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by News&Safety
October 22nd, 2019, 8:14 am
Forum: Aviation Safety & Accident Review
Topic: Windsor Locks B-17 Preliminary Report
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Views: 1826

Windsor Locks B-17 Preliminary Report

On October 2, 2019, at 0953 eastern daylight time, a Boeing B-17G, N93012, owned and operated by the Collings Foundation, was destroyed during a precautionary landing and subsequent runway excursion at Bradley International Airport (BDL), Windsor Locks, Connecticut. The commercial pilot, airline tra...
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July 14th, 2019, 6:40 pm
Forum: Aviation Safety & Accident Review
Topic: Pitts S2E Canada Engine Failure After Liftoff
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Views: 1508

Pitts S2E Canada Engine Failure After Liftoff

Date: 16-JUN-2019 Time: 18:25 Pitts S-2E Special Owner/operator: Private Registration: C-GONV C/n / msn: VNA-1 Fatalities: Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2 Other fatalities: 0 Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair) Location: near St. Jean Port Joli Airport, Chaudière-Appalaches, QC - Canad...
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July 14th, 2019, 4:08 pm
Forum: Aviation Safety & Accident Review
Topic: Accident Case Study: Traffic Pattern Tragedy
Replies: 0
Views: 1484

Accident Case Study: Traffic Pattern Tragedy

CIrrus SR20 Crash in the Houston Pattern.

by News&Safety
July 11th, 2019, 1:57 am
Forum: Aviation Safety & Accident Review
Topic: Stinson 108 Crash
Replies: 0
Views: 1429

Stinson 108 Crash

Stinson 108-3 Voyager, N6642M: Incident occurred July 09, 2019 near Crater Lake - Klamath Regional Airport (KLMT), Oregon Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Portland, Oregon Aircraft made an emergency landing in a field. https://registry.faa.gov/N6642M Date: 09-JUL-1...
by News&Safety
July 11th, 2019, 1:49 am
Forum: Airbus
Topic: Airbus: Power to Idle at 50' or 30' or elsewise?
Replies: 0
Views: 1960

Airbus: Power to Idle at 50' or 30' or elsewise?

There are many opinions. They fact remains.. it depends. Ultimately, it isn't one simple answer. We tend to agree with contributor #4. From airbusdriver.net: Contributor 1: * Our pilots handbook does NOT say to retard at 50 feet, contrary to popular belief. It clearly says over the runway threshold....
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July 6th, 2019, 5:27 pm
Forum: Aviation Safety & Accident Review
Topic: Air Canada Taxiway Overflight SFO
Replies: 0
Views: 1494

Air Canada Taxiway Overflight SFO

Executive Summary ​On July 7, 2017, about 2356 Pacific daylight time (PDT), Air Canada flight 759, an Airbus A320-211, Canadian registration C-FKCK, was cleared to land on runway 28R at San Francisco International Airport (SFO), San Francisco, California, but instead lined up with parallel taxiway C...
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July 3rd, 2019, 9:13 pm
Forum: Airbus
Topic: Airbus 380 CrossWind Landing
Replies: 0
Views: 1433

Airbus 380 CrossWind Landing

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July 3rd, 2019, 9:03 pm
Forum: Aviation Safety & Accident Review
Topic: Boeing 737 MAX - Why MCAS Killed Two Airplanes
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Views: 1540

Boeing 737 MAX - Why MCAS Killed Two Airplanes

Why competition with Airbus caused two accidents...

by News&Safety
July 3rd, 2019, 7:12 pm
Forum: Aviation Safety & Accident Review
Topic: Landing with No Controls
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Views: 1487

Landing with No Controls

A real amazing landing... without primary controls.