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16 December 2017

Report: incomplete de-icing, improper checks cause heavy vibrations on Swedish RJ100 after takeoff

16 December 2017

A Swedish accident report showed that incomplete de-icing following improper checks caused heavy vibrations on a Swedish RJ100 after takeoff from Gothenburg.

ATSB: Saab 340B bird strike causes propeller tip damage on later flight

16 December 2017

The ATSB issued their final report of a serious incident in which a Saab 340B suffered propeller tip damage after sustaining bird strikes on a previous flight at Moruya, Australia.

Polish final report: Hydraulic system failure and unguarded fuse issue led to Boeing 767 gear-up landing

16 December 2017

The Polish investigators published the final report of a LOT Boeing 767 gear-up landing at Warsaw, citing a hydraulic system failure and an unguarded fuse issue.

Propeller control system malfunction eyed in fatal Let L-410 accident in Russia

15 December 2017

A propeller control system malfunction is focus of the investigation into the cause of a fatal Let L-410 accident in Russia in November 2017.

Three killed when Cessna Citation Mustang impacts wooded terrain near Friedrichshafen, Germany

14 December 2017

Three occupants were reported killed when a Cessna Citation Mustang jet impacted wooded terrain near Friedrichshafen, Germany.

West Wind Aviation ATR 42 impacted terrain near Fond-du-Lac Airport, Canada, all aboard survived

14 December 2017

A West Wind Aviation ATR 42 impacted terrain shortly after takeoff from Fond-du-Lac Airport, Canada, all 25 aboard survived.

FAA issues safety alert: High Collision Risk During Runway Crossing

13 December 2017

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued a Safety Alert for Operators (SAFO), to warn pilots of high-risk category runway incursions and potential collisions in the first two-thirds (2/3) of an active runway.

Dutch Safety Board investigates taxiway near-collision at Amsterdam Airport; aircraft stopped 2 m apart

13 December 2017

The Dutch Safety Board reported that is is investigating a taxiway near-collision that occurred at Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport in April 2017.

Incident: Emirates A380 descends very low on approach to New York-JFK

10 December 2017

An Emirates A380 descended very low on a visual approach to New York-JFK runway 13L.

Chinese authorities test drone-aircraft collision

10 December 2017

Chinese authorities conducted tests to determine the effects of a drone hitting a passenger aircraft.