Re: "The Dark Knight Rises" Review and Discussion Thread (spoilers)
If Bruce fixed the autopilot who's to say he didn't eject before the Bat crossed out over the bay? When the Bat is seen flying over the bridge Bruce might already have bailed among the canyon of buildings.
I'd have to watch it again. We'd have to know the very last moment Nolan cut to a shot of Wayne in the cockpit
No more adventures! I'm not going that way!