Tuesday, May 21It's All About Jesus
Shadow

Tag: Fall Asleep

Ethiopian Airlines suspends pilots who missed landing after falling asleep

Ethiopian Airlines suspends pilots who missed landing after falling asleep

International
Africa’s biggest carrier Ethiopian Airlines said it has suspended two pilots who reportedly fell asleep and missed their landing during a flight from Khartoum to Addis Ababa. The plane overshot the runway at Bole International Airport in the Ethiopian capital on Monday before landing safely, according to flight-tracking website FlightAware. Independent website The Aviation Herald said the pilots fell asleep during the flight and were only woken up by an alarm triggered when autopilot mode disconnected. The plane circled back to land 25 minutes later, flight data showed. Ethiopian Airlines said on Friday that flight ET343 had temporarily lost communication with air traffic control but landed safely after it was restored. “The concerned crew have been removed from operation p...

Follow Us

Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Subscribe us on Youtube Follow us on Pinterest
×

Powered by WhatsApp Chat

× How can I help you?
Skip to content