Insure For Sure - Manufacturers and Pilots Making Safe

As Daedalus – rushing to escape a deadly Labyrinth – hurriedly cobbled together a pair of wings for him and his son Icarus, the riskiness of the design was probably something that occurred to him early in the construction phase. His invention would be vulnerable to terrain and altitude, the construction was touch-and-go at best and there is no mention of avionics in the design. Still, having no choice but to abscond by air, Daedalus shrugged his shoulder, gave Icarus a quick run-down, crossed his fingers and with the old adage “she’ll be right” the pair took the plunge...read more here