Boeing 737 MAX pilots scoured manual in minutes before Lion Air crash in Indonesia

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The pilots of a Boeing 737 MAX frantically scoured a manual before their plane crashed into the Java Sea in October, killing all 189 people on board.

Recordings from the cockpit of the Lion Air plane suggest that the pilots were struggling to understand why the jet was lurching downwards, but ran out of time before it hit the water.

Two minutes into the flight, the first officer reported a “flight control problem” to air traffic control and said that they intended to maintain an altitude of 5,000ft.

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Boeing 737 MAX pilots scoured manual in minutes before Lion Air crash in Indonesia


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