Over-control Caused A-29 Crash Last June: USAF

Credit: USAF
The U.S. Air Force absolved the Embraer A-29’s flying characteristics from blame after investigating the cause of a crash during the Light Attack Experiment last June that killed a U.S. Navy pilot. Lt. Christopher Short turned the aircraft too sharply with an asymmetric weapons load, causing the...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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