FEW MINUTES AWAY FROM A FIGHTER JET CRASH – A REAL LIFE ANECDOTE FROM DAYS WITH INDIAN AIR FORCE

You always have a few extra moments before the worst thing can happen. In those few moments something extraordinary will come in to save you from harms way

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“LET’S WAIT FOR THE ACCIDENT REPORT” – THE MUCH HEARD STATEMENT IS A BUREAUCRATIC APPROACH TO ACCIDENT PREVENTION

Air traveler seeks to know why an accident happened. Rightfully so, as they are equal stake holders in their capacity as paying passengers on flight

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An insight into investigation of Aircraft Accident & Incident

By WING COMMANDER K DINESH Introduction Aviation is a highly regulated sector. The pilots, flight attendants & engineers are licensed…

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WILL THE BOEING’S 737 MAX VERSION EVER FLY AGAIN? – A CRITICAL REVIEW

The MAX Saga has revealed the fundamental design issues with this model of Boeing’s plane. The corrective may require redesigning the plane before it can take to the sky again. Let’s analyse the core issues and the way forward to ensure that aviation remains the safest mode of transportation

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How much fuel do pilots carry on board?

Fuel management is critical for flight operations especially when aviation is filled with uncertainties of changing enroute weather, runway closures…

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Southwest flight SW 1380 – Catastrophic / Uncontained Engine Failure with Consequences

  Aeroengine is an engineering marvel. A typical engine on a commercial airliner contains a number of fan blades, discs,…

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