Runway Zero-Eight Author:Arthur Hailey The lives of 59 passengers and crew members on board the plummeting airliner were in the hands of three brave people: — Janet Benson -- The blonde, 21-year-old stewardess, who suddenly found that she had to work the controls. — Dr. Baird -- "I know nothing about flying. All I know is this. There are people on this plane who will die within a few h... more »ours..."
George Spencer -- Thirteen years ago he had flown single-engine fighter planes...« less