Terror Attack Or Tail Strike Damage Among Possible Metrojet Crash Causes

In the initial uncertainty following the Oct. 31 crash of a Metrojet Airbus A321 on Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula, the air transport industry was faced with two potential areas of scrutiny: aircraft repair following severe damage and the efficacy of airport security measures in the face of terrorist...
Jens Flottau

Based in Frankfurt, Germany, Jens is executive editor and leads Aviation Week Network’s global team of journalists covering commercial aviation.

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