French BEA just said FDR data was downloaded and forwarded to Ethiopians.
That's an interesting thought...the NTSB also says that Houston TRACON told the pilots when they turned west to avoid the weather, to descend "rapidly" to 3000'. It could be possible ( I'm not a pilot, so I don't know) that the Pilot or FO input 30000' thus engaging the thrust to full pow...Jump to post
39% grounded Number of 737 MAX 8s in Fleet Status Airline 22 Grounded China Southern Airlines 15 Grounded Air China 11 Grounded Hainan Airlines 11 Grounded Shanghai Airlines 10 Grounded Xiamen Airlines 10 Grounded Lion Air 7 Grounded Shandong Airlines 7 Grounded GOL Airlines 6 Grounded Shenzhen Air...Jump to post
Bring back the memory of the first few years when DC-10 was first introduced. Faulty cargo door design, hydraulic cables ripped apart when engine detached from wings.......Jump to post
Ziyulu wrote:Purposely fly into turbulence and that will spice things up.
Well to me the NTSB release reveals a lot of information. Apparently crew were able to hear each other and the ATC, but the CVR picked up poor-quality audio. This points toward a catastrophic electrical failure somewhere between cockpit and the CVR unit in the tail. Perhaps undetected electrical fir...Jump to post