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- Higher rate hikes likely after crash of Singapore Air. Lenckus, Dave; Veysey, Sarah; Tilley, Kate // Business Insurance;11/06/2000, Vol. 34 Issue 45, p1
Reports on higher insurance rate increases expected by airlines with checkered loss experience following the crash of a Singapore Airlines Ltd. jet at the Chiang Kai-shek International Airport in Taipei, Taiwan on October 31, 2000. Details of the Flight SQ 006 accident; Percentage of the...
- Hell on Earth. Diaz, John; Harrington, Maureen // People;11/20/2000, Vol. 54 Issue 21, p85
Focuses on John Diaz, an executive for the music company MP3.com, and how he survived the October 31, 2000 crash of Singapore Airlines' Los-Angeles-bound Flight SQ006.
- Weather, Ops Questions Raised in SIA Accident. Dennis, William // Aviation Week & Space Technology;11/6/2000, Vol. 153 Issue 19, p42
Reports on the investigation into the October 31, 2000 crash of Singapore Airlines Flight SQ006 in Taipei, Taiwan. Casualties; Focus of investigation on three issues, including a night takeoff into bad weather, possible departure from the wrong runway and a collision with an object on the runway.
- Human Factors, Runway Lights At Center of SIA Crash Inquiry. Fiorino, Frances // Aviation Week & Space Technology;11/13/2000, Vol. 153 Issue 20, p42
Analyzes the crash of Singapore Airline Flight SQ006 in Taipei, Taiwan. Examination of the surveillance tapes secured from the Taipei airport; Alignment of the plane to the wrong runway; Differentiation of active and inactive aircraft runways.
- A Tragic Wrong Turn. Hosenball, Mark; Larmer, Brook; Ide, William // Newsweek;11/13/2000, Vol. 136 Issue 20, p54
Discusses the crash of a Singapore Airlines plane in Taiwan. Effect of Typhoon Xangsane on the crash; Finding that the pilot moved the plane onto a runway that was under construction and obstructed by construction equipment; Number of deaths caused by the crash.
- A group of 10 investigators... // Aviation Week & Space Technology;11/27/2000, Vol. 153 Issue 22, p25
Focuses on an inquiry into the October 31, 2000 crash of Singapore Airlines Flight SQ006 in Taipei, Taiwan. Group of investigators' visit to the carrier's home base in Singapore; Scrutiny of the airline's training and safety operations; International Federation of Airline Pilots Association's...
- SQ in near-miss in US. // Travel Daily;7/11/2014, p7
The article reports on an investigation conducted in July 2014 after a Delta Air Lines jet preparing to land at George Bush Airport in Houston, Texas came within 610 metres of a climbing Singapore Airlines aircraft.
- A Fatal Mistake. Larmer, Brook; Ide, William // Bulletin with Newsweek;11/14/2000, Vol. 118 Issue 6250, p94
Probes the cause or the crash of Singapore Airlines Flight SQ006 at Taiwan's Chiang Kai-shek airport in October 2000. Problems caused by typhoon; Airplane's hitting of hydraulic shovel on a closed runway; Reason for plane's straying into the wrong runway.
- A Fatal Mistake. Larmer, Brook; Ide, William; Hosenball, Mark // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);11/13/2000 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 136 Issue 20, p48
Reports on the crash of Singapore Airlines flight SQ006. Experience of Sally Walker, a paleontology professor at the University of Georgia, who was on the flight; Theory that the pilot, C. K. Foong, used the wrong runway, one that was closed for repairs, for takeoff; How this might have...