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Apr 01, 2020
Pilots are rarely the only ones to blame. Rather airlines, military services and other operators make decisions that result in situations which lead to accidents.
Mar 24, 2020
For the AW609 tiltrotor, Pratt & Whitney Canada had to modify its PT6C turboshaft so t could operate through a 95-deg. arc at high-power settings.
Mar 24, 2020
At first glance, the AW609 might seem like a ramp hog, but actually it has about the same footprint as midsize turboprops and helicopters.
Mar 23, 2020
Operators now expect new aircraft to fly efficiently at 490-500 KTAS and soar into the mid to upper 40s.
Mar 23, 2020
Airline pilots report 5,500 severe or greater turbulence encounters annually. There are tough on crews, their passengers and the airframe.
Mar 23, 2020
An airline’s Flight Operations Manual, in cases or turbulence, requires pilots to log severe encounters and order the aircraft be inspected.
Mar 23, 2020
"When the conditional inspection tells you to 'examine' a component, look for these conditions (replace or repair the components, if necessary)."
Mar 23, 2020
APU power cord was still attached when the aircraft was moved. The cord snapped free and left beneath sheet metal around the power receptacle.

 

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