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Happy September!

So, the answers to the previous weeks' trivia questions:
SIDs (Standard Instrument Departure)s: DIRTY2(Hartsfield-Jackson/Atlanta - ATL/KATL)PISTN (Detroit Metro/ - DTW/KDTW)
STARs (Standard Terminal Arrival)s: WYNDE6(Chicago O'Hare - ORD/KORD)MAGGI3(Honolulu Int'l - HNL/PHNL)CAMRN4(Kennedy Int'l/NYC  - JFK/KJFK)MELON(Narita Int'l/Tokyo - NRT/RJAA)BIBAX(DeGaulle Int'l/Paris - CDG/LFPG)GLASR9(Seattle-Tacoma/SeaTac Int'l - SEA/KSEA)SADDE6(Los Angeles Int'l - LAX/KLAX)SIRON(Ben Gurion Int'l/Tel Aviv - TLV/LLBG)
And.... the answer to the trivia question from Karlene Petitt's sequel thriller, "Flight For Safety":
In "Flight For Safety", Kathryn Jacobs persuades her boss, Mr. Santos at the FAA, to accept her training proposal indicating that more hours isn't necessarily the answer to the training solution.  It's the quality of those hours with the fact that pilots are fulfilling the required hours only on automation and not a…