The Canadian Press

2005-08-07 | Plane Crash

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On August 7th investigators discussed their preliminary findings about an Air France jet that crashed at Toronto's Pearson airport earlier that week. Real Levasseur of the Transportation Safety Board said rain and a touchdown nearly halfway along the runway likely made it impossible for the plane to stop in time. (The plane skidded off the runway and plunged into a ravine, where it burned. All 309 people aboard got out.)

Date: 2005-08-07
Placeline: TORONTO, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 18 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << definitely because of the weather conditions deceleration would have been much slower than than it would be for a dry run away with maximum braking so therefore we going to be certainly doing some some files and then stimulation test on and why and what the deceleration was on that aircraft >>