As concerns grow over whether recent accidents involved hypoxia, including the TBM900 crash on Friday, pilots might wonder about simple tools to help them detect when hypoxia is imminent or... Read More
On August 14, 2013, at 4:47 a.m., a UPS cargo plane flying from Louisville, Ky. to Birmingham, Ala. crashed and burst into flames short of the runway. The two pilots on board didn't survive.
Cockpit discussions... Read More
The following is an interesting article.
It raises many questions, including:
- the way that aircraft systems are designed
- the requirements for a pilot to operate such systems
- how we train pilots
- the pilot... Read More
A laser attack can be terrifying. Incidents causing sudden blindness at low altitude with critical seconds of lost situational awareness have left surviving pilots badly shaken. Photographs and videos cannot capture the... Read More