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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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NTSB Cites Corrosion In FedEx Accident

Sep 02 2018 | Comments (2)

A landing gear collapse that caused a FedEx cargo jet to skid off the runway and subsequently catch fire in 2016 was cause...

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Malaysia Airlines Airbus A330 returns to Brisbane Airport, reportedly with two pitot tubes still covered

Aug 05 2018 | Comments (2)

Malaysia Airlines flight MH134, an Airbus A330-200, returned to land at Brisbane International Airport, Australia after th...

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Chinese airliner makes emergency landing after cockpit window falls out nearly sucking co-pilot out of cabin

May 29 2018 | Comments (4)

An airliner was forced to make an emergency landing in southwest China after part of the cockpit window fell out in mid-fl...

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Accidents that changed aviation: Improving cockpit communication

May 22 2018 | Comments (6)

Aviation’s worst disaster occurred on March 27, 1977, when two 747s collided on a runway in Tenerife, Canary Islands. Five...

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10 2018a

Just Culture Stories: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

May 18 2018 | Comments (2)

BY DR. BILL JOHNSON The author tells three stories about voluntary reporting and just culture. Fitting for this month’s...

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09 2018b

After SWA 1380, is it time for deep human factors study of emergencies?

May 01 2018 | Comments (11)

Images from inside the cabin of Southwest Airlines flight 1380, which made an emergency landing in Philadelphia following ...

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08 2018b

FBI Offers Reward for Capture of Fugitive Mechanic in ValuJet Crash

Apr 17 2018 | Comments (1)

The FBI is still seeking Mauro Ociel Valenzuela-Reyes, a mechanic who worked for ValuJet Airlines' maintenance contractor,...

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07 2018b

Divers To Search For Stolen C-130 In The English Channel

Mar 30 2018 | Comments (17)

Mechanic Reportedly Took The Plane In 1969 In An Effort To Fly Home To Virginia. In May of 1969, military mechanic Sgt....

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Mar 18 2018 | Comments (9)

Gulfstream G150, Jan. 4, 2018, Kittilä, Finland The German captain of an Austrian-registered Gulfstream G150 was killed...

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06 2018b

NTSB: Fan Blade Separation Led To United B777 Cowling Loss

Mar 18 2018 | Comments (5)

Preliminary Report Offers Few Other Details The NTSB has released a preliminary report on an incident which occurred on a ...

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