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Why a detachable cabin probably won’t save your life in a plane crash

Charles 9 Silver badge

Re: I'll tell you one thing...

I think the problem is that CFIT sensors can be fooled, throw false alarms, or be overridden. As long as there is meat in the cockpit, there's always the risk of a CFIT. Also, many CFITs occur during the already-dangerous landing phase, where planes are supposed to be close to the ground, rendering a CFIT sensor useless.

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