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Lion Air incident: wouldn't an indicator light have saved the plane?
Warning of incorrect sensor reading not present, but not mandatory
If the Lion Air had installed the "AOA Disagree" aboard its Boeing B-737 MAX airplane perhaps the incident of October 29 would not have happened, but the indicator light warns the pilots that the readings of the sensors of the Angle Of Attack (AOA) do not match each other is not mandatory and that is why it was not present on the plane crashed shortly after take-off from Jakarta. What happened, however,...
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