Category: Aviation

Who is responsible for the dismal aviation safety record of 2018?

2018 has been a dismal year in terms of flight safety. Subjectivity in training and checking is the root cause of failure of the system. The data entering the system is incorrect.


Flydubai Boeing 737-800 stopped after attempting to take off at Moscow airport

The flyDubai B-737 attempted takeoff without clearance while a Russian Aeroflot A330 was crossing the runway. Euro Control has introduced Runway Status Lights being used at Paris airport, which is a safety barrier for such incidents.


Erroneous takeoff performance: El Al flight takes off with a 40Tonne error@mindFly

The El Al B-789 managed to get airborne safely despite the 40 Tonne error in weight while calculating the takeoff performance.
I have written a paper on how and why humans commit such grave errors and ways and means to prevent them.

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