Date: 13 Mar 98 03:35:36 From: email@example.com (Mech747 20) Organization: AOL http://www.aol.com References: 1
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>> 2) Wouldnt the cockpit GPWS horn have sounded and warned the pilots to >> pull up? I presume the A-300 is equipped with it. > >news has it that 2 rings which sounded like an alarn was heard by the >tower prior tothe plane crashing. > >another thing to note is that the newspapers had been saying that the >pilot may have mistaken the highway, which is quite a near distance from >the airport, as the runway. is this possible? >i do not think so because if really so, the g/s and loc antenna would >have reflected it to the pilot. Has wind shear been considered? Mech74720@aol.com, firstname.lastname@example.org 747 Assembler The opinions above are my own. If it's not Boeing I'm not going!