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  • Pilots in fatal UPS A300-600 freighter crash identified


    The two UPS pilots who died in the crash of an Airbus A300-600 on approach to Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International airport have been identified by local...


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  • NTSB says Part 135 accidents are up


    The US National Transportation Safety Board's preliminary report on aviation accidents in 2013 shows accidents...


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  • NTSB says Part 135 accidents are up

    News | 01 Oct 2014 13:04 | David Learmount

    The US National Transportation Safety Board's preliminary report on aviation accidents in 2013 shows accidents involving operations under federal air regulations Part 131 have increased compared with the previous year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NTSB-says-Part-135-accidents-are-up-404301/
  • Unstabilised approach to blame for UPS crash: NTSB

    News | 09 Sep 2014 20:16 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Two UPS Airbus A300-600 pilots died because of the captain’s decision to continue an unstabilised approach in instrument conditions instead of performing a go-around maneouvre, the US National Transportation Safey Board (NTSB) says.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Unstabilised-approach-to-blame-for-UPS-crash-NTSB-403514/
  • Safety experts call attention to prevalence of unstable approaches

    News | 30 Oct 2013 19:28 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Safety executives at many airlines underestimate dangers posed by unstable approaches, and airline policies do little to ensure pilots follow company procedures for unstable approaches.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Safety-experts-call-attention-to-prevalence-of-unstable-approaches-392369/
  • Pilots in fatal UPS A300-600 freighter crash identified

    News | 16 Aug 2013 16:03 | Kristin Majcher

    The two UPS pilots who died in the crash of an Airbus A300-600 on approach to Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International airport have been identified by local...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Pilots-in-fatal-UPS-A300-600-freighter-crash-identified-389593/
  • Airport's main runway closed at time of UPS crash: NTSB

    News | 15 Aug 2013 23:23 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    The pilots of UPS flight 1354 were attempting to land on the shorter runway of Birmingham Shuttlesworth International airport before it crashed, because...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airports-main-runway-closed-at-time-of-UPS-crash-NTSB-389569/
  • No distress call before deadly UPS A300F crash: NTSB

    News | 14 Aug 2013 23:13 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    The pilots at the controls of the UPS Airbus A300-600 freighter that crashed earlier today in Alabama had not issued a distress call before the incident,...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/No-distress-call-before-deadly-UPS-A300F-crash-NTSB-389520/