U.K. Probe Concludes That Confusion, Bag Retrieval Hindered Jet2.com Evacuation

The U.K.’s Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) says passengers attempting to recover items from overhead bins as well as confusion about over-wing escape routes delayed a pre-dawn evacuation of a Jet2.com Boeing 737 after a rejected takeoff from Glasgow Airport on Oct. 19, 2012. The confusion...

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