Boeing Liable For Indonesian Plane Crash: Suit

Law360, New York (September 4, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The families of victims of a 2005 Indonesian airplane crash that killed or injured over 175 people have flung a lawsuit at The Boeing Co. and a Pratt & Whitney division, attempting to hold them accountable for engine problems believed to have caused the accident.

In a lawsuit lodged on Tuesday in the U.S. District Court in Connecticut, the plaintiffs accused Boeing, which built the Mandala Airlines Flight 91 aircraft, and Pratt & Whitney unit United Technologies Corp., which manufactured the plane's engine, of strict products...
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