JetBlue Co-Pilot Jason Dowd: Mom Proud of 'Cool and Calm' Son

The mother of a JetBlue co-pilot who reportedly locked the plane's ranting-and-raving pilot out of the cockpit during a flight this week said she is not surprised by her son's "cool and calm" reaction to the emergency. "He's been under pressure before with other things, and he handles it very well," Jean Dowd said of her son, Jason Dowd, in a telephone call with ABC News. "We are very proud," she said. "But that was the job he was paid to do. And we are always proud of him. We have been proud...Full Story
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