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Comment: Quick solution? (Score 1) 662

by Xciton (#49345061) Attached to: Germanwings Plane Crash Was No Accident

Maybe a new second master override code can be provided to the flight attendants during an incident (via air-phone with ground control) that completely override the pilots lock would cover this issue. There would have to be a risk-assessment on the ground in order to provide this code. Although I'm not sure if there is enough time to do this (8 minutes?).

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