Safety en BEA considers new Greenland search in Air France A380 engine probe <div class="node-body article-body">French air accident investigation agency BEA is evaluating whether to launch a new radar search for engine parts buried beneath the Greenland ice that could provide clues as to why an Air France Airbus A380 suffered an uncontained engine failure in September 2017. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Safety ATW Plus Fri, 14 Sep 2018 16:20:00 +0000 293431 at AirAsia Malaysia wins IOSA approval <div class="node-body article-body">AirAsia’s core Malaysian operation has been registered on IATA’s operational safety audit (IOSA) for the first time, joining two other AirAsia affiliate carriers on the list.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Safety Wed, 12 Sep 2018 14:16:00 +0000 293201 at <p>AirAsia Airbus A320</p> Rob Finlayson NTSB investigates Delta 757-200 engine failure <div class="node-body article-body">The US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is investigating a reported uncontained engine failure on a Delta Air Lines Boeing 757-200 Sept. 5.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Engines Daily News Safety Mon, 10 Sep 2018 20:36:00 +0000 293031 at US lawmakers question TSA chief on surveillance methods, technologies <div class="node-body article-body">US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) administrator David Pekoske defended the effectiveness of TSA’s controversial ‘Quiet Skies’ surveillance program, calling it “critically important to our security” and telling lawmakers that it “does not take into account a traveler’s race or religion.”</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Safety Technology Airports & Routes ATW Plus Thu, 06 Sep 2018 18:50:00 +0000 292731 at Investigators say microburst played key role in Aeromexico crash <div class="node-body article-body">A microburst likely was a major factor in the July 31 accident involving an Aeromexico Embraer E190 that went down as it was departing Durango, Mexico, with investigators reporting they have not found any mechanical anomalies or obvious errors made by the aircraft's pilots.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Engines Daily News Safety Thu, 06 Sep 2018 18:12:00 +0000 292721 at <p>Crash site of Aeromexico&nbsp;Embraer&nbsp;E190 at Durango International Airport</p> DGCA Utair Boeing 737-800 seriously damaged in Sochi overrun <div class="node-body article-body">A Utair Aviation Boeing 737-800 (VQ-BJI) has been seriously damaged after a runway overrun at Sochi Airport on Sept. 1.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Safety Sun, 02 Sep 2018 09:04:00 +0000 292421 at NTSB to hold probable cause meeting on Air Canada SFO near miss <div class="node-body article-body">The US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) will meet Sept. 25 to determine the probable cause of a near miss on landing last year involving an Air Canada Airbus A320 at San Francisco International Airport (SFO).</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Air Traffic Management Airlines Daily News Safety Airports & Routes Fri, 31 Aug 2018 20:26:00 +0000 292401 at <p>Graphic showing the runway configuration at SFO and Air Canada flight 759 on approach</p> NTSB UK lifts personal electronic device restrictions on some Cairo flights <div class="node-body article-body">The UK government has lifted restrictions on passengers bringing large personal electronic devices (PEDs) into the cabin of UK-bound flights from Cairo—but apparently only on British Airways services.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Safety Fri, 31 Aug 2018 20:11:00 +0000 292391 at Etihad incident over Australia led to 777 production line inspections <div class="node-body article-body"><p>A new report released by the Australian Transport Safety Board (ATSB) reveals an inflight diversion of an <a href="">Etihad Airways</a> Boeing 777-300ER on Oct. 14, 2017 caused by chafing and arcing of incorrectly installed wire bundles led Boeing to subsequently introduce new production-line inspections and issue maintenance recommendations to operators.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Components Daily News Manufacturers Safety ATW Plus Fri, 31 Aug 2018 14:24:00 +0000 292301 at <p>Etihad&nbsp;Airways Boeing 777-300ER</p> Rob Finlayson ATSB issues advisory on pitot tubes after MAS 330 incident <div class="node-body article-body">The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) has issued a safety advisory following an incident in July in which a Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Airbus A330-300 was forced to turn back to Brisbane Airport because of three attached pitot tube covers.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Safety Thu, 30 Aug 2018 16:10:00 +0000 292211 at <p>A CCTV photo showing two of the three pitot tube covers still attached to the A330 during push back.</p> Brisbane Airport Corp.