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When do you use an aircraft maintenance engineers’ logbook?

Jun 19 2016 | Comments (39)

The aircraft maintenance engineers’ logbook has been around for years, but in what ways do the engineers’ use their logboo...

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In Night Shift Workers, Insomnia Linked to Impaired Work Performance

Jul 16 2015 | Comments (30)

A new study of night shift workers suggests that overnight occupational and cognitive impairment is more strongly correlat...

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Ops Manual for Human Factors in Aviation Maintenance

Jul 25 2015 | Comments (0)

The Ops Manual for Human Factors in Aviation Maintenance is availabe for free download  This manual recognizes that rea...

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Could this Maintenance Accident Happen to You? - John Goglia

Aug 22 2015 | Comments (15)

Some of you may remember the British Airways Airbus 319 aircraft that lost the fan cowl doors from both engines on take-of...

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EASA issues recommendations to prevent loss of fan cowl doors on A320 Lost cowlings on a BA A319 in May 2013 (AAIB)

Sep 06 2015 | Comments (18)

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) issued a Safety Information Bulletin, recommending operators of A320 aircraft t...

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A Just Culture – The Foundation of Any Successful Safety Management System

Sep 21 2015 | Comments (3)

by Gordon Dupont – With permission from D.O.M. Director of Maintenance magazine Every industry has its own culture and ...

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CAA - "Captain was drunk and fatigued"

Dec 13 2015 | Comments (11)

Earlier last month, flight NL-142 carrying 121 passengers and crew, made an emergency landing at Lahore airport. While the...

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Aircraft Engineers International: "Air Asia Accident Highlights Safety Lessons Not Being Learned by Aviation Industry"

Jan 04 2016 | Comments (0)

The CEO of Air Asia assures us that: "We will not leave any stone unturned to make sure the industry learns from this trag...

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Ghastly Accident at Air India Highlights Importance of Worker Safety | John Goglia

Jan 24 2016 | Comments (3)

The tragic accident this past month involving a service technician that was working an Air India flight pushing back from ...

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Lack of Teamwork

Feb 14 2016 | Comments (103)

Submitted by Gordon Dupont With permission from D.O.M. Director of Maintenance magazine Lack of Teamwork is one of the...

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Snoozing FedEx Employee Takes Unexpected Trip

Apr 24 2016 | Comments (1)

Went To Sleep In Tennessee And Woke Up Headed To Texas. A FedEx Express worker apparently not completely accustomed to ...

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