ICATEE Article in the ICAO Training Report

Dr. Sunjoo K. Advani, Chairman of ICATEE, offers a new perspective on Upset Prevention and Recovery Training (UPRT). The article has been published in the ICAO Training Report Vol 2 No 1 (June/July 2012). You can read the full training report here. The article on ICATEE is published starting page six.

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BEA Report on Air France AF447 Urges Better Pilot Training

The French Bureau d’Enquêtes et d’Analyse (BEA) has presented its final report on Air France flight 447, which crashed in the Atlantic Ocean on June 1 2009, killing all 228 people on board. One of the conclusion of the air crash investigators is that the pilots never realized that the aircraft was in a deep stall.

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BEA report on Airbus A340 incident on 22 July 2011 over North Atlantic Ocean

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The Bureau d’Enquêtes et d’Analyses pour la Sécurité de l’Aviation civile (BEA) has released a report on the incident with an Air France Airbus A340-313 on 22 July 2011 over the North Atlantic Ocean. The Airbus took off from Caracas-Maiquetía … Read the rest of this entry

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Air France Flight 447 Investigation: Pilots Not Properly Trained to Fly the Airbus A330?

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The Airbus A330 has one of the most sophisticated automated piloting systems in the airline industry, but the 2009 crash of Air France Flight 447 has some experts saying that the pilots weren’t adequately trained to handle the plane in … Read the rest of this entry

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