Reply to post: Re: Hey software, get the fuck out of the way!

Boeing 737 pilots battled confused safety system that plunged aircraft to their deaths – black box

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Re: Hey software, get the fuck out of the way!

It looks like Boeing has started to ape Airbus in that the computer has the ultimate say when it comes to the flight controls. The logic is that on average computers make less mistakes than humans. Unfortunately this line of reasoning fails to take into account of the fact that all software contains bugs because it's written by humans.

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