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India probes plunge of Jet Airways flight

Mumbai-Brussels flight drops 5,000 ft over Turkey airspace
Friday, August 15, 2014 - 06:00

[NEW DELHI] India's aviation watchdog is investigating why a Jet Airways flight plunged almost 5,000 feet (1,520 metres) over Turkish airspace last week, after some news reports said that one pilot was asleep and the other was busy on a flight management device. The aircraft, operated by India's