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

Daniel 18

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

"The worst part was that the Airbus also silenced the stall warning when the AoA was out of range high - this caused the co-pilot to pull back on the stick whenever the nose came down, because that shut off the stall warning that would return when the AoA came back within range."

More irony here. The system was designed to avoid information overload by muting bad or irrelevant data - and the pilot was misinterpreting that.

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