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What caused AirAsia 8501 to crash?

What caused AirAsia 8501 to crash?

Indonesian investigators said the crash of AirAsia Flight 8501 last year, which killed all 162 people on board, was caused by a combination of system malfunctions and improper pilot responses to cascading electrical and rudder-system problems.

How many planes crashed in AirAsia?

On 28 December 2014, the Airbus A320 flying the route crashed into the Java Sea, killing all 162 people on board….Indonesia AirAsia Flight 8501.

PK-AXC, the aircraft involved in the accident, photographed in April 2014
Date 28 December 2014

What happened to the Air Asia flight?

AirAsia Flight QZ8501 crashed into the Java Sea off Borneo shortly after take-off on 28 December 2014 with no survivors. The Airbus A320-200, carrying 162 people from Surabaya in Indonesia to Singapore, was just over 40 minutes into its flight when contact was lost.

Is Air Asia a safe airline?

They are a good LC airline. And even QF have had a number of VERY close calls in recent years. No deaths but certainly some injuries.

Is AirAsia safe to fly?

The world’s best low-cost airline implements stringent multi-layered safety protocols and measures. All AirAsia Airbus A320 aircraft are equipped with High Efficiency Particulate Air (HEPA) filters, which kill up to 99.9 percent of viruses including COVID-19.

Does AirAsia give free food?

AAIL now has range of hot meals in the sky, with nine options including vegan, vegetarian, pescetarian, eggetarian and Jain meal options for guests, apart from sandwiches and desserts. AAIL will also serve complimentary 200ml Aava disposable water bottles to guests on request, the airline said in a statement.

Can I bring sanitizer on plane AirAsia?

Although permitted on board, it is categorised as Dangerous Goods. Passengers or crew who wish to have the hand sanitiser in their carry-on baggage is limited to 100 ml or equivalent per item for liquids and gels in accordance with the aviation security provisions.