posted on Oct, 11 2013 @ 06:29 AM
Ok so regarding the topic ... Let's change the light aircraft to say .. A Boeing 737 (small compared to an a380 but still a large aircraft). If for
whatever reason the pilot and co-pilot are out cold, if someone with very little knowledge I'll use myself as an example I know basic controls of an
aircraft (up down left right and the rudder pedals) I know how to operate the thrust controls or have a slight idea, I could recognise the odd few
instruments on a flight panel and other minor details ...
If I was at the controls and the tower was talking to me how easy or not so easy would it be?
I would assume in an emergency like this the tower would tell me the very basic of what to do just to get the plane on the ground and stopped .. Never
mind parking up at a terminal. So sorry if you end up on a plane that I'm controlling you won't be getting to your gate you are going to have a long
walk across the Tarmac