But the designers of the Vanguard had known that the Ship's auxiliary craft would be piloted and grounded by at least the second generation of explorers; green pilots must make those landings unassisted.
Private Plane: Joining the Royal Flying Corps under Lord Flashheart (not knowing that green pilots had an even worse survival rate).
Running the Earth blockade to the Hruntan planet was no easy job, especially for a green pilot like Carrel, but Amalfi did not greatly care.
From the four green pilots, Courtney picks the two with the most flying hours to go on the mission.
However, the location lacked an airfield on which to train the green pilots and American submarines were very active in the vicinity which restricted the ships to the anchorage.
That's likely to cause a green pilot to stall the Aeroplane.
To make matters worse, most of the veteran Zeon pilots at the time, such as Ramba Ral and the Black Tri-Stars, were KIA during the battles on Earth, and Zeon had to draft many green pilots into Gelgoogs.
Booker tackled them single-handedly to cover the green pilot's retreat.
Bad landing; green pilot, with all the good ones dead.