Tag Archives: #Beaker

Analysis – also deemed non essential.

16 Jul

The 777 event is deemed ‘an incident’.  The A330 event is defined as a ‘serious’ incident. There’s a head scratcher for starters.  I expect the difference is because the EPGWS chimed in.  But it’s the ‘result’ section of both ‘summary’ reports that makes me despair of ATSB. Quote:Q – In response to this occurrence Qantas […]

Closing the safety loop – Part II

21 Apr
Is DAS Skidmore just another benchwarmer?

“…and their predecessors — whose responsibilities and staff members meet in the emotionally charged field of air crashes — have had formalised arrangements for decades but Skidmore traces the latest one back to the tragic Lockhart River disaster 10 years ago. CASA copped heavy criticism from the families of the 15 victims after the airline’s […]