Crew Successfully Handled Altitude, Passengers After Engine Breakup

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Goose Bay Airport could technically accommodate the Airbus A380 but had no capacity for the passengers.
Credit: Capt. Christian Villard
The Air France Flight 66 (AF066) accident in 2017 not only bears metallurgy lessons for OEMs but also serves as an example of airmanship. The flight crew adapted existing procedures to a serious event that had not been addressed in any manual or simulator session. They also worked effectively with...

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