The FSF ALAR Tool Kit Update is a multimedia resource on compact disc (CD) for safety professionals and training organizations working to prevent the leading causes of fatalities in commercial aviation: approach-and-landing accidents (ALAs), including those involving controlled flight into terrain (CFIT).
FSF ALAR Took Kit Update CD Contents
- FSF ALAR Briefing Notes
Information on 33 topics related to prevention of approach-and-landing accidents (ALAs), including those involving controlled flight into terrain (CFIT).
- Flight Safety Digest, November 1998–February 1999 “Killers in Aviation”
FSF ALAR Task Force findings and data sources.
- FSF ALAR Task Force Conclusions and Recommendations
What the data showed about ALAs, and how to prevent them.
- “Killers in Aviation: An Update”
Findings from analyses of more recent data on ALAs.
- “Review of Detailed ALA Reports: 1995–2007”
Insights on the causal factors and consequences of ALAs.
- Selected FSF Publications
Related reading on ALAs and runway excursions.
- Approach-and-landing Risk Awareness Tool
Approach briefing supplement to increase hazard awareness.
- Approach-and-landing Risk Reduction Guide
Guidelines for evaluating training, procedures and equipment.
- Standard Operating Procedures Template
Recommended operating and training procedures.
- ALAR Information Posters
Illustrations of lessons learned.
- CFIT Checklist
Guidelines in six languages for assessing CFIT risk.
- CFIT Alert
Procedure for immediate response to ground-proximity warning system/terrain awareness and warning system warnings.
- Flight Operations and Training
Data-based recommendations for aircraft operators and pilots.
- Equipment for Aircraft and Air Traffic Control
Recommendations for optimum usage.
- Air Traffic Control Communication
Improving the pilot-controller confirmation/correction process.
- Pilot Guide to Preventing CFIT
CFIT accident data and lessons learned, plus a review of approach design criteria.
- Approach-and-landing Accident Data Overview (1980–1997)
ALA data and lessons learned.
- Approach-and-Landing Accident Data Overview (1995–2007)
An update on ALA data and findings.
- An Approach and Landing Accident: It Could Happen to You
Video presentation of ALA data and findings.
- CFIT Awareness and Prevention
Video presentation of CFIT data, plus analyses of three representative accidents.
- Reducing the Risk of Runway Excursions
Report on the findings and recommendations of the FSF Runway Safety Initiative, with appendixes including two RSI briefing notes, plus three PowerPoint presentations.