: AFP: Russian TV airs final words of flydubai jet crash pilots

12:21 Mar. 26, 2016

AFP: Russian TV airs final words of flydubai jet crash pilots

Russian Police and Emergency Ministry employees investigate the wreckage of a crashed plane at the Rostov-on-Don airport, about 950 kilometers (600 miles) south of Moscow, Russia, March 20, 2016. (AP Photo)

Transcript suggests the pilot lost control of the plane immediately after switching off the autopilot

Russian state television has aired the final words of the pilots of the flydubai passenger jet that crashed in Rostov-on-Don last week killing 62 people, suggesting pilot error could be to blame.

Russia's Rossiya-1 channel late Friday said it had obtained a transcript of the last words exchanged a minute before the Boeing 737 plunged to the ground from a source in the investigative commission with access to the plane's voice recorders.

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