When landing, the commander of the Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ-100) that crashed in Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport on 5 may, actively “pulled” the aircraft control stick. This is stated in the document of the Federal air transport Agency, RIA Novosti reported on Friday, may 17.
It is noted that as a result of such action the nose of the ship was deviated up and down.
We also learned that, contrary to the instructions the crew of the liner has flaps on approach for an emergency landing. In addition, the aircraft was landing with an overload of 1.6 tons, but the speed limit.
Previously, on 17 may it was reported that the investigation has no special claims to work of equipment crashed. According to a source RIA Novosti, the main issues on the situation belong to the crew of the ship. Also, the interviewee responded positively to the question of whether the main version of the catastrophe crew error.
5 may the aircraft SSJ-100 “Aeroflot” took off from Moscow to Murmansk, but almost immediately returned to Sheremetyevo and landing caught fire. In the result of incident killed 41 people, including one flight attendant. Survived 33 passengers and 4 crew members.
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