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Not only does space weather cause radio problems, but it can also add to flight crews’ radiation exposure.
Only 16 percent of the domestic civil helicopter fleet had complied with modern requirements for crash-resistant fuel systems at the end of last year.
Examination of the airplane did not reveal any anomalies that would have compromised effectiveness of the flight controls, said the Safety Board.
Emirates will take delivery of three A380s in one month in December, while its flight cadre to quadruple to 16,000 pilots over the next two decades.
The two pilots were killed when their aircraft crashed about 600 feet short of the VOR station, which was about one mile from the runway.
ABS Jets has operated for 11 years without an accident.
IMC Club was organized in 2010 with the goal of building instrument flying proficiency through the sharing of real-world scenarios.
Post-accident examination of the engine revealed that all of the compressor turbine blades had separated.
How does this incredibly experienced, long-time crew end up with a habitual failure to comply with checklists?
French accident investigators determined that the nosegear was pointed to the left after a hard touchdown.