I had a visit with my friend again, a Captain. How does he determine if a passenger is drunk or not,...he is not trained to identify a drunk person? Per my friend the Captain, he goes by watching the person or makes a quick determination,..or he is notified by security. He just denied another "drunk" a couple of days ago. After 26 years or so as a commercial pilot, he hasn't been "called on the carpet" yet by his bosses. A couple of other friends of mine who are SW pilots, (I use to fly with them in the Air Force),. they have done the same thing,...no repercussions. I also know a couple of FAs and, according to them, FAs hate to deal with drunk passengers,...and there are plenty.
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