|Quoting aeroblogger (Reply 1):|
The last thing I've heard is that Armavia has dumped the fleet. They claim it is because the plane wasn't up to standard, but they've also been facing some serious financial issues lately...
|Quoting lollomz (Reply 12):|
An interesting article on the Armavia SSJ situation: http://www.aviationweek.com/Article....itter
|Quoting mandala499 (Reply 8):|
3. No explanation as to why they continued into the mountain after the right orbit on descent from 10000 to 6000.
The pilots, investigators believe, received visual and audio signals warning of the mountain slope ahead. However, they ignored the signals because they were certain that they were flying above a valley, at a safe altitude.
|Quoting AirlineCritic (Reply 14):|
the article goes on to discuss a request to the Indonesian flight control office that went unanswered.