America West Flight 556

America West Flight 556

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. America West Flight 556 was a regularly scheduled flight from Miami, Florida, to Phoenix, Arizona, operated by America West Airlines. On July 1, 2002, the plane was ordered back to the terminal after the pilots were suspected of being legally drunk. The pilots were ultimately convicted of operating an aircraft while intoxicated. On June 30, Captain Thomas Cloyd and First Officer Christopher Hughes flew from Phoenix to Miami. That night, they entered Mr. Moe's, a sports bar in Miami's Coconut Grove neighborhood, along with the three flight attendants scheduled to fly with them on Flight 556 the next morning. At 10:30 p.m. that night, Cloyd opened up a tab. Over the next six hours, Cloyd and Hughes drank seven 34-ounce beers, seven 16-ounce beers, one draft beer of unspecified size, and a martini. They also ate a hamburger.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 200g
  • Ord Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136275783
  • 9786136275789