US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigators have not been able to find any indications of aircraft system malfunctions on the United Parcel Service (UPS) Airbus A300-600 freighter that crashed Aug. 14 in Alabama. Both pilots were killed in the accident, which occurred when the A300F approached Birmingham Airport’s runway 18 too low, hitting trees and then crashing into a hill short of the runway, breaking apart and catching fire. The cockpit voice recorder (CVR) ...

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