Category: Air Safety Week

    Hungry For Action
    Engleman said in its investigations the board would focus on facts, “which is why recorders are so important.”
    W…

    Chilling Reminder
    Ellen Engleman, chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board, told attendees at last week’s transportation reco…

    Door Deadline
    Apropos of hijackings, April 9 was the deadline for installing hardened cockpit doors on transport category aircraft. The F…

    Humor for the Week
    “Now I know what a dog feels like watching television.” A captain of a DC-9, an aircraft with “steam gage” cockpit ins…

    Cynicism Unleashed
    The heightened scrutiny of financially distressed carriers announced April 4 by the Federal Aviation Administration (F…