Air France Crash: Trial Ordered For Airbus And Airline Over 2009 Disaster
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Mai 12, 2021 - by BBC for www.bbc.com
Twelve years after an Air France Airbus plane crashed into the Atlantic killing 228 people, a court has ruled that the airline and manufacturer should go on trial for involuntary manslaughter.
The Paris court overturned a ruling two years ago and backed recommendations from prosecutors.
Flight AF447 from Rio de Janeiro in Brazil to Paris went down on 1 June 2009, killing everyone on board.
Investigators found the pilots had lost control when air-speed sensors froze.
Both the airline and manufacturer plan to...