BEA: Wrong Read-Back Sparked Serious Runway Incursion

The runway incursion that caused two aircraft to come dangerously close to each other in March 2016 at Bale-Mulhouse airport in France started when a KLM Cityhopper crew transmitted an erroneous read-back, the French air accident investigation bureau BEA said. A Dornier 328 operated by Swiss carrier...
Thierry Dubois

Thierry Dubois has specialized in aerospace journalism since 1997. An engineer in fluid dynamics from Toulouse-based Enseeiht, he covers the French commercial aviation, defense and space industries. His expertise extends to all things technology in Europe. Thierry is also the editor-in-chief of Aviation Week’s ShowNews. 

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