Re: Can an Airbus 320/321/330/340 perform a controlled glide?

Date:         09 Apr 97 03:09:27 
From:         g.stoel@lr.tudelft.nl (G. Stoel)
Organization: Delft University of Technology
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On 30 Mar 97 03:54:26 , Dave Smith <david.h.smith@gecm.com> wrote:
>With no mechanical backup can an Airbus that has lost the computers,
>for whatever reason, be glided to a safe landing?

As far as I can remember, the chance that all the computers are lost
is very improbable (which means the chance is less than 10e-9). This
is enough for the authorities. But if you are really interested, I can
check it up for you.

CU later,

Geoffrey Stoel
g.stoel@lr.tudelft.nl