2016-04-27 two Delta Air Lines MDs in runway conflict at Atlanta

Two Delta Air Lines aircraft, one taxiing to the terminal the other about to take-off, came into ground conflict to each other after ATC error at Atlanta Airport, GA, USA.


2015-06-16 Delta and Southwest aircraft runway incursion at Chicago-Midway

Narrative Both aircraft were involved in a ground incursion at Chicago-Midway Airport. The Delta Air Lines Boeing 717 received clearace for line-up on runway 04R(right) while the Southwest Boeing 737 was also lined-up for take-off on the intersecting runway 31C(center). Both aircraft were instructed to hold on the runway awaiting take-off clearance. After another aircraft ...

2012-06-02 Skywork Do-328 and Helicopter in near miss at Berne

Narrative Probable Cause The serious incident is attributable to the fact that aerodrome control gave take-off clearance to a commercial aircraft on runway 32 without ascertaining the position of the helicopter which the controller had cleared to depart at its own discretion shortly before. The result was that a hazardous convergence with a high risk ...