- Oct 20, 2002
Yup, and at least one passenger is guessing that the front landing gear may have broken upon touchdown. We'll know for certain soon.tutubibi said:The latest theory is that combination of factors caused this crash.
First, heavy rain on the ground affected braking.
Second and more important, sudden wind direction change (from head wind to tail wind) caused plane to land further ahead (closer to the middle of the strip) and increased plane speed.