The charred fuselage of Sukhoi Superjet 100Фото: RIA Novosti
Honored pilot of Russia Yury Sytnik said that the cause of the crash at Sheremetyevo could be that the pilots of the Sukhoi Superjet 100 is not turned off some of the equipment at the entrance to the storm. His words RIA Novosti reported.
In his opinion, the crew should be to disable the first set of the autopilot, a first set of locator and one of the sets of the radio station. Sytnik added that because of this, in the end, the pilots remained without communication and automation.
He noted that during the years of operation in the Sukhoi Superjet 100 more than 10 times has been hit by lightning, but it came to nothing.
7 may it was reported that the pilots of the aircraft after landing at the airport does not shut off the engines and left the window open in the cockpit. These errors indirectly could affect the spread of fire. According to the RBC Agency, owned by Grigory Berezkin, the engines worked until, until they are extinguished.
The plane crash at Sheremetyevo airport occurred on 5 may. The plane SSJ-100 “Aeroflot” flying from Moscow to Murmansk, caught fire during a hard emergency landing. Killed 40 passengers and one flight attendant. Most of them died from poisoning by combustion products. Survived 37 people, including four crew members.
According to the commander of the ship and other crew members, the ship was struck by lightning, after which he refused to automatic and have problems with communication. According to the basic versions of the investigation, the incident is connected with insufficient qualification of pilots and dispatchers, adverse weather conditions and a malfunction of the aircraft.
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