The husband of a Tennessee pilot killed in the crash of a UPS cargo jet in Alabama is suing the company that makes equipment used in the aircraft.
The Lebanon Democrat (http://bit.ly/1pwEmkB) reports Bret Tucker is seeking $2 million in his federal lawsuit against Honeywell Aerospace.
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Tucker was the husband of UPS pilot Shanda Fanning of Lynchburg. Fanning and the flight captain died when UPS Flight 1354 crashed while attempting to land at a Birmingham, Alabama, airport a year ago on a flight from Louisville, Kentucky.
The twin-engine jet clipped trees and slammed into a hill short of the runway.
The lawsuit filed in Nashville says a faulty Honeywell Aerospace ground warning system didn't go off in time to alert the pilots.
Honeywell denies its product caused the crash.
Information from: The Lebanon Democrat, http://www.lebanondemocrat.com