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30 Mar 03
TSB Final Report Presentation Video
SwissAir 111

Final Report (3mb zipped MsWord Doc)

Final Report (32mb pdf format download)

20 Aug 04
Cargo Weight Fraud
19 Aug 04
A Bad Day in OSLO
17 Aug 04
The Africa Tally - for Transport Aviation Accidents
16 Aug 04
Accident & Incident Imagery Week Ending 16 Aug 04
15 Aug 04
Shuttle-Tank Foam Application Process is but part of the Problem
14 Aug 04
The Shuttle in-Orbit Repair Glitch
13 Aug 04
The DHL CV580 Crash at North Kentucky
12 Aug 04
A Solution to the RCC Tile Problem for NASA
11 Aug 04
NASA Reveals the Foam Application Process that Doomed Shuttle Columbia
16 Jul 04
The Fiery Wing-Walk Exit from a Burning 737
15 Jul 04
The Nomadic Widow-Maker
14 Jul 04
Four Years Later the NTSB Renews its Call for Cockpit Cameras
12 Jul 04

David Evans of ASW Takes Fourth Annual Prestige International Aviation Award

10 Jul 04
Former Swiss Aviation Official To Take Over Europe's JAA
09 Jul 04
GAO Slams Poor FAA Safety Databases
07 Jul 04
My Captain, My Boss
06 Jul 04
FAA Safety Laxity Criticized by US Congress' General Accountability Office
05 Jul 04
Large Cabin Evacuation Simulator
04 Jul 04
One Generator Fails and a Russian Backfire Crew Dies
03 Jul 04
NASA has Another Close Call (Maintenance Deficiencies Found)
02 Jul 04
Needing Dreadle? Close Call Runway Incursion Incidents at OHare
30 Jun 04
ex Sen Carnahan Crash Suit Against Parker-Hannifin Fails
29 Jun 04
Aerial Fire-Fighting is a Dangerous Job
28 Jun 04
No More TCAS Induced Collisions? Yes or No?
27 Jun 04

Human Error versus Terrorism in Airline Safety

26 Jun 04
Airbus Sacks a WhistleBlower for Raising Safety Concerns
25 Jun 04
Good Reasons for not Switching the A/c's "Weather" Radar Off
24 Jun 04
Is it always the Pilot's Fault when he hits a Hail-storm?
23 Jun 04
ScramJet - Engine of the Future pg 2 pg 3 (pdf)
22 Jun 04
Another IASA Original Aviation Safety Idea Gets Airborne
21 Jun 04
QANTAS Pilots See and Avert Disaster
20 Jun 04
NTSB- Expertise at the Top of the NTSB now an Issue
19 Jun 04
NTSB wants carbon Monoxide Detectors in some Aircraft
18 Jun 04
NASA Fails the Test of Shuttle Survivability for a Columbia Replay
16 Jun 04
The Normalcy of Accidents
15 Jun 04
Losing all Four Engines in Volcanic Ash (pdf) pg2 pg3pg4
14 Jun 04
Scribes, Scoring, Strippers and Cracking
12 Jun 04
A Viable Alternative to Fuel-Tank Inerting?
11 Jun 04
New Technology to Detect Aircraft Structural Cracking
10 Jun 04
Crack Attacks (pdf file)
09 Jun 04
The Latest in Cockpit Door Security Monitoring
07 Jun 04
Spatial Illusions - Seeing is not Believing
06 Jun 04
The Emery Flight 17 Crash
05 Jun 04
World Looks for Cracked airplanes
04 Jun 04
Flt 2030 - Delta's near Repeat of Swissair 111
29 May 04
Is there a Doctor on Board?
28 May 04
An Electrical FAQ
27 May 04
NTSB Finds A300-600 Rudder Flaw
26 May 04
NTSB Requires Airbus Rudder Redesign
25 May 04
More Legal Aftermath for Governor Carnahan's Fatal Crash
24 May 04
Single voice to represent aviation industry (Australia)
23 May 04

Australia First to have Aircraft Satellite-Radar ATC Tracking

22 May 04
WILL A LICENSED AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE ENGINEER CHECK YOUR PLANE?
21 May 04
FAA works out the Safety for Unmanned Flight in Civil Airspace
20 May 04
Adding up the Airproxes
19 May 04
NASA's Post-Columbia Safety Plot
18 May 04
Australian Aviation Security Failures
17 May 04

Lapdancer Stows Away

16 May 04
Swiss Air Controllers Admit Blame in Midair Collision
15 May 04
Small Plane Theft Threats Rise
14 May 04
Israeli Airline's Missile Defence System Unacceptable to the US
13 May 04
The Engineers are Revolting
12 May 04
That Deadly MU-2
11 May 04
Fire-Fighting Aviation - To be Run on the Cheap no longer
10 May 04
Fire-Fighting Tankers Grounded as Fire Season Begins
09 May 04
MSAW - Deja Vu All Over Again
08 May 04
Hapag Lloyd's Vienna A310 - Out of Gas and Going to Gaol?
06 May 04
Mercury Calling - You're Quicksilvered
05 May 04
The Ansett Crack-Up (six pages)
04 May 04
The Value of a Pilot's Nap
03 May 04
Was This an Incursion?
02 May 04
Pilots Approved for Engineers' Pre-Flight Safety Checks
30 Apr 04
GAO to Check FAA Surveillance of Smaller Regional Airlines
29 Apr 04
Gore Commission on Aviation Safety Final Report 1997
28 Apr 04
Recovered Air India 747 Wreckage Imagery Released
27 Apr 04
Air-India 182 Timeline
26 Apr 04
The Bombing of Air-India 182
25 Apr 04
Gate-Crashing Ramp-Rash
24 Apr 04
No-one was Responsible for Air-Tanker Airworthiness Safety - NTSB
10 Apr 04
Without a Trace - One Year Later
09 Apr 04
The Right to Know and the Right of Discovery (Part TWO)
08 Apr 04
The Right to Know and the Right of Discovery (Nothing's Changed in 50+ Years)
04 Apr 04
Commercial Jets Must have Defibrillators from Mon 12 Apr 04
03 Apr 04
FAA Recommends Chip Detector Mod to Stop PC-12 engine Failure #18
02 Apr 04
MU-2 Crash Attributed to Freezing Rain (Pilot Unaware)
01 Apr 04
Linate ATC took 27mins to realise that the SAS MD-80 Had Crashed on T/off
31 Mar 04
A Solution to Contrary Views on Airborne Mobile Phones
30 Mar 04
Retiring NTSB's John Goglia Receives Air Safety Accolade
29 Mar 04
The Hawthorne Effect and Cockpit Resource Management (CRM)
28 Mar 04

The New Arc Fault Circuit Interrupter Circuit-Breaker

28 Mar 04
Airline Lavatory Fires and Smokers
27 Mar 04
A New Law for Alcoholic Pilots
26 Mar 04
A Legacy of Airmanship and Experience
25 Mar 04
NTSB Board Running Short of Aircraft Accident Expertise
24 Mar 04
Bad Maintenance Can Threaten More than One Jet at a Time
23 Mar 04

US Aviation Deaths up for 2003

22 Mar 04
USA Today on the GAO, DoT IG and 3rd Party Maint
17 Mar 04

IASA NPRM Input to FAA's New ETOPS Regulation

16 Mar 04

Air Safety Regulation Under the Spotlight

15 Mar 04
Husain Died - but won his Airline Smoke Case
12 Mar 04
Airbus Final Input on AA587 Queens NY crash(.89mb pdf file)
11 Mar 04
Honeywell takes Further Steps Towards Robolander Technology
10 Mar 04
Swiss Airline Chief to be Prosecuted (multi-page)
09 Mar 04
Swiss Airline Chief Steps Down (anticipating Prosecution)
08 Mar 04
The White House Commission on Aviation Safety and Security- a Retrospective
07 Mar 04
Virgin Blue Maint Struggling to keep up with Airline's Expansion
06 Mar 04
AirBus on ETOPS 207minute lack of safety
05 Mar 04
ETOPS Cancelled due Poor Maint Practices
04 Mar 04
The Greatest Safety Threat Currently? Poor Maint
03 Mar 04
Who's doing Your Airliner's Maintenance?
02 Mar 04
Sharjah Kish Airlines Crash a Replay of Luxair F50 Crash
01 Mar 04
American Airlines Speaks Out on AA587 Cause
29 Feb 04
All to be Inerted by 2013
27 Feb 04
China's Aviation Safety on the Improve
26 Feb 04
Swiss Mid-Air Crash Controller Killer Arrested
25 Feb 04
Swiss ATCO admits Fault in Mid-Air Collision
25 Feb 04
Swiss now Concentrating Attention on Improved Air Safety
24 Feb 04
Hearkening Back to IASA's VIRGIN BUS (a retrospective)
23 Feb 04
Swiss Mid-Air Crash Controller Stabbed to Death
20 Feb 04
How Effective are the Proposed Tank Inerting Measures?
19 Feb 04
How Dangerous are Inflight Fires?
18 Feb 04
"The Take" on Fuel Tanks Inerting
17 Feb 04
Fuel Tanks to be Inerted in a 7 Year Project
17 Feb 04
TKT - a Sept 98 Retrospective on Wiring Woes
16 Feb 04
Taxiing - the Final Challenge
15 Feb 04
But What was in Place Before? Canada Airport Security
14 Feb 04
Weather blamed for causing fatal 2002 airplane crash
14 Feb 04
A Quick Kish Crash Investigation - and Business as Usual
13 Feb 04
IATA to set up African Air Safety Body
12 Feb 04
Forum Discussion on "What Nova Said" (about Swissair 111)
11 Feb 04
The Kish Fokker Accident
11 Feb 04
The Aviation Safety Situation in Alaska
11 Feb 04
Dissection of a Disaster- Swissair 111 (What Happened after the TSB Investigation?)
10 Feb 04
Hydro Air Sues Nigerian Airport Over Lighting of Deadly Runway
09 Feb 04
High Hopes for Massive FAA Reorganization
08 Feb 04
NOVA (PBS) - Program Airing on the Deadly Legacy of Swissair 111
06 Feb 04
New Airspace Rule to be Wound Back after Safety Threats Evident
05 Feb 04
NTSB to Find Airbus Design Fault as Root Cause of Queens A300 Crash
04 Feb 04
Swiss Prosecutor to Continue CrossAir RJ85 Crash Probe
03 Feb 04
Abidjan A310 Crash Cause
02 Feb 04
Air Passenger Compensation in the Third World
01 Feb 04
Air Malta Tower Crash Down to Negligence
31 Jan 04
The Abidjan A310 Crash Revelations (Flight KA431)
30 Jan 04
The Abidjan A310 Crash Mystery (Flight KA431)
29 Jan 04
911 Hijackers Used Mace and Knives
29 Jan 04
The FAA decided that Considering Suicide Hijackers "too hard a problem"
28 Jan 04
Egyptian Airline Lotus has an A320 Grounded in France
28 Jan 04
Another Auckland Tailstrike
27 Jan 04
African Airlines - Unsafe AND Underinsured
26 Jan 04
Death-Trap Nomads a $1M Drain on the Economy
26 Jan 04
the Icing on the Cake
26 Jan 04
Russian Civil Accidents Down
25 Jan 04
Another Egyptian Charter Flight Fire Scare
24 Jan 04
Manufacturer Acknowledges Flaws in Large Single-Engine Cessna
23 Jan 04
European Community to Legislate on Airline Safety after Flash 737 Shock
22 Jan 04

Transport Canada Suspends Air Operator's Licence after Freezing Rain Crash

19 Jan 04

Swiss have Access to Unairworthy Banned Planes Data (on request)

18 Jan 04

Uzbeks order Yak40 Grounded after Fatal Crash

13 Jan 04
A Jun 83 SR-111 Precursor
12 Jan 04
After Sharm el-Sheikh, Charter Flight Safety's Under the Microscope
11 Jan 04

New Technology for a Safer Lighter Structure

10 Jan 04

Link to Listing of IASA Associates

09 Jan 04
Ice Impact Trays Held to Have Caused Austrian Air FK70 Crash
08 Jan 04
Meeting You Midway - an ETOPS Must
07 Jan 04

First Understand Risk, then Manage it

07 Jan 04
Protests Over US Security Edicts for the World's Airlines
07 Jan 04
Flawed Cockpit Designs
06 Jan 04
ETOPS Statistics and Events that don't Count
06 Jan 04

African Stats Blight the World's Airliner Safety Record

05 Jan 04

Unsafe Secrets that the Passengers Can't Know

04 Jan 04

Post Accident Revelations about Crash Airline "Flash"

03 Jan 04
Are the Planes we Fly In More at Risk Now?
02 Jan 04
NASA Struggles to Regain Safety Momentum
01 Jan 04
So, Ever Wondered Exactly What Caused the Apollo 13 Emergency??

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