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This is a link to a very brief interview with former Inspector General of the U.S. Department of Transportation, Mary Chiavo. In it, she describes exactly what happened, and exactly WHY it happened, in Sunday's Ethiopian Airline disaster -- right down to what a Horror it must have been in the last moments inside the cockpit as this plane, that was intentionally DESIGNED to block and override any Pilot's efforts to gain control of it, fell backwards straight down despite everything attempted to 'tame' it.

The link here is to a page with the interview printed out for reading in shorter form - i.e., with some parts missing .. AND .. with a "Listen" button for hearing an audio of the same entire interview - about 6 minutes long. (When you click on the blue 'Listen' it will bring up the listening controls just down the page).

It is pretty astonishing to hear an expert rendering of what Boeing has created and, thus far, has not stated that they will RE-do for the sake of passenger survival. She states exactly WHY they put the Pilot override system into a plane that was newly and oddly designed. (These specific details are in the audio rendering - not the printed - very close to the end.

https://www.cbc.ca/radio/asithappens/countries-should-ground...



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