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Australia’s ATSB points to cause of Emirates A340 tail strike

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) today released its preliminary factual report into the Emirates A340-500 tail-strike that occurred on 20 March at Australia’s Melbourne Airport. The report said that soon after the tail-strike happened “the crew noticed that an incorrect weight had been inadvertently entered into the laptop when completing the take-off performance calculations […]

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