Rust and Chernobyl: A Critical Perspective on Leadership

Growing up near Malmi airport, the Chernobyl disaster and Mathias Rust’s daring flight shaped my worldview. The breakdown in leadership during Chernobyl and Rust’s evasion of Soviet defenses highlighted the critical importance of situational awareness and chain of command. The delayed response to anomalous radiation readings in Finland exposed a breakdown in leadership during the […]