Flight 427 Anatomy of an Air Disaster

Boeing's 737 is indisputably the most popular and arguably the safest commercial airliner in the world. But the plane had a lethal flaw, and only after several disastrous crashes and years of painstaking investigation was the mystery of its rudder failure solved. This book tells the story of ho...

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Main Author: Byrne, Gerry
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York, NY Springer New York 2002, 2002
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Boeing's 737 is indisputably the most popular and arguably the safest commercial airliner in the world. But the plane had a lethal flaw, and only after several disastrous crashes and years of painstaking investigation was the mystery of its rudder failure solved. This book tells the story of how engineers and scientists finally uncovered the defect that had been engineered into the plane
Physical Description:XXII, 290 p online resource
ISBN:9781475752373