Aftermath

Aftermath

by Flying Magazine, Magazine Editors Flying
     
 

ISBN-10: 083064282X

ISBN-13: 9780830642823

Pub. Date: 02/01/1994

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

This collection of one of Flying's most popular features performs post-mortems on airplane accidents and helps pilots avoid similar life-threatening situations.  See more details below

Overview

This collection of one of Flying's most popular features performs post-mortems on airplane accidents and helps pilots avoid similar life-threatening situations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780830642823
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
02/01/1994
Pages:
225
Product dimensions:
5.97(w) x 8.93(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
1Decision-Making1
Avianca 052: How Did It Happen?1
Following Orders7
Bad Bet11
Late for Work15
Angel of Mercy19
Too Late to Turn Back23
Hidden Pressure27
The Road Warrior30
Uncontrolled Experiment33
Pride Before the Fall36
Dropping the Reins40
Deferred Maintenance45
Point of Know Return49
2Attitude54
Patterns of Destruction54
End of a Rule-Breaker59
Flying Squirrel63
Flying Above the Law69
Hot Head72
Heart Trouble76
3Ice80
Too Long in the Ice80
Ice Box83
Ice is Where You Find It86
Frost Bite90
Just a Little Ice95
Ice Stalled the Tail99
4Thunderstorms103
By Jove103
Inexplicable Breakup108
Radar Trap111
Blind Alley115
5Mechanical Problems120
Door Open to Disaster120
Loose Needle124
You Can Go Home Again126
Misrigged and Rolling130
Unsolved Mysteries134
6Human Error138
Danger Zone: IFR to VFR138
Low and Slow142
Formation Disaster145
"See and Avoid" or Blind Faith?149
Flight of the Intruder152
Don't Blame Us156
Snow Storm159
Mistaken Identity164
Tuned for Disaster167
Flap Trap171
Sins of Omission176
Control Conundrum180
Pushed to the Limit183
Too Hot to Handle187
What Failed, Gyro or Pilot?191
Just Say No-Go195
The Perils of Perseverance198
Reverse Psychology203
Falling Stars206
7Mixed Bags210
Waiting to Happen210
Exploring the Down-to-Earth214
Twice-Told Tale219
The Good, Bad and Ugly222

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