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Cause of the Amazon cargo plane crash

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    The cockpit voice recorder from the deadly crash of the Boeing 767 near Houston last month indicates a loss of control of the aircraft. "The recovered voice recorder shows that "crew communications consistent with a loss of control of the aircraft began approximately 18 seconds prior to the end of the recording," according to the NTSB, which is investigating the crash."

    NBC News: Cargo jet crew lost control before crash that killed 3, recording suggests

    In addition to the Amazon packages, the plane was also carry cargo for the U.S. Postal Service.

    I haven't seen anyone speculating as to what would have caused a sudden loss of control as the plane was descending into the Houston area. I suppose we will find out in due course as the flight recorder is also analyzed and the wreckage recovered from the bay is examined.