Re: TWA Flight 800 accident

Date:         04 Dec 96 02:42:19 
From:         jfmezei <>
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re: sudden pitch down/up of nose.

OK, lets assume that it were an atmospheric phenomena whoch caused the

How would you explain the lack of information in the FDR and CVR and
their shutdown before being able to report any such information ?

Also, considering the size of a 747, would such weather effects which
can cause havok on smaller planes such as 737 etc  have as big an impact
on a big bird like a 747 (even if it was just a 100) ?