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Tajikistan: Safer Skies

Vadim says that the purchase of new, modern planes will help Tajikistan's airline become safer.

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  • tajik_boy

    I’d argue otherwise. stats show that 80% of all aircrashes are due to human factor. new aircraft requires new skills and tajik pilots have a very steep learning curve.

    Keep away from tajik boeings until they hone their skills to a level that allows them to fly these aircraft safely. :)

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