- ORM: Taking The Risk Out Of Risky Business. Callaghan, Chris // Flying Safety;Jun2003, Vol. 59 Issue 6, p16
Deals with the Thunderbird Operational Risk Management (ORM) institutionalized by the U.S. Air Force for its air pilots. Importance of ORM on the aerial mission of the Air Force; Sources of accidents in Air Force missions and Thunderbird flying; Challenges facing Thunderbird aircraft pilots.
- There I Was: Aviate, Navigate, Communicate. Tolmoff, Greg // Flying Safety;Nov2003, Vol. 59 Issue 11, p18
Discusses the importance of having the basics and the development of good habit patterns when flying U.S. Air Force aircraft as of November 2003. Procedures done by pilots when having engine trouble in the aircraft; Details of the engine failure/restart checklist; Basic principles in flying an...
- COMBAT ORM. Gallaher, Paul // Flying Safety;Jul2002, Vol. 58 Issue 7, p16
Focuses on a number of controlled flight into terrain (CFIT) mishaps experienced b he U.S. Air Force undergoing operations against terrorism as of July 2002. Factors behind CFIT mishaps; Importance of using operational risk management (ORM); Factors to consider when developing a wartime ORM...
- Brazen Acts of Bodacious Buffoonery. // Flying Safety;Jun2000, Vol. 56 Issue 6, p26
Deals with aircraft accidents encountered by the United States Air Force. Description of the mishaps; How the accidents could have been prevented; Views on the mishap pilots' actions.
- USAF Releases Predator Accident Report. // Air Safety Week;4/5/2010, Vol. 24 Issue 14, p9
The article reports that according to a report released by the U.S. Air Combat Command (ACC) Accident Investigation Board (AIB) on March 29, 2010, a USAF General Atomics/ASI MQ-1B Predator was destroyed due to a pilot error on October 3, 2009, in Afghanistan. The AIB president said that...
- Just Another "Ordinary" Landing? Metz, Dennis // Approach: The Naval Safety Center's Aviation Magazine;Oct2003, Vol. 48 Issue 10, p12
Relates an experience of an airman of a landing accident in the U.S. Situation of the incident; Safety measures of the pilot; Inspection of the aircraft.
- Lucky 13. SALAS, ANDREW // Wingman;Fall2011, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p29
The article reports on Air Force Instruction 91-202, "The U.S. Air Force Mishap Prevention Program," which puts into action Air Force Policy Directive 91-2, "Safety Programs," which creates accident prevention program requirements and abolishes AFIs 91-301 and 91-302.
- FY98 Engine-Related Mishap Summary. Bradford, Bill; Greenwood, Rich; Bloomfield, Bob; Rose, Steve // Flying Safety;Apr99, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p22
Reports about the summary of engine-related mishaps in the United States Air Force (USAF) for the flight year 1998. Overview on the engine-related mishap for the fiscal year 1998; Discussion on engine component failures; Effect of inflation on mishap rates; Cost thresholds for mishap...
- THE PERFECT MISHAP. Wesemann, Andreas K. // Flying Safety;Jul2002, Vol. 58 Issue 7, p12
Describes a flight mishap involving a T-6A airplane of the U.S. Air Force. Background of the malfunction; Use of operational risk management; Factors which caused the accident; Conclusion.