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Cigarette in cockpit caused EgyptAir A320 passenger jet to crash and killing all on board

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The jet had been flying from Paris to Cairo, with the Egyptian authorities claiming terrorism had been responsible for the incident which happened in May 2016 – but experts believe smoking led to a fire which caused the fatal crash. A pilot having a cigarette in a cockpit is believed to have brought down a passenger jet killing everyone on board, an investigation has found. (www.airguide.info) More...

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Sounds more like CYA by the airline as to put enough oxygen into an area which has ventilation I think they are very wrong due to air exchange in the cockpit. If there had not been enough the smoke from cigarettes would have been overwhelming. Yes just a coverup for poor third world pilots.

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