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  •  very telling quotes (3+ / 0-)
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    PeterHug, BlackSheep1, RiveroftheWest
    The flight crew, and especially Captain Rasmussen, were lauded for the skilled emergency landing in a fast-developing, potentially fatal situation. Rasmussen commented that "few civilian air pilots are ever put to a test of the skills they have acquired during training to this degree"[citation needed] and said he was proud of his crew and very relieved everyone had survived. He chose not to return to piloting commercial aircraft.
     my bolds

    I can't begin to imagine the sensory overloads going on...and then the unknown controls defeating the training that then led to the engine losses.
      that detailed two serious failures by the aircraft industry administrators.

    This machine kills Fascists.

    by KenBee on Tue Apr 02, 2013 at 02:52:49 PM PDT

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