Every passenger's nightmare: Report reveals AirAsia flight to Bali 'plummeted at 11 metres per SECOND' during mid-air emergency... before making an emergency landing
An Air Asia flight from Perth to Bali that was forced to make an emergency landing was plummeting at a rate of 11 metres per second, an investigation has revealed.
Flight QZ535 from Perth International Airport travelling to Denpasar turned back to Western Australia 25 minutes after take-off at 11.20am on October 15.
The plane suddenly dropped 20,000ft, terrifying and panicking the 146 passengers.
A report released by the Australian Transport Safety Bureau on Wednesday showed the plane dropped at a rate of 11 metres per second, according to WA Today.
The report stated flight crew noticed a... read more
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