The Peterson AFB chapel recently hosted its annual National Prayer Luncheon to “honor [the] freedom” of religion guaranteed by the US Constitution. Their guest speaker was Jerry Schemmel, a survivor of the crash of United Airlines Flight 232. UA 232 is famous for its crash landing in Sioux City, Iowa, after it lost all hydraulics and the pilots (including a non-crew member pilot from the passenger deck) managed to “land” the crippled aircraft using only differential thrust.
While 184 passengers and crew survived, 112 were killed. Schemmel was warned Continue reading