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20 February 2019

Report: Iran ATR-72 descended below MSA and hit terrain after being caught in mountain wave

20 February 2019

Iran concluded that last year’s fatal ATR-72 accident near Yasuj occurred when the flight descended below minimum altitude and the aircraft got caught in a mountain wave.

Study: Analysis of wake turbulence occurrences at Sydney Airport

17 February 2019

The ATSB advises flight crews of the increased likelihood of encountering wake turbulence when on approach to Sydney Airport.

CitationJet CJ2 overflies airport vehicle at 1 metre after takeoff without clearance at Reykjavik

15 February 2019

A Cessna CitationJet CJ2 overflew an airport vehicle at 1 metre after takeoff without clearance at Reykjavik, Iceland, according to report released by the e Icelandic Transportation Safety Board.

FAA: Vietnam meets international aviation safety standards

15 February 2019

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced that Vietnam complies with international safety standards and has been granted a Category 1 rating under the agency’s International Aviation Safety Assessment (IASA) program.

Report: Boeing 737-800 contacts blast fence during pushback at London-Stansted Airport

14 February 2019

The AAIB released their investigation report of an accident involving a Boeing 737-800 that hit a blast fence during pushback at London-Stansted Airport.

Report: A320 takeoff without clearance from occupied runway at Okinawa-Naha Airport, Japan

13 February 2019

The Japan Transportation Safety Board published the final report on a serious runway incursion accident that occurred in March 2018 when an A320 departed without clearance from an occupied runway.

EASA issues recommendations on explosive door openings on parked aircraft

12 February 2019

In the wake of a fatal occurrence in Finland, the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) now issued three recommendations on explosive door openings on parked aircraft.

Convair C-131 cargo plane crashed into the sea off Miami, Florida, USA

8 February 2019

A Conquest Air Cargo Convair C-131 cargo plane crashed into the sea off Miami, Florida, USA.

SpiceJet passes IATA safety audit

A SpiceJet DHC-8-400 (photo: Premnath Kudva / CC:by-sa) 6 February 2019

Indian airline SpiceJet has passed the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA).

Crew of GoAir Airbus A320 shut down wrong engine after birdstrike on departure from Delhi, India

5 February 2019

AAIB India concluded that the crew of a GoAir Airbus A320 shut down the wrong engine after a birdstrike on departure from Delhi, India.