• Air Canada near miss came ‘a few feet' from maybe being ‘worst aviation accident in history': final report

    5 days ago - By National Post

    Safety officials say a near collision of airliners in San Francisco last year was a few feet from becoming the worst crash in aviation history and underscores the need for faster reporting of dangerous incidents before evidence is lost.
    The National Transportation Safety Board issued a final report Thursday on the incident in which an Air Canada jet nearly crashed into planes lined up on the ground at San Francisco International Airport.
    The pilots were slow to report the incident to superiors. By the time they did, the plane had made another flight and the cockpit voice recording of the...
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  • Safety officials want faster reporting of aviation incidents

    Safety officials want faster reporting of aviation incidents

    6 days ago - By National Post

    Aviation-safety officials say a close call last year points out the need for faster reporting of dangerous incidents before evidence is lost.
    The National Transportation Safety Board issued a final report Thursday on the incident in which an Air Canada jet nearly crashed into planes lined up on the ground at San Francisco International Airport.
    The pilots were slow to report the incident to superiors. By the time they did, the plane had made another flight and the cockpit voice recording of the close call was recorded over.
    The NTSB says the recording could have helped investigators...
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  • Safety officials want faster reporting of aviation incidents

    6 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    Aviation-safety officials say a close call last year highlights the need for faster reporting of dangerous incidents before evidence is lost. The National Transportation Safety Board issued a final report Thursday on the July 2017 close call in which an Air Canada jet nearly crashed into planes lined up on the ground at San Francisco...
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