American Airlines pilot James Harper, 60, dead after his plane crashes shortly after taking off, due to improperly installed parts in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Modified Date:Sat, 06/05/2021 - 1:32am
Accident Date:Friday, May 21, 2021
Investigators looking at the wreckage of the plane found the elevator trim tabs were installed upside down and backward. The tabs when installed properly help pilots maintain a steady climb or decent without a lot of force.
City:Myrtle Beach, SC
County:Horry County, SC