Close pass. With men and women in the same work environment, there are all these rules and subtleties of behavior that you have to follow. Dan Dorr reports that at the Southwest Airlines Training Center, a female captain was getting her annual check ride in the simulator. It's a tight cockpit with lots of activity when things get busy. During the 'flight', the check airman reached for a switch and brushed her, um, chest. After a moment of uncomfortable silence, she said "I think I just passed my check ride." And the check airman said, "I think you did".



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