Safety http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7397/more en BEA considers new Greenland search in Air France A380 engine probe http://atwonline.com/safety/bea-considers-new-greenland-search-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="http://atwonline.com/safety/bea-considers-new-greenland-search-air-france-a380-engine-probe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/bea-considers-new-greenland-search-air-france-a380-engine-probe#comments Daily News Safety ATW Plus Fri, 14 Sep 2018 16:20:00 +0000 293431 at http://atwonline.com AirAsia Malaysia wins IOSA approval http://atwonline.com/safety/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="http://atwonline.com/safety/airasia-malaysia-wins-iosa-approval" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/airasia-malaysia-wins-iosa-approval#comments Daily News Safety Wed, 12 Sep 2018 14:16:00 +0000 293201 at http://atwonline.com <p>AirAsia Airbus A320</p> Rob Finlayson NTSB investigates Delta 757-200 engine failure http://atwonline.com/safety/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="http://atwonline.com/safety/ntsb-investigates-delta-757-200-engine-failure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/ntsb-investigates-delta-757-200-engine-failure#comments Engines Daily News Safety Mon, 10 Sep 2018 20:36:00 +0000 293031 at http://atwonline.com US lawmakers question TSA chief on surveillance methods, technologies http://atwonline.com/safety/us-lawmakers-question-tsa-chief-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="http://atwonline.com/safety/us-lawmakers-question-tsa-chief-surveillance-methods-technologies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/us-lawmakers-question-tsa-chief-surveillance-methods-technologies#comments Daily News Safety Technology Airports & Routes ATW Plus Thu, 06 Sep 2018 18:50:00 +0000 292731 at http://atwonline.com Investigators say microburst played key role in Aeromexico crash http://atwonline.com/safety/investigators-say-microburst-played-key-role-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="http://atwonline.com/safety/investigators-say-microburst-played-key-role-aeromexico-crash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/investigators-say-microburst-played-key-role-aeromexico-crash#comments Airlines Engines Daily News Safety Thu, 06 Sep 2018 18:12:00 +0000 292721 at http://atwonline.com <p>Crash site of Aeromexico&nbsp;Embraer&nbsp;E190 at Durango International Airport</p> DGCA Utair Boeing 737-800 seriously damaged in Sochi overrun http://atwonline.com/airlines/utair-boeing-737-800-seriously-damaged-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="http://atwonline.com/airlines/utair-boeing-737-800-seriously-damaged-sochi-overrun" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/utair-boeing-737-800-seriously-damaged-sochi-overrun#comments Airlines Daily News Safety Sun, 02 Sep 2018 09:04:00 +0000 292421 at http://atwonline.com NTSB to hold probable cause meeting on Air Canada SFO near miss http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/ntsb-hold-probable-cause-meeting-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="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/ntsb-hold-probable-cause-meeting-air-canada-sfo-near-miss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/ntsb-hold-probable-cause-meeting-air-canada-sfo-near-miss#comments Air Traffic Management Airlines Daily News Safety Airports & Routes Fri, 31 Aug 2018 20:26:00 +0000 292401 at http://atwonline.com <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 http://atwonline.com/safety/uk-lifts-personal-electronic-device-restrictions-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="http://atwonline.com/safety/uk-lifts-personal-electronic-device-restrictions-some-cairo-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/uk-lifts-personal-electronic-device-restrictions-some-cairo-flights#comments Airlines Daily News Safety Fri, 31 Aug 2018 20:11:00 +0000 292391 at http://atwonline.com Etihad incident over Australia led to 777 production line inspections http://atwonline.com/safety/etihad-incident-over-australia-led-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="http://atwonline.com/airline-financials/etihad-posts-15-billion-loss-2017-partners-failures">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="http://atwonline.com/safety/etihad-incident-over-australia-led-777-production-line-inspections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/etihad-incident-over-australia-led-777-production-line-inspections#comments Airlines Components Daily News Manufacturers Safety ATW Plus Fri, 31 Aug 2018 14:24:00 +0000 292301 at http://atwonline.com <p>Etihad&nbsp;Airways Boeing 777-300ER</p> Rob Finlayson ATSB issues advisory on pitot tubes after MAS 330 incident http://atwonline.com/safety/atsb-issues-advisory-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="http://atwonline.com/safety/atsb-issues-advisory-pitot-tubes-after-mas-330-incident" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/atsb-issues-advisory-pitot-tubes-after-mas-330-incident#comments Daily News Safety Thu, 30 Aug 2018 16:10:00 +0000 292211 at http://atwonline.com <p>A CCTV photo showing two of the three pitot tube covers still attached to the A330 during push back.</p> Brisbane Airport Corp.