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IASA Chairman's Statement on the Terror Attacks upon America

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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)

06 Oct 05 The Complete Rewiring of the Kaptonized C2 Greyhound A/C
05 Oct 05 The Good and The Bad News on Wake Turbulence
04 Oct 05 The Cessna Caravan and its Icing Problems
03 Oct 05 It was Claimed to be Wiring Difficulties that Delayed the A380
02 Oct 05 FAA runs Microscope over MU2 widow-maker
01 Oct 05 777 Engine Incident Compilation Page Two
30 Sep 05 False Navigation Display Leads to Near Crash
29 Sep 05 The Perils of a Lone Positioning Source
28 Sep 05 The Safety Managers Squabble over the Swissair Report Recs
27 Sep 05 7 Airbus Jets Have Had the Airbus Nosewheel Problem
27 Sep 05 Mitsubishi Cooperates with FAA Exam of MU-2
26 Sep 05 Airbus Admits an A320 Nosewheel Steering Problem
25 Sep 05 SNARGE
24 Sep 05 A320 Nosewheel Failures - Priors
23 Sep 05 A320 Nosewheel Failures Regulatory Fiasco Revealed
22 Sep 05 FAA Blasted Over Failing Systems
21 Sep 05 FAA to Insist upon Security Cameras
20 Sep 05 An Important Original IASA Safety Concept Enters Airline Service
19 Sep 05 France Bans Cameroon Airlines
18 Sep 05 Egyptian Student had all the Terror Texts
17 Sep 05 The Helios Crash - Flawed Responses and Lack of Urgency
16 Sep 05 AF358 (A340 Overrun Toronto) Crash Cause Bottom Lines
15 Sep 05 AMASS Runway safety system called inadequate
14 Sep 05 The Return of Dreadle & the Demise of AMASS?
13 Sep 05 Helios Crash Engineers Interviewed & Excused
12 Sep 05 Helios Crash Engineer Possibly Liable for "Lack of Precaution"
12 Sep 05 Helios Crash Engineer to be Quizzed in UK over Pressn Switch Error
11 Sep 05 EU to widen public access to air safety blacklist
10 Sep 05 Airline Choice and Airline Safety Inextricably Linked
09 Sep 05 Aviation Death Tolls for 2004 - NTSB
08 Sep 05 Airline Death Toll Soars for 2005 (versus 2004)
07 Sep 05 Indonesians to Conduct Random Safety Checks upon their Airliners
06 Sep 05 NATA wants to defer their Blanket Fix
05 Sep 05 IATA Audit - A Tool for Researching Airline Safety
04 Sep 05 Australian Navy Helo Crash Caused by re-Use of a Defective Part
03 Sep 05 Greek & Tunisian AirCrashes Raise Serious Safety Issues
02 Sep 05 A Seven Year Retrospective on IASA & Swissair Flight 111 (link to pdf File)
02 Sep 05 Support a Walk (IASA Supports this Fine Cause)
02 Sep 05 No Common Cause for Recent Spate of Air Crashes
01 Sep 05 UN Calls for Nations to Tighten Up on Air Safety
31 Aug 05 EU Nations Now Cautious About Blacklist Ban
30 Aug 05 EU Nations Publish Their Lists of Blacklisted Airlines
29 Aug 05 FAA Safety Inspections Now 25% Behind
28 Aug 05 Deadly Doors and that Helios 737 Crash - a Connection?
27 Aug 05 Precursors to that Helios 737 Depressurization
27 Aug 05 FAA will not Require Child Seats
27 Aug 05 Swiss to Publish Airline Blacklist
26 Aug 05 Aircraft Wiring - A Global Problem
26 Aug 05 Some Musings on Inflight Fires
25 Aug 05 Helios Flt 522 737 Crash Explanation - a Clarification
25 Aug 05 U.S. Airlines will pay less Insurance Premiums now - Because of Safety Record
25 Aug 05 The 100 worst Air Accidents
24 Aug 05 Recalling the 1985 British Airtours 737 Tragedy
23 Aug 05 More on another Caravan Icing Crash
22 Aug 05 An Alternative Helios Flt ZU522 Explanation
21 Aug 05 The Story of the Alaska 506 Boeing 737's Depressurization
20 Aug 05 The Greater Risk? Insidious or Rapid Depressurization?
19 Aug 05 Today in History - the First Kapton Airliner Crash
18 Aug 05 Helios 737-300 Crash Perplexes Experts
17 Aug 05 TinKicking
17 Aug 05 The Shape of Wings to Come
16 Aug 05 That Puzzling Helios 737 Crash
15 Aug 05 Airlines lose lifevests to fit fat flyers
14 Aug 05 AirFrance Flt 358's 2001 Predecessor Accident
13 Aug 05 Safety still in question 20 years after JAL crash
13 Aug 05 Japanese Remember on Anniversary of Worst Ever Crash - JAL 123
12 Aug 05 Airlines Told to Amend Passenger Weights
11 Aug 05 Pilots at Higher Risk of Cancer and Cataracts
11 Aug 05 Safer Wet Runway Operations
11 Aug 05 The East-West Route Pilot Sleep Researchers
10 Aug 05 The Go-Round Prompter (IMPETUS)
10 Aug 05 Transport Canada to Insist Upon Runway End Stopways
10 Aug 05 TSB Pronounces (AF358) "No Aquaplaning & No Microbursts"
09 Aug 05 TSB Investigator's Preliminary on AF358 A340 Crash
09 Aug 05 The Truths that Emerge - Post Facto
08 Aug 05 Why Flying is Allegedly Safer Now
07 Aug 05 Crash Survival Hints
06 Aug 05 Tunisian ATR72 Crash
05 Aug 05 Two Doors' Slide-Chutes Failed (Air France Flt 358)
04 Aug 05 The Shuttle- what Impact Can it take?
03 Aug 05 The Organizational Accident - a James Reason Seminar
02 Aug 05 One Wire Destroys many $35M Jets
01 Aug 05 Another MU2 Down
31 Jul 05 NTSB in Turmoil
30 Jul 05 Risk Management - NASA's Flawed Decisions
29 Jul 05 The Sacrificial Glove Solution
28 Jul 05 The Shuttle is Grounded Again
27 Jul 05 The Lectromec NewsLetter on Wiring (140kb pdf File)
26 Jul 05 A Quick Retrospective on Wiring
25 Jul 05 A Quick Introduction to Aviation Law
24 Jul 05 NZ MetroLiner Crash and Known Wiring Faults
23 Jul 05 Are the Planes We Fly in Now More at Risk?
22 Jul 05 Accident & Incident Imagery Week Ending 25 Jul 06
21 Jul 05 Thrown in Feet First at the Deep End
20 Jul 05 How to Personally Avoid Air Rage
19 Jul 05 Shuttle Sensor Fault Probably due to Introduced Wire Grounding Issues
18 Jul 05 THE FAA's Rules for Marking Aircraft Wiring (MS Word Doc)
17 Jul 05 Some Examples of Wiring Flaws on Swissair 111
16 Jul 05 An Answer to a Query on Swissair 111's Cause
15 Jul 05 Fuel-Tank Inerting Initiative is tied up at the DoT
14 Jul 05 Airliners now to Trial Manpads Missile Defences
13 Jul 05
FAA nixes Safety Plan for Fewer Flights at Teterboro
12 Jul 05
FAA Sees Hurdles in Inflight Use of Cellphones - so won't change the Rules
11 Jul 05
FAA Seeks Punitive Penalties against Operator of Teterboro Crash Jet
10 Jul 05
Already a Discovery tile damaged by Falling Debris (on the Launch-Pad)
09 Jul 05 NASA has no Post Columbia Solutions & Fails to Consider Prevention
08 Jul 05 Air France and a Bovine Near Calamity
07 Jul 05 Little Progress in Reducing Aircraft Fuel Tank Flammability
06 Jul 05 Mylar Blanket Replacement Deadline's Now Passed
05 Jul 05 No Solutions within 10 Years for TWA800 Fuel-Tank Explosions
04 Jul 05 NTSB highlights nil FAA Progress on TWA800 Explosion Issues
03 Jul 05 Air NiuGini Grounded due Lack of Safety Systems
02 Jul 05 Moscow Police Captain Gaoled for Assisting Chechen Terrorist Suicide Bombing
01 Jul 05 Seeking Safety after Tragedy
30 Jun 05 NASA Failed to Fix Flaws Board Claims
30 Jun 05 Shuttle Launch Risks still Exist says Review Board
29 Jun 05 NASA Scraps Shuttle Wiring Inspections
28 Jun 05 Fleet Supportability for Aging Aircraft
28 Jun 05 Ukraine Airshow Crash Pilots Jailed
27 Jun 05 Applying Lessons Learnt from Accidents  Sr111 Lessons
26 Jun 05 Four LAX ATC Near Misses on the Runway
26 Jun 05 More ATC Concerns
26 Jun 05 More on Dallas Fort Worth ATC Revelations
25 Jun 05 Dallas Fort Worth ATC Mistakes Routinely Covered Up
25 Jun 05 DVT Litigant Loses
24 Jun 05 Airlines now must Promulgate Country of Manufacture Origins of their Aircraft
23 Jun 05 It's Admittedly Unsafe in Japan's Skies
22 Jun 05 IASA's Iridian/Roadshow Concept Comes to Life
21 Jun 05 The Nigerian Aviation Safety Process
20 Jun 05 The Complexities of Civil Counter MANPADS Defences
20 Jun 05 A Swissair IFEN Replica Event
19 Jun 05 High Tech Safety for General Aviation is in Prospect
18 Jun 05 Legal Battle over Blame for Afghanistan CASA 212 Crash
17 Jun 05 The Technical Issues Behind the Pinnacle CRJ-2 Crash at Jefferson City
16 Jun 05 Tech Gains that have Eliminated the Newer Generation Airliner Crashes
15 Jun 05 That False Sense of Security
14 Jun 05 The Lethality of Undetected Corrosion
13 Jun 05 Raytheon Touts Airport Missile Shields
12 Jun 05 The Teterboro N.J. Accident Scorecard
11 Jun 05 Ugandan CAA Investigates Aircraft Licensing Scam
10 Jun 05 A Series of Analyses of the DoT OIG Findings on FAA's Airline Monitoring
09 Jun 05 FAA Overloooks Potential Risks as Airlines Cut Costs
08 Jun 05 The Stafford-Covey Shuttle Launch Review
07 Jun 05 Original Shuttle Flaws Remain for Launch of Discovery
06 Jun 05 Family Legal Issues - Pilot American Airlines 1420 (Little Rock)
05 Jun 05 US Airport Security Flaws
04 Jun 05 New Australian Airport Security Plans
03 Jun 05 Poorman's DREADLE
02 Jun 05 Plans afoot to boost airline safety in Africa
01 Jun 05 Teterboro N.J. - A Bad Place for Accidents
31 May 05 Airtran wins Airline Maint Excellence Award
30 May 05 Metropolitan Airport FireFighters
29 May 05 Weighing Errors Can Kill
28 May 05 Legal Sequel To the SkyGuide Midair Collision
27 May 05 Crash Death Compensation Inadequate
26 May 05 Another Mitsubishi MU-2 Fatal Accident
25 May 05 US to Equip Passsenger Jets with Laser Missile Defences
24 May 05 Anti-ManPADS Missile Equipment Tests to go Ahead
23 May 05 The Threat of Cell-phones for IED-Triggering
22 May 05 The Leaking of Internal Airline Safety Bulletins
21 May 05 Shuttle Will Launch with the Major Brittle RCC Tile Flaw Uncorrected
20 May 05 The A380 Medical Emergency Conundrum
19 May 05 Crash Airline Audited Two Months before Fatal Crash
18 May 05 The New Washington DC LASER Visual Warning System
17 May 05 Cameras in Cockpits and Cabins
16 May 05 The Two Trishaws and their Problems
15 May 05 MD-11. Does Anyone Need to Get Anywhere that Badly?
14 May 05 Corrosion Preventative Compounds in Aging Aircraft
13 May 05 Shuttle to Launch in May
12 May 05 Forgetting Precedents - a BIG Mistake
12 May 05 Towards Fewer CFITS
11 May 05 Are Airlines Outsourcing Safety?
10 May 05 Experts want a Volcano Alerting System
09 May 05 Study shows fliers are out of breath
08 May 05 Tombstone Technologies
07 May 05 The Legal Aftermath of the Air Midwest Beech1900D Crash
06 May 05 The China Air 767 Crash in Pusan
05 May 05 Oil is not Lost (just gone)
04 May 05 An ILS Near Thing (the video)
03 May 05 An ILS Near Thing
02 May 05 Few Pilots Now Carry Guns
01 May 05 New Aviation Safety Training Venture by US DoT
30 Apr 05 The Birdstrike and Bird-Control Menu
29 Apr 05 NASA Pushes back Shuttle Discovery Launch because of Ongoing Tile Worries
28 Apr 05 Air India 182 Rebuild Imagery
27 Apr 05 Air India 182 Investigation to be Inquired Into
26 Apr 05 Accidents & Incidents week ending 25 Apr 05
25 Apr 05 The Ultimate Aviation Security Paranoia
25 Apr 05 John Goglia Cautions Airline Safety Holiday may end due to Maint Shortcutting
24 Apr 05 FAA Yanks Mech's License after AirCrash
23 Apr 05 P3 Air-Tanker may have Struck Trees (secondary debris field)
22 Apr 05 Crashed P3 Air-Tanker had no Recorders
21 Apr 05 Billions Later, Reports Find Airport Security Substandard
20 Apr 05 Troubled Tanker Fleets
19 Apr 05 Only Seven Air-Tankers Sound Enough to Fly
19 Apr 05 The quality of the air they're breathing Graphics
18 Apr 05 Revisiting the IFE Threat
17 Apr 05 Shortage of Fire-Tankers for 2005 Season due to Safety Concerns
16 Apr 05 Airbus Accidents by Aircraft Type
15 Apr 05 Recalling Flight 401 (the Everglades L-1011)
14 Apr 05 Failed Swissair Executives May Face Court-Cases
13 Apr 05 The Latest in IFE Technology
12 Apr 05 The Mylar Burden MS Word Version
11 Apr 05 The Dittman Demeanor - an FAA Official is hand-cuffed
11 Apr 05 Turning Back the Tourists
10 Apr 05 Disarm Manpads Missile Threat Pilots' Union Pleads
09 Apr 05 US Transportation Security Chief Quits
09 Apr 05 FAA Official and Flight Attendant in Altercation Aloft
08 Apr 05 Extension Sought by Prosecutor in AI182 Trial Appeal (Air India 747 Downing)
07 Apr 05 Leaking Engine Oil Fumes a Danger to Crews
06 Apr 05 Cheap and Safe Long-Haul? .....No such Thing
05 Apr 05 FAA Delays Rule on Aircraft Repair Station Mandatory Training
04 Apr 05 Air India 182 Sikh Accused Cleared
03 Apr 05 FAA wants AN-26 Flammable Blankets Removed
02 Apr 05 The Facts Behind the Phuket Air Abortive 747 Flights
01 Apr 05 Rise in outside (outsourced) repairs raises questions
01 Apr 05 UK Aviation Security Rules Relaxed

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