An airline official stated that the pilots did not send any emergency signals prior to the crash.
If he Encountered a problem, his pilot should have sent us word by now.
The ship bucked drunkenly as the pilot sent it into a spin.
The pilots, speaking in strained voices, described their missions and sent word to their families.
The pilot had sent a radio message warning that the plane was running out of fuel.
When a pilot sends in a false report to the wreckage analysis team they can spend months looking in the wrong places.
He did say that the plane's pilots had sent no distress call, but he would not discuss what that might mean.
The pilot sent another message to Reykjavik reporting his estimated position and asking for the wind strength; it was much the same.
The pilot reeled out his aerial, and sent a message to Julianehaab asking for the weather.
If it does not read back correctly, the pilot can send requests ahead.