(Two posts today. Please scroll down)
|Wreckage from Russian Airbus A321|
Terrorism is no longer being ruled out — as first was the case.
According to Russian airline official rules out technical error as cause of crash, a Washington Post article dated November 2, 2015:
MOSCOW— The Russian airliner that broke apart in mid-flight over the Sinai peninsula was not caused by any malfunction or pilot error, the airline said Monday, deepening the mystery over the disaster but leaving open probes into some kind of plot or attack.Read the rest HERE.
The latest statements in Moscow gave no indications of the direction of the investigations into Saturday’s crash that killed all 224 aboard. But Alexander Smirnov, deputy general director of the airline, insisted the tragedy could only be the result of some “mechanical impact on the aircraft.”...
This morning, the reports now contain the words "external factors."
What external factors?
Is a bomb on board considered to be an external factor?
ISIS has claimed credit for taking down Russian Airbus A321:
Please, God, not a surface-to-air missile that can take out a flight at cruising altitude!