Taiwan Airliner’s Black Box Shows Pilot May Have Shut Off Wrong Engine

Taiwan Airliner’s Black Box Shows Pilot May Have Shut Off Wrong Engine

By Scott Neuman

Pilots aboard TransAsia Airways Flight 235, which crashed shortly after takeoff in February, may have switched off their only operating engine moments before the disaster that killed 43 people.

» E-Mail This

…read more

Via: http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2015/07/02/419500233/taiwan-airliners-black-box-shows-pilot-may-have-shut-off-wrong-engine?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=world

About author

You might also like

International 0 Comments

Burundi’s Former Intelligence Chief Assassinated

By Gregory Warner The killing was a surgical strike that many believe was carried out by members of the military. Many worry that if the army is pulled into political

International 0 Comments

Suez Canal Expansion Opened With Pomp And Ceremony

By Scott Neuman The $8.5 billion project includes a new 22-mile channel to allow two-way traffic and the deepening and widening of other parts of the canal to accommodate larger

International 0 Comments

Indian Governor To Schoolkids: No Eggs For You!

By Deepak Singh Growing up in India, he loved his eggs. He sang the jingle, “Sunday or Monday, make every day an egg day.” So he was sad to hear