VIDEO AirAsia Crash Caused by Rudder Fault and Pilot Response

VIDEO AirAsia Crash Caused by Rudder Fault and Pilot Response

A fault with the rudder control system coupled with the pilots’ response caused the AirAsia plane crash last December in which 162 people died. In their final report into the crash, Indonesia’s official national transportation safety committee said on Tuesday that after a warning during the flight the pilots attempted to reset the control system while flying the plane manually, which caused it to enter a prolonged stall from which they were unable to recover.


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