On October 31, 1999, EgyptAir flight 990, a Boeing 767-366ER, crashed into the Atlantic Ocean 60 miles south of Nantucket, Massachusetts. All 217 people on board were killed, and the airplane was destroyed. According to the Egyptian Investigation Team a mechanical defect is the most likely cause of the accident, there is no credible evidence to support a conclusion that the First Officer intentionally dove the airplane into the ocean in fact.Scheduled maintenance checks are approved by the ECAA (MSR Operations Specifications D88), and are in accordance with the Boeing 767 Maintenance Planning document (MPD). Also data from EgyptAira#39;s System Reliability Reportanbsp;...
|Title||:||AIR CRASH INVESTIGATIONS, MECHANICAL FAILURE OR SUICIDE? (3), The E,C.A.A. (Egypt) View of the Crash of EgyptAir Flight 990|
|Author||:||Igor Korovin, editor|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2012-03-01|