One who acts in a self-important manner - used mockingly as a jocose term, as if a title of honor, but not usually in the presence of the person to whom referred.
Norman,An amazing reconstruction. The pilot is a true hero. He knew what he had to do, made the decision to do it, and carried it out. If he had tried to convince the air traffic controller, the outcome would not have been good.Thanks for posting this.Alec Satin