Aviation Experts Baffled by Crash of China Eastern Airlines Flight MU5735
By G3 News
As the investigation begins, the only thing we know for certain is that China’s first passenger airline crash in a decade is extremely unusual as far as plane crashes go. Why? Because the plane essentially dropped out of the sky at an extreme angle.
According to experts quoted by Bloomberg, this gives the incident an extremely unusual profile.
“It’s an odd profile,” said John Cox, an aviation safety consultant and former 737 pilot. “It’s hard to get the airplane to do this.”
Aviation experts were shocked by the angle of the descent, which was essentially straight down…