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  • Swiftair speed decay echoes previous MD-80 episodes


    ​While investigators have yet to ascertain the reason for the loss of control of the Swiftair Boeing MD-83 over Mali, the accident shares several parallels with earlier events in which speed decay in early cruise led MD-80s into a high-altitude stall.


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  • Swiftair speed decay echoes previous MD-80 episodes


    ​While investigators have yet to ascertain the reason for the loss of control of the Swiftair Boeing MD-83 over Mali,...


  • Crew of ill-fated MD-83 asked to turn back: minister


    ​French government officials have disclosed that the crew of the Swiftair Boeing MD-83 which crashed in Mali had...


  • FARNBOROUGH: DRS makes case for deployable data recorders


    ​DRS Technologies says now is the time for airlines to embrace automatic deployable flight recorders (ADFR), and...


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  • Swiftair speed decay echoes previous MD-80 episodes

    News | 08 Aug 2014 14:35 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​While investigators have yet to ascertain the reason for the loss of control of the Swiftair Boeing MD-83 over Mali, the accident shares several parallels with earlier events in which speed decay in early cruise led MD-80s into a high-altitude stall.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Swiftair-speed-decay-echoes-previous-MD-80-episodes-402532/
  • Swiftair MD-83 lost speed before rapid spiral descent

    News | 07 Aug 2014 13:32 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​French investigators have determined that a Swiftair Boeing MD-83 lost over Mali entered a rapid spiral descent from which it failed to recover.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Swiftair-MD-83-lost-speed-before-rapid-spiral-descent-402475/
  • Crew of ill-fated MD-83 asked to turn back: minister

    News | 29 Jul 2014 10:43 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​French government officials have disclosed that the crew of the Swiftair Boeing MD-83 which crashed in Mali had sought to turn back during the flight.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Crew-of-ill-fated-MD-83-asked-to-turn-back-minister-402123/
  • FARNBOROUGH: DRS makes case for deployable data recorders

    News | 14 Jul 2014 12:39 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​DRS Technologies says now is the time for airlines to embrace automatic deployable flight recorders (ADFR), and the company will be highlighting the systems at this year’s Farnborough International Airshow.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-DRS-makes-case-for-deployable-data-recorders-401188/
  • Flight Safety Foundation endorses deployable data recorders

    News | 09 Jul 2014 21:13

    ​The US-based nonprofit Flight Safety Foundation (FSF) says deployable flight data recorders or other “triggered” data transmission systems should be installed on commercial aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flight-Safety-Foundation-endorses-deployable-data-recorders-401238/
  • Spanish probe Cessna intrusion into A319 approach

    News | 02 Jul 2014 09:38 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Spanish investigators are inquiring into an airspace intrusion by a light aircraft which flew across the final approach path of a landing EasyJet Airbus A319.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Spanish-probe-Cessna-intrusion-into-A319-approach-400993/