlooked No More: Roberta Cowell, Trans Trailblazer, Pilot and Auto Racer

Overlooked No More: Roberta Cowell, Trans Trailblazer, Pilot and Auto Racer Overlooked No More: Roberta Cowell, Trans Trailblazer, Pilot and Auto Racer By several accounts, Dillon fell deeply in love with Cowell, but she ultimately rejected his proposal of marriage. Roberta Elizabeth Marshall Cowell (no relation to the author of this article) was born on April 8, 1918, in Croydon, …

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