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Old 26th Dec 2016, 18:51
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Originally Posted by alemaobaiano View Post
Overweight, crew were aware of the fuel situation, discussed two refuelling stops, and didn't advise ATC even with two engines out.
The report confirms that the aircraft departed 500 kg overweight.

That is not considered a primary factor ("fator prioritário") affecting the outcome, though the previously posted RJ85 payload-range curve suggests that would have knocked about 20 nm off the range, so who knows ...
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