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NTSB’s analysis of how occupants fared after Asiana Airlines Flight 214 collided with a seawall points to research opportunities.
by Wayne Rosenkrans
The NTSB is urging new steps to mitigate fatigue during overnight flights.
by LINDA WERFELMAN
GSIP Related Articles, Safety Oversight
Civil aviation authorities must adapt to the latest
SMS practices embraced by aviation service providers.
by Mario Pierobon
An unexpected pitch-up and near stall during an ILS approach led Dutch authorities to discover a previously unknown — and potentially dangerous — signal anomaly.
by Mark Lacagnina
New guidance for improving flight path monitoring by pilots should help avoid accidents, working group says.
by Linda Werfelman
An A109E pilot failed to see an unlighted crane shrouded in fog before his helicopter struck it, the AAIB says.
An on-board system in development would enable airline pilots to anticipate runway surface condition and braking capability.
by Trond Are Johnsen
Deicing/anti-icing fluids guidance for winter 2014–2015 includes updates to manage risks of extremely cold conditions.
You’ve probably read in AeroSafety World about the importance of safety data sharing in aviation. This has been a priority of Flight Safety Foundation for many years, and Foundation founder…
by Jon L. Beatty | President and CEO
Loss of control–inflight (LOC-I) is one of the three most common types of accidents and is, by far, the deadliest. The Statistical Summary of Commercial Jet Airplane Accidents, Worldwide Operations,…
by Frank Jackman | Editor-in-Chief
by Flight Safety Foundation
FAA Approves Limited UAS Use | Crash Testing | and more …
Nearly half of all worldwide commercial jet airplane accidents during the 10-year period from 2004 through 2013 occurred during the final approach or landing phases of flight, according to statistics…
by Frank Jackman
Risk-manager mindset and attention to detail may help
airline professionals avoid unprotected exposure to the virus.
Heavy rainfall reduced visibility to zero during the final stage of a nonprecision approach.