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Post time 2016-10-16 19:40:20 |Display all floors
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A Tenerife-like air disaster could have shocked the world as one Airbus320 flight was running for takeoff when another A330 was crossing over the runway on Tudesday in Shanghai Hongqiao Airport.
The captain of A320 took control of the steer and decided in no time to keep lifting off at the full speed as the assistant captain tried to brake to avoid a crash at the speed of 240km/h.  With 413 passengers and 26 flight crews of the two planes were on board when the accident happened.

The shocking data show that the vertical distance between the two aircrafts is only 19 meters and 13 meters between the two closest wings. This could be another Tenerife-like air disaster of which 583 people were dead as one of the deadliest flight disater in the history.


The misconduts of the air traffic controllers are to blame for the  Shanghai flight accident.  The captain of the A320 are about to be rewarded for his decisive and rational decision. All the supervisors and managng staff of the Air Traffic center of Hongqiao airport are dismissed according to a emergency video meeting of CAAC, the administration of China Aviation. And All the work staff were suspended. Further punishement could be under discussion.




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This animated video clip simulates the situation of the accident when the two aircrafts nearly crashed together when one was running for liftoff and the other was sliding into the runway.

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Tenerife-like ??
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