US pilots to be retried for Brazil airline crash - Article Photos 1/1

FILE - In this Dec. 9, 2006 file photo, Joseph Lepore, right, and Jan Paladino, both U.S. pilots who were detained in Brazil for more than two months following a midair collision that killed 154 people, embrace as they are greeted by friends and family upon returning to Long Island MacArthur Airport in Ronkonkoma, N.Y. The two pilots will be retried in absentia on Oct. 15, 2012 for their role in a 2006 airline crash that killed 154 people in Brazil, the federal prosecutor's office in Brazil said Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012. (AP Photo/Ed Betz, File)