Safety http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7397/more en Asiana Airlines A320 hits radio tower on landing http://atwonline.com/safety/asiana-airlines-a320-hits-radio-tower-landing <div class="node-body article-body">[UPDATED] A Korea-based Asiana Airlines Airbus A320 hit a radio installation on approach to Hiroshima Mihara Airport in Japan, causing damage to a wing and engine and injuring 27 passengers as a result of the resulting final off-runway stop.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/asiana-airlines-a320-hits-radio-tower-landing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/asiana-airlines-a320-hits-radio-tower-landing#comments Airlines Daily News Safety A320 Asiana crash landed Hiroshima Infrastructure and Transport Japan Transport Safety Board Ministry of Land Wed, 15 Apr 2015 21:08:00 +0000 162461 at http://atwonline.com <p>Broken localizer facilities at the Hiroshima airport after an Asiana Airlines Airbus A320 aircraft (seen in background) overran a runway at the airport.</p> JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images Alaska flight turns around after ‘banging’ reveals trapped ramp agent http://atwonline.com/safety/alaska-flight-turns-around-after-banging-reveals-trapped-ramp-agent <div class="node-body article-body">[UPDATED] Alaska Airlines has confirmed that flight 448, enroute from Seattle to Los Angeles, returned to Seattle shortly after departure on Monday afternoon after the pilot reported hearing banging from beneath the aircraft.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/alaska-flight-turns-around-after-banging-reveals-trapped-ramp-agent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/alaska-flight-turns-around-after-banging-reveals-trapped-ramp-agent#comments Airlines Daily News Safety Alaska Airlines cargo hold Menzies Aviation ramp agent Tue, 14 Apr 2015 20:26:00 +0000 162271 at http://atwonline.com Indian government admits safety understaffing http://atwonline.com/security/indian-government-admits-safety-understaffing <div class="node-body article-body">India’s aviation security overseer, the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS), is “badly understaffed,” India civil aviation secretary V Somasundaran said at a recent industry event.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/indian-government-admits-safety-understaffing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/indian-government-admits-safety-understaffing#comments Security Daily News Safety Airports Authority India Bureau of Civil Aviation Security India R K Srivastava safety security V Somasundaran Tue, 14 Apr 2015 20:12:00 +0000 162281 at http://atwonline.com IATA launches voluntary standard safety assessment http://atwonline.com/safety/iata-launches-voluntary-standard-safety-assessment <div class="node-body article-body">IATA has launched a new Standard Safety Assessment (ISSA) program for airlines not eligible for the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/iata-launches-voluntary-standard-safety-assessment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/iata-launches-voluntary-standard-safety-assessment#comments Associations Daily News Safety IATA ICAO IOSA ISSA Operational Safety Audit Standard Safety Assessment Tony Tyler Tue, 14 Apr 2015 20:10:00 +0000 162291 at http://atwonline.com ICAO prototype online conflict zone repository goes live http://atwonline.com/security/icao-prototype-online-conflict-zone-repository-goes-live <div class="node-body article-body">ICAO has launched a prototype online conflict zone risk information repository aimed at providing up-to-date information on potential risks posed to civil aviation by armed conflicts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/icao-prototype-online-conflict-zone-repository-goes-live" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/icao-prototype-online-conflict-zone-repository-goes-live#comments Security Daily News Safety conflict zone ICAO Olumuyiwa Benard Aliu repository Tue, 14 Apr 2015 19:45:00 +0000 162351 at http://atwonline.com Irish investigators studying Ryanair collision at Dublin Airport http://atwonline.com/safety/irish-investigators-studying-ryanair-collision-dublin-airport <div class="node-body article-body">Officials from Ireland’s Air Accident Investigation Unit (AAIU) are studying the circumstances that led to two taxiing Ryanair aircraft colliding at Dublin International Airport on April 1.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/irish-investigators-studying-ryanair-collision-dublin-airport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/irish-investigators-studying-ryanair-collision-dublin-airport#comments Airlines Daily News Safety Air Accident Investigation Unit Boeing 737-800 collision Dublin Airport Ryanair tailfin winglet Fri, 10 Apr 2015 17:20:00 +0000 162031 at http://atwonline.com Tony Tyler: Germanwings probe ‘shouldn’t set a precedent’ http://atwonline.com/associations/tony-tyler-germanwings-probe-shouldn-t-set-precedent <div class="node-body article-body">While not criticizing French authorities for their handling of the Germanwings flight 4U9525 investigation, IATA DG and CEO Tony Tyler said it has been “highly unusual” and “shouldn’t set a precedent for the future.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/tony-tyler-germanwings-probe-shouldn-t-set-precedent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/tony-tyler-germanwings-probe-shouldn-t-set-precedent#comments Airlines Associations Daily News Safety Trade Shows & Conferences ATW Plus cockpit crash flight 4U9525 Germanwings IATA pilots safety Tony Tyler Wed, 08 Apr 2015 16:29:00 +0000 161711 at http://atwonline.com <p>IATA DG and CEO Tony Tyler</p> Courtesy, IATA FAA upgrades India’s aviation safety rating to Category 1 http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-upgrades-india-s-aviation-safety-rating-category-1 <div class="node-body article-body">FAA has restored India’s aviation safety rating to Category 1 under its International Aviation Safety Assessment (IASA) program. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-upgrades-india-s-aviation-safety-rating-category-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-upgrades-india-s-aviation-safety-rating-category-1#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News Safety Anthony Foxx Category 1 FAA IASA ICAO India International Aviation Safety Assessment program safety rating Wed, 08 Apr 2015 13:33:00 +0000 161651 at http://atwonline.com Sensor icing likely cause of Air Algerie crash http://atwonline.com/safety/sensor-icing-likely-cause-air-algerie-crash <div class="node-body article-body">The icing of engine power management sensors triggered the stall and fatal crash of Air Algerie flight AH5017 in northwest Africa last July 24, according to an investigation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/sensor-icing-likely-cause-air-algerie-crash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/sensor-icing-likely-cause-air-algerie-crash#comments Airlines Daily News Safety Air Algerie Algiers Burkina Faso Mali MD-83 Ouagadougou Swiftair Tue, 07 Apr 2015 20:49:00 +0000 161561 at http://atwonline.com New Air France inflight safety video is served with flair http://atwonline.com/blog/new-air-france-inflight-safety-video-served-flair <div class="node-body blog-body">Air France is joining those airlines that are upping the ante on producing inflight safety videos you might actually want to watch.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/atw-editors-blog-0">ATW Editor&#039;s Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/new-air-france-inflight-safety-video-served-flair" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/new-air-france-inflight-safety-video-served-flair#comments Blogs Safety Air France safety video Spirit united airlines ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Mon, 06 Apr 2015 15:23:00 +0000 161401 at http://atwonline.com