Column: Pilot error is still a risk on smart planes

08/15/2011 | Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

Columnist Peter Garrison discusses the Air France crash of June 1, 2009, and how it appears that the pilot "inadvertently mishandled" the jet. The pilot and his co-pilots failed to get the nose of the jet down, which would have allowed the Airbus to recover, Garrison writes.

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