The preliminary report into the Oct. 29 Lion Air flight 610 crash confirms that the pilots struggled with the automatic trim as it responded to faulty inputs, although they appear to have not activated the cut-out switch for this system. The report by the Indonesian National Transportation Safety Committee details the maintenance timeline for the Boeing 737-8, which experienced similar issues on previous flights. It also outlines the sequence of events on the prior flight on Oct. 28, and ...

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