Basic Needs 7 pages. [PDF 525K]
Sub-Saharan Africa cannot afford to delay air transport infrastructure upgrades.
Listen Up! 3 pages. [PDF 207K]
A study seeks to model — and improve — passenger attention to safety briefings.
Balancing Cargo Safety 6 pages. [PDF 385K]
The United States grapples with a relatively high accident rate in freight operations.
Rebuilding Airport Safety 4 pages. [PDF 295K]
Airport managers and pilots must take precautions so that changes in taxiway and runway configuration during construction and maintenance do not create a hazard.
Audit Management 2 pages. [PDF 147K]
An effective safety management system should be an essential ingredient in all flight departments.
Tricks of Light 2 pages. [PDF 159K]
Fifth in a series focusing on approach and landing incidents that might have resulted in controlled flight into terrain but for timely warnings by TAWS.
Shutting Out the Noise 4 pages. [PDF 623K]
Technological advances have resulted in headsets that enhance communication and protect pilots’ hearing.
Cross-Control Upset 5 pages. [PDF 248K]
The Metro’s autopilot was engaged when the pilots induced a sideslip to balance fuel. When the autopilot reached its control limits and disengaged, the aircraft rolled and entered a spiral dive.