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Vistara lands with “Mayday Fuel”situation, challenges of diversion

The Vistara flight UK-944 landed with only 200kgs in tanks in a Mayday Fuel situation.


Study reveals serious deficiencies in instrument scan by Pilot Monitoring

French (BEA) study on approach and go-around reveals that many pilot monitoring (PM’s) do not know where and when to look during a go-around.


Visual illusion in fog, Spicejet heavy landing saga

Approach in fog and illusion

How can a combination of surprise event, visual illusion and cognitive lockup lead to a heavy landing? Fog creates visual illusion. Other factors like tight coupling of events and cognitive lockup can lead to incidents.

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