Black Box Down
Black Box Down
Oct 14, 2021
Airplane is Unable to Slow Down / Cathay Pacific Flight 780
Play • 55 min

The throttles of an Airbus A330 are not responding to the captain's inputs. Cathay Pacific Flight 780 has a few minor engine warnings while cruising but are told it is safe to continue the flight. The problems get worse as the flight continues and the throttle becomes unresponsive during their approach leaving the flight too fast for a safe landing. What happens to Flight 780? Find out on this episode of Black Box Down. 

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