Now I Know Skydivers Are Insane:

Not only do they jump out of perfectly good airplanes — they name parachutes and skydiving schools after Icarus. I'm staying on the ground, thank you very much; and not driving around in any Volkswagen Phaeton, either. For more, including Amelia Earhart luggage and Magellan Travel, see my Trojan Doctrine article.

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Another Trojan Doctrine Example:

Reader Sydney Henderson points to the Will Rogers World Airport and the Wiley Post Airport, both in Oklahoma City. Post was an aviation pioneer; Post and Rogers -- both Oklahomans (though Post wasn't one by birth) -- died when Post's plane crashed in Alaska.