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‘This Week’ Transcript: Sen. John Cornyn and Rep. Henry Cuellar
Below is the rush transcript of "This Week" on July 27th, 2014. It may contain errors. (BEGIN VIDEOTAPE) ANNOUNCER: On ABC's This Week. Breaking news, the U.S. embassy in Libya evacuated, fighter jets escorting American convoys, including the ambassador, to safety. A last ditch effort to avoid
The Biggest Mysteries of Missing Malaysian Flight MH370
As the search continues for Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, more questions than answers remain about the how the Boeing 777 jetliner could have disappeared. Since the plane's disappearance early Saturday, revelations about the passenger list and plane's flight plan have left officials scrambling
Missing Malaysian Plane Draws Comparison to Doomed Air France Flight
As ships and aircraft search thousands of square miles for a missing Malaysian Airlines jetliner, officials are trying to understand how the Boeing 777 could have apparently dropped out of the sky without warning or distress signal. The mysterious lack of contact and the fact that the plane
Plane Lands Safely in NY After Landing-Gear Failure
There was a scare yesterday with an ending passengers called miraculous. They braced for crash when the landing gear failed to come out at jfk airport. Reporter: This photo, posted online by photographer, shows the twisted landing gear of the airbus a330, as it tried to land at new york's kennedy
Air France Flight 447 Crash 'Didn't Have to Happen,' Expert Says
The Air France Flight 447 crash , considered one of the worst aviation disasters in history, could have been avoided, a top-ranking aviation safety expert said. "Absolutely, this accident didn't have to happen," said William Voss, the president and CEO of the Flight Safety Foundation. BEA, the
Was Air France Captain With a Woman When Flight 447 Was in Trouble?
In the final chaotic moments before Air France flight 447 crashed into the Atlantic Ocean in 2009, it took the captain of the aircraft, who was on a scheduled break, more than a minute to return to the cockpit, despite his two co-pilots’ frantic calls...
Air France Flight 447 Investigation: Pilots Not Properly Trained to Fly the Airbus A330 ?
The Airbus A330 has one of the most sophisticated automated piloting systems in the airline industry, but the 2009 crash of Air France Flight 447 has some experts saying that the pilots weren't adequately trained to handle the plane in an emergency situation, and that the plane's stall alarm system
Air France Flight 447: Captain on Scheduled Break When Emergency Began
It took three minutes and 30 seconds for Air France flight 447 to descend 38,000 feet before it plunged into the Atlantic Ocean, killing 228 people onboard, according to France's Bureau of Investigation and Analysis . The newly released update on the investigation chronicles the final harrowing
Air France Flight 447: Black Boxes Indicate Pilot Error Caused Accident
The Plane Apparently Encountered Heavy Icing Causing the Speed Sensors to Malfunction
Air France 447: Report Shows Air Speed Sensors Likely Led to Crash
With two co-pilots at the helm, Air France Flight 447 went down into the Atlantic two years ago after speed sensors failed and the Airbus jet stalled, a German newspaper reported. Der Spiegel cited sources who are familiar with the contents of flight recorders recovered from the ocean two weeks