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Aug

2017-07-31 New Iraq Overflight Restrictions by FAA

Narrative Iraq overflight restrictions for US Airlines The Federal Aviation Administration is restricting U.S. airlines from flying at or below 30,000 feet over Iraq because of what it calls "the potentially hazardous situation created by the armed conflict" there. Previously, the FAA issued an overflight minimum of 20.000 feet. There were fears that heavily armed militias ...
29
Jul

2014-07-28 T.A. Ribeiro EMB-110 Bandeirante landed in corn field near Foz do Iguacu

The propeller driven aircraft sustained irrepairable damge in a forced landing after mechanical troubles.

27
Jul

2014-07 JACDEC Safety Research : Low-Cost Airline Study

In co-coperation with AirlinePROFILER.eu, JACDEC is glad to inform about the recent LOW-COST Airline Market Analysis conducted by AirlinePROFILER in which JACDEC was taking part. At the beginning of the 1980′s , the first Low Cost Airlines (LCC)  were initially ridiculed as a peripheral “exotic” business case phenomenon, especially by global network  or national flag carrier. No one from ...
23
Jul

2014-07-23 Transasia Airways ATR-72 crashed near Penghu

The ATR crashed on approach to runway 20 at Penghu Islands Magong Airport  in rainy weather conditions.

21
Jul

2014-07-20 United Airways ATR-72 nose gear gave way on landing at Coxs Bazaar

Narrative Following a normal touchdown on landing, the nose un dercarriage sudenly gave way and the nose srike the fuselage producing sparks in the rollout until the ATR came to a safe stop. No passenger or crewmember was reported injured. The lower nose was substantially damaged. Coxs Bazaar Airport was forced to close completely since ...
19
Jul

2014-07-18 EP Aviation CASA 212 made forced landing after fuel exhaustion in Uganda

Narrative Pilots were forced to make an emergency landing on a public road near Kiwawu village after both engines experienced a power loss apparently because of fuel starvation. No person inside the aircraft was injured in the event. The landing site was the main road between Kampala and Mityana about 25 km north of the ...
19
Jul

2013-07-06 Asiana Boeing 777-200 impact with seawall at San Francisco

Narrative Probable Cause The National Transportation Safety Board determines that the probable cause of this accident was the flight crew’s mismanagement of the airplane’s descent during the visual approach, the pilot flying’s unintended deactivation of automatic airspeed control, the flight crew’s inadequate monitoring of airspeed, and the flight crew’s delayed execution of a go-around after ...
17
Jul

2014-07-15 American Airlines B767-300 runway incursion at Milan-Malpensa Airport

Narrative The 767 landed normally on runway 35R at 09:36L and vacated the runway to the left to proceed to the terminal but need to hold before crossing the parallel runway 35L. However, the 767 failed to stop at the assigned holding line and entered the active landing runway 35L where the Easyjet Airbus A320 was on ...
16
Jul

2014-07-16 Republic Airlines Embraer E-170 ran off runway during test-run at Kansas City

Narrative On a post maintenance taxi test run in pre dawn darkness, with only two maintenance crew (not certified pilots) on board, the E-170 ran off the runway coming to rest about 150 meters further in deep grass.  Nobody was injured. Local media first reported the incident occured on runway 19R but aerial images showed it actually ...
14
Jul

2014-07-14 Ukraine Air Force Antonov An-26 shot down in eastern Ukraine

The transport aircraft was hit by an anti aircraft missile during flight at 6500 meters in eastern Ukraine region.

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