Intelligence analysis

October 27, 2014 - 10:40pm
U.S. Director of National Intelligence James Clapper

A recently formed “fusion cell” of government and airline industry security analysts helped guide the U.S. response to the Ebola crisis, according to the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI). The office, which coordinates the activities of 17 intelligence agencies and organizations, plans to continue the aviation security-focused effort.

August 27, 2012 - 2:50pm

“Decision errors in aviation are typically not slips or lapses, but mistakes,” concludes the introduction to the European Helicopter Safety Implementation Team’s new guide to rotorcraft decision making. “In other words, the problem doesn’t lie with a failure to execute a correct decision, but with making a poor decision in the first instance.”