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Cabin Safety, On Record
Short circuit caused a thermal runaway of the emergency locator transmitter’s lithium battery.
by Mark Lacagnina
Accident Investigation, On Record
The captain took control close to the runway in an attempt to salvage an unstabilized…
The A330’s descent rate reached 15,800 fpm after a sidestick control was jammed nose-down.
The 717 flight crew saw the lights of a vehicle ahead after touchdown and initiated…
Reports of deteriorating weather in Antarctica came too late to turn back.
After touching down at an excessive airspeed,
the light jet needed more runway than was…
Confusion over runway lights and a controller’s instruction led to a runway excursion.
The captain said that braking conditions unexpectedly became
‘very, very poor’ as the A320 neared…
Fatigue, inadequate systems knowledge cited in business jet crash during go-around.
Flight crew received no warning that a pitot probe heater had failed.