Accidents/NTSB

Photo Gallery: Broken Airbus »

It would appear that the 138 people aboard this A320 that crash-landed at Halifax's Stanfield Airport owe a debt of gratitude to the engineers at Airbus for a sturdy design. Canada's Transportation Safety Board's photos show just how close they came to disaster. More

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