Topic: Airbus A300
Information from the flight-data and cockpit-voice recorders could be released Friday afternoon. The UPS cargo plane crash occurred Wednesday near a runway at the Birmingham, Ala., airport.
UPS plane crash: A UPS cargo plane crashed in a field Wednesday morning, killing the two pilots on board, says Birmingham mayor.
There's been a pattern of irregularities linked to the tail fin, but Airbus says it's too soon to know.
06/19/2009 01:00 am
Figuring out what caused the crash could shed light on the safety of composites – new materials replacing traditional metals in many aircraft.
06/12/2009 01:00 am