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The shut down was delayed at the First Officer responded to radio messages from London Air Traffic Control asking which alternative airport they wished to land at. Shortly after shutting down No.2 engine BMA Operations requested the aircraft divert to the East Midland Airport (AAIB,1980; 40).
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The airplane in Flight, a two-engine T-tail jet airliner, appears to be from the same model family as Alaska Airlines 261, a variant of the MD-80 Many elements from the accident were used in the film such as the cause of the accident, segments of the radio communication, and the decision to invert the airplane.
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