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  • VIDEO: Unstable approach preceded Greenland Dash 8 crash


    Pilots of an Air Greenland de Havilland Canada Dash 8-200 carried out an unstable steep approach to Ilulissat in above-limit crosswinds, before the resulting hard landing caused a main-gear collapse.


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  • ​ALTA: IATA to roll out new safety assessment scheme in 2015

    News | 14 Nov 2014 13:55 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    IATA expects to roll out its "IOSA-lite" safety assessment programme early next year with participation from two Latin American regional airlines.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ALTA-IATA-to-roll-out-new-safety-assessment-scheme-in-2015-406095/
  • VIDEO: Unstable approach preceded Greenland Dash 8 crash

    News | 23 Oct 2014 15:15 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Pilots of an Air Greenland de Havilland Canada Dash 8-200 carried out an unstable steep approach to Ilulissat in above-limit crosswinds, before the resulting hard landing caused a main-gear collapse.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/VIDEO-Unstable-approach-preceded-Greenland-Dash-8-crash-405155/
  • NBAA: SmartSky teams with Harris for airborne 4G network

    News | 19 Oct 2014 23:09 | Dan Parsons

    ​SmartSky Networks has teamed with radio technology giant Harris to launch the first airborne 4G LTE-based wireless communications network.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NBAA-SmartSky-teams-with-Harris-for-airborne-4G-network-404933/
  • FLIGHT TEST: Daher Socata's TBM 900 single-engine turboprop

    News | 10 Oct 2014 12:00 | Peter Collins

    Daher Socata gained US Federal Aviation Regulation FAR 23 (Amendment 34) certification for the TBM 900 in March 2014. The aircraft builds on the very successful previous TBM 700 (324 delivered) and TBM 850 (338 delivered) models, with an accumulated fleet total of 1.2 million flight hours.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FLIGHT-TEST-Daher-Socatas-TBM-900-single-engine-turboprop-404362/
  • New United website roll-out slips to late 2014

    News | 26 Aug 2014 22:37 | Edward Russell

    ​United Airlines will launch a major overhaul of its website later in 2014, delaying the launch as testing continues.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/New-United-website-roll-out-slips-to-late-2014-403038/
  • United launches streaming entertainment on Airbus fleet

    News | 26 Aug 2014 21:44 | Edward Russell

    United Airlines has enabled in-flight streaming entertainment on the majority of its Airbus A320-family fleet, as it works towards offering entertainment on all of its mainline aircraft by the end of 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/United-launches-streaming-entertainment-on-Airbus-fleet-403034/