Saturday, 2 February 2013

Pilot error may have caused Myanmar crash:

Pilot error may have caused Myanmar crash: Probe: YANGON, Myanmar (AP) - An investigation into the Christmas Day crash of a passenger plane in Myanmar that killed two people suggests pilot error may have been to blame, a top Myanmar aviation official said Friday.

Civil Aviation Department Deputy Director General Win Swe Tun told a news conference that the pilots failed to decide quickly enough whether to use visual or instrument guides for landing in foggy conditions.

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