GPWS vs EGPWS

GPWS vs EGPWS

Ground Proximity Warning System (GPWS) and Enhaced Proximity Warning System (EGPWS) are safety systems that are installed on aircraft to provide pilots with visual and auditory warnings of potential ground collisions. GPWS utilizes a combination of altitude, airspeed,...

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2020 IATA Safety Report

2020 IATA Safety Report

2020 IATA Safety Report has been released as every year at the beginning of of April and it's one of the most comprehensive report about worldwide aviation safety : it's worth to mention also the ICAO one and the one issued by the two major airplane manufacturers ,...

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2018 IATA Safety Report

2018 IATA Safety Report

2018 IATA Safety Report has been released at the beginning of the month of April and it's one of the most comprehensive report about worldwide aviation safety : it's worth to mention also the ICAO one and the one issued by the two major airplane manufacturers , Airbus...

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2017 IATA Safety Report

2017 IATA Safety Report

2017 IATA Safety Report has been released as usual during the month of April and it's one of the most comprehensive report about worldwide aviation safety : it's worth to mention also the ICAO one and the one issued by the two major airplane manufacturers , Airbus and...

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2015 IATA Safety Report

2015 IATA Safety Report

As all the past April, this April 2016 has been published by IATA the "2015 IATA safety report", which contains many interesting facts and statistics about aviation in 2015. We proudly cut and paste some of the major facts but we recommend you to download the full...

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Aviation accidents

An aviation accident is an incident in which an aircraft is damaged or destroyed as a result of a collision, fire, structural failure, or other event. Aviation accidents can be caused by a variety of factors, including mechanical failure, pilot error, adverse weather conditions, and sabotage. Aviation accidents can result in fatalities, injuries, and damage to property. 

Aviation incidents

An aviation incident is an occurrence, other than an accident, that affects or could affect the safety of aircraft operations. Examples of aviation incidents include near collisions, runway incursions, and unruly passenger incidents.

Aviation serious incidents


A serious incident in aviation refers to an event that could have resulted in an accident or that had the potential to cause serious injury or death. Some examples of serious incidents in aviation include engine failure, in-flight fires, and loss of control of the aircraft.

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