View From The Wing - Texting Pilot Forgot to Lower Landing Gear

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    A Jetstar pilot forgot to lower the landing gear on descent into Singapore because he was texting. That’s the conclusion of a report on the May 27, 2010 Darwin to Singapore flight. The pilot’s story was that he forgot to turn off his phone prior to takeoff, and he was just trying to...
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