Controlled flight into terrain
|Term||controlled flight into terrain|
Accident in which aircraft, under the control of the crew, is flown into terrain (or water) with no prior awareness on the part of the crew of the impending accident.
EUROCONTROL (2000) ESARR 2 - Edition 1.1 - 30.03.2000, Attachment C to Annex 1 ("Glossary of terms and definitions"), referring to ICAO Circular 272-AN/161
Ref. ICAO Circular 272-AN/161