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ICATEE Strategic Plan 2012/2013

ICATEE has defined its strategy for 2012/2013. The strategic plan outlines the proposed way forward for ICATEE. It provides a brief overview of the safety threat, the approach and methodology ICATEE has taken in identifying and analyzing the training deficits, … Read the rest of this entry

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ICATEE Annual Report 2012

During the past year, ICATEE has made significant progress towards achieving consensus on how to train commercial airline pilots to mitigate upsets, and the production of the initial deliverables. We have also supported two FAA-led Aviation Rulemaking Committees for the … Read the rest of this entry

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NTSB Chairman Cites Loss of Control In-Flight as a Primary Threat to Air Safety

The video below shows the recorded opening remarks to the Royal Aeronautical Society’s Flight Simulation Group meeting on 9 November 2011 in London, UK. The NTSB chairman encourages the enhancement of flight simulator technology and the prioritization of mitigating the … Read the rest of this entry

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ICATEE Outlines Loss of Control In-Flight Progression

Dr. Sunjoo Advani, Chairman of the Royal Aeronautical Society’s ICATEE (International Committee for Aviation Training in Extended Envelopes), provides a very interesting and informative presentation addressing industry challenges, solutions and expected progressions in loss of control in-flight mitigation through enhanced … Read the rest of this entry

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ICATEE Meeting and Aviation Safety Conference in London

The forthcoming ICATEE meeting in London, which will be held on 7 and 8 November, will focus on creation of the deliverables to ICAO. The main thrust will be the manuals for pilots, instructors, regulators and operators, as well as … Read the rest of this entry

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Annual International Flight Crew Training Conference, London

The Royal Aeronautical Society’s Annual International Flight Crew Training Conference brought together the key players from government, airframe manufacturers, airline operators and training providers. A keynote speech given by FAA Administrator J. Randolph Babbitt reflected the FAA’s commitment to maintaining … Read the rest of this entry

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ICATEE meets at ICAO Headquarters

The ICATEE working group held its general meeting at the headquarters of ICAO in Montreal on September 6, 7 and 8. The meeting was attended by over 40 delegates from our diversified team of specialists. During these three days, the … Read the rest of this entry

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WSJ: Air France Crash Report Likely to Alter Pilot Training

French accident investigators on Friday are expected to release a report confirming their initial findings and offering new details of how pilot errors, combined with a fluke of cockpit automation, led to the 2009 crash of an Air France jet … Read the rest of this entry

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LOC-I Indentified by GAJSC as GA Leading Cause (2001-2010)

The following accident analysis information was presented in the June 2011 Issue of Sport Aviation magazine … 10-Years of Accidents and Causal Factors THE GENERAL AVIATION JOINT STEERING COMMITTEE (GAJSC) and Safety Analysis Team (SAT) continues to focus on data-driven … Read the rest of this entry

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ICATEE Deliverables to Support ICAO Resources

In September 2010, ICATEE provided its first inputs to the FAA/Industry Stall/Stick-Pusher Working Group, recommending how to deal with Startle in simulation, and how to make better use of the instructor station in flight simulator training. ICATEE’s main output will … Read the rest of this entry

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