flyingturtle wrote:In a new twist, a newspaper reports that the pilot seemingly received a wrong altitude clearance.
http://www.20min.ch/schweiz/news/story/ ... --31942986
agill wrote:Well not flying into the ground is still the pilots responsibility no matter what the flight control says.
AirlineCritic wrote:Second solo flight.. hmm... rest in peace.
flyingturtle wrote:The military justice has just said that Skyguide, the joint ATC facility for civil and military aviation, has indeed issued a clearance for the wrong altitude (10000 ft instead of 14300 ft, 10000 ft being the usual altitude for a west-bound departure). Skyguide at Dübendorf AFB wanted to contact to pilot about the wrong altitude, but yet was too late.
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