September 30, 2017

An Air France Airbus A380-800, registration F-HPJE performing flight AF-66 from Paris Charles de Gaulle (France) to Los Angeles,CA (USA) with 497 passengers and 23 crew, was enroute at FL370 about 200nm southeast of Nuuk (Greenland) when the fan and inlet of the #4 eng...

September 28, 2017

A Jazz de Havilland Dash 8-400, registration C-GGOY performing flight QK-8187 from Vancouver,BC to Fort St. John,BC (Canada) with 75 passengers and 4 crew, was climbing through 3000 feet out of Vancouver when the cabin pressure was lost and the crew observed an aft car...

September 22, 2017

A BoA Boliviana de Aviacion Boeing 737-700, registration CP-3018 performing flight OB-670 from La Paz to Santa Cruz (Bolivia) with 138 passengers and 6 crew, was climbing out of La Paz (Elevation 13,325 feet MSL) when the cabin did not pressurize causing the passenger...

September 21, 2017

A Lufthansa Airbus A321-200, registration D-AISL performing flight LH-695 from Tel Aviv (Israel) to Frankfurt/Main (Germany) with 160 people on board, was in the initial climb out of Tel Aviv's runway 26 when the right hand engine (V2533) failed prompting the crew to s...

September 20, 2017

A Cathay Pacific Airbus A330-300, registration B-LAG performing flight CX-173 (dep Sep 19th) from Hong Kong (China) to Adelaide,SA (Australia) with 240 people on board, was descending to 9000 feet on approach to Adelaide when the crew declared PAN reporting the failure...

September 20, 2017

A Libyan Airlines Canadair CRJ-900 on behalf of Buraq Air, registration 5A-LAM performing flight UZ-90 from Tripoli Mitiga to Tobruk (Libya), was enroute near Benghazi (Libya) when the first officer's windshield cracked prompting the crew to divert to . . .

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September 19, 2017

As the Chief Pilot of a small part 91 operation, I think many of my colleagues would agree that the position carries with it some unique challenges. While managers at larger organizations have the luxury of farming out problems to subordinates or specialists, folks in...