Re: Sterile Cockpit ????

From:         stdhuff1@cicero.spc.uchicago.edu (dg huffer)
Organization: Put that in your smoke and pipe it
Date:         21 Oct 96 13:31:40 
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In article <airliners.1996.2039@ohare.chicago.com>,
speedpuppy  <dargonis@nando.net> wrote:
>AuDMCL wrote:
>>
>> What is the "sterile cockpit" rule.  Something to do with vasectomies?
>
>faa rule states that no "non-pertanent" (sorry spelling) communication
>will occur during aircraft operations below 10,000 ft.....this includes
>from brake release (taxi) to brake set (at gate)

When I fly on FedEx planes, that is the only time they leave the cockpit
door opened.  Why?  And do they do this on passenger planes too?

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dg huffer