Two accidents where supposedly Boeing did not inform the pilots about important technical information affecting safety. Is it a Safety or Ethical issue.
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ET 302 took off from Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia on 10th March 2019 and 06 minutes into the flight met with an accident. The aircraft was the Boeing’s latest addition to the B-737 series, the B-737 8Max. The infamous MCAS(software) was to have played a role in the accident and nations all over […]
Why does fear set in when our plan fails? Had we acted in advance, there wouldn’t have been panic.
The Ethiopian Airlines accident on 10th March 2019 was the 2nd B-737 Max accident in 4 months. This created a public outcry about the safety of Boeing 737 around the world and given the fact that Boeing had not been forthcoming in its disclosure of the new software, MCAS.All countries flying the B-737 had to […]
The reaction of crew to a particular situation can be predicted ,but only in theory. Practically, there are a number of variables that result in a behaviour and these are in a constant state of flux. Threats are defined as “events or errors that occur beyond the influence of the flight crew, increase operational complexity, […]
My repeated proposals for UPRT training were dismissed till the accident happened. When operation of flight takes precedence over safety.
Soon you might see your food delivery by a Drone rather than the army of boys zipping on bikes, weaving through the traffic. You could order a drone cab and travel to the destination straight as the crow flies and control your personal drone with the touch on the screen of your personal device. This […]
Humans as the users of machines must be involved in the design, development . There has to be effective implementation of the change management process in SMS so that changes and associated risks are identified and highlighted.