April 3, 2008April 30, 2022 Heather Poole Pilot’s Gun Goes Off In Cockpit Plenty of pilots have been known to shoot blanks. Hey, it happens. And I totally understand if your weapon goes off prematurely. There’s nothing to be ashamed of. But not in the cockpit! AdvertisementShare with your friendsTwitterEmailPinterestMoreFacebookLike this:Like Loading...
“the Office of Inspector General — an independent arm of the Department of Homeland Security — concluded the design of the locking holsters “increases the likelihood of an accidental discharge of a weapon in an aircraft cockpit.”