CAPT ASHBY ESCORTED TO COURT FOR CABLE CAR TRIAL.
Defense Attorney Frank Spinner (L) walks to court with Capt. Richard Ashby (C) and Capt. Jon Shelburne for the court martial trial of Ashby at Camp Lejeune,NC February 25. Ashby was not trained to recognize an optical illusion that left him flying much lower than planned when his plane sheared through a pair of lift cables, killing 20 people at an Italian ski resort last year, an aviation expert testified February 24.