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Old 30th Jan 2019, 20:49
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Originally Posted by EddieHeli View Post
I refer you to the KLM 747 crash I mentioned earlier, flown by the senior KLM training captain, who tried to take off in thick fog on an occupied runway.
I reiterate, experience and qualifications are no sure measure of how well things will be handled, despite what we might hope.
The KLM accident was the result of a tragic human error, not a deliberate attempt to bypass regulations.
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