Airline Pilots Cleared to Carry Guns

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http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/18/international/worldspecial/18PILO.html Federal officials are giving 46 pilots for large airlines .40-caliber semiautomatic handguns that they will be able to carry into their cockpits. The first training class for pilots ends this weekend at the federal law enforcement training center in Glynco, Ga. "When the cockpit door is closed, you really don't know what's going to be on the other side," said one pilot, reports the New York Times. Tens of thousands more . . .

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