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  • Inquiry into destabilised SAS Q400 approach finds checklists not followed

    <P>Investigators have criticised Scandinavian Airlines’ <A href=";manufacturerType=CommercialAircraft&amp;navigationItemId=389&amp;aircraftId=234&amp;manufacturer=3100&amp;keyword=&amp;searchMode=Manufacturer" target=_blank>Bombardier&nbsp;Q400</A> training and monitoring procedures after inquiries into a serious unstable-approach incident discovered that Q400 crews repeatedly failed to follow emergency checklists when handling propeller overspeed.</P> <P>But Swedish investigation agency SHK has also questioned the clarity of these checklists in the wake of the incident at Kalmar on 6 April last year.</P> <P>SHK found SAS Q400 pilots had experienced six propeller overspeed incidents in the preceding two years – four of them, in the space of three weeks, involving the same aircraft. But it says the emergency checklist was not followed properly in any of these cases.</P> <P>The last of these inciden

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  • Flybe to operate ATRs for SAS Group

    News | 26 Nov 2014 07:55 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​SAS Group has recruited UK-based regional operator Flybe to conduct white-label flying using four ATR 72-600 turboprops.
  • BMI Regional to start Kalmar services

    News | 01 Jul 2014 11:24 | Oliver Clark

    UK airline BMI Regional will start new services from Sweden's Kalmar airport to Berlin and Gothenburg on 1 September.
  • ​Kalmar launches electric widebody tug with LHT deal

    News | 09 Oct 2013 16:10 | Michael Gubisch

    Lufthansa Technik has ordered an electric aircraft tug that can handle widebodies as large as the Airbus A380.
  • Finnair picks Cargotec executive as new chief

    News | 04 Apr 2013 08:15 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <p>Finnair has named Pekka Vauramo, an executive from handling company Cargotec, as its new chief, just after its outgoing chief moved to head the same firm.</p><p>Vauramo...
  • Ryanair to fly from three new Swedish airports in 2013

    News | 13 Dec 2012 12:47

    <p>Ryanair's summer schedule will include services from three new Swedish airports - Angelholm, Jonkoping and Kalmar.</p><p>The low-cost carrier will fly from...
  • 20-20 hindsight: accident reports published in 2007

    News | 07 Jan 2008 16:18 | David Leamount

    investigations 20-20 hindsight: accident reports in 2007 Several final accident reports were issued during 2007. Following recommendations...