Airframe
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By Michael Crichton

fiction | 431 pages | Published in NaN

The twin jet plane en route to Denver from Hong Kong is merely a green radar blip half an hour off the California coast when the call comes through to air traffic control:'Socal Approach, this is TransPacific 545. We have an emergency.' The pilot requests priority clearance to land - then comes the bombshell - he needs forty ambulances on the runway.But nothing prepares the rescue workers for the carnage they witness when they enter the plane.Ninety-four passengers are injured. Three dead. The interior cabin virtually destroyed.What happened on board Flight TPA 545?

ISBN_13:9780099556312

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Sometimes you make the right decision, sometimes you make the decision right.

Michael Crichton

The real world is far too complex and unpredictable to yield to simplistic explanations or solutions.

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Fear isn't a sign of weakness, it's a sign of survival.

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The truth doesn't always make you feel better. Sometimes it makes you feel worse.

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There's no such thing as a perfect plan. There's always something that can go wrong.

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In order to fix something, you first need to understand how it broke.

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People often jump to conclusions without knowing the full story.

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The greatest danger lies in underestimating the power of our own minds.

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It's easy to judge others, but much harder to understand their struggles.

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Knowledge is power, but only if it is applied wisely.

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