AeroSafety World

Cover Story, Human Factors

In the Dark

Unique perceptual errors permeate all phases of night flight.

Issue Highlights

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Fitness for Duty, Human Factors

'Sensitive Subject'

Researchers find reports of pilot depression vary according to gender and cultural influences.

Unmanned Aircraft

Measuring UAS Risks

Smaller aircraft face larger risks, EASA’s Drone Collision Task Force says.

Accident Investigation, Causal Factors

Spurious Autofeather

The loss of thrust on takeoff caught the ATR 72 pilots off guard and unprepared.



BARS auditors assess problems unique to helicopter external load operations.

Safety Briefs

Safety News | December 2016–January 2017

New Mental Fitness Rules | Integrating UAS Into European Airspace | and more …

Safety Calendar

Aviation Safety Calendar | December 2017–January 2017

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