Son dakika… Bitlis-Tatvan kırsalında askeri helikopter düştü: 10 şehit 3 yaralı

Son dakika… Milli Savunma Bakanlığı Bingöl’den kalkan askeri helikopterin kaza kırıma uğradığını, 9 personelin şehit olduğunu, 4 personelin yaralandığını bildirdi. MSB, yaralanan bir askerin daha şehit olduğunu, şehit sayısının 10’a yükseldiğini açıkladı. Cumhurbaşkanı Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Milli Savunma Bakanı Hulusi Akar’ı arayarak bilgi aldı. Kazanın duyulduğu ilk andan itibaren arama kurtarma çalışmalarını yakından takip eden Cumhurbaşkanı Erdoğan, şehitlere rahmet, ailelere ve TSK’ya başsağlığı diledi. Milli Savunma Bakanı Hulusi Akar beraberinde Genelkurmay Başkanı ve Kara Kuvvetleri Komutanı ile helikopter kazasına ilişkin incelemelerde bulunmak üzere bölgeye gitti. Öte yandan şehit olan askerden…

A Cessna 560 Citation V was destroyed when it impacted the terrain in the Mutton Mountains, Oregon

Status: Date: Saturday 9 January 2021 Time: 22:37 UTC Type: Cessna 560 Citation V Operator: SX Transport LLC Registration: N3RB C/n / msn: 560-0035 First flight: 1989 Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada JT15D-5A Crew: Fatalities: / Occupants: Passengers: Fatalities: / Occupants: Total: Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2 Aircraft damage: Destroyed Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair) Location: 23 km (14.4 mls) SE of Pine Grove, OR (   United States of America) Phase: En route (ENR) Nature: Unknown Departure airport: Troutdale Airport, OR (TTD/KTTD), United States of America Destination airport: Boise…

Indonesian Navy divers locate the wreckage of Sriwijaya Air flight SJ182 in the waters off Jakarta coast.

Status: Preliminary Date: Saturday 9 January 2021 Time: 14:40 Type: Boeing 737-524 (WL) Operator: Sriwijaya Air Registration: PK-CLC C/n / msn: 27323/2616 First flight: 1994-05-13 (26 years 8 months) Engines: 2 CFMI CFM56-3B1 Crew: Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6 Passengers: Fatalities: 56 / Occupants: 56 Total: Fatalities: 62 / Occupants: 62 Aircraft damage: Destroyed Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair) Location: 19 km (11.9 mls) NE of Jakarta-Soekarno-Hatta International Airport (CGK) (   Indonesia) Phase: En route (ENR) Nature: Domestic Scheduled Passenger Departure airport: Jakarta-Soekarno-Hatta International Airport (CGK/WIII), Indonesia Destination airport: Pontianak…

UAVOS successfully tests unmanned helicopter

A converted Alpin UAV (unmanned air vehicle), a joint project of TITRA, a Turkish engineering company, and UAVOS, a researcher, developer, and manufacturer of advanced products in the unmanned systems industry, has completed its first successful flight in Turkey. The joint project, which is based on the manned Heli-Sport Italian CH7 helicopter, was started in 2019 to addresses the growing UAV cargo delivery market and includes the conversion as well as maintenance and training programmes. The Alpin UAV is designed to meet the specific, unique and advanced requirements of Turkey with…

NASA Helps Bring Airport Communications into the Digital Age

Some of the best entertainment at the airport is all the action outside the window. Loaded luggage carriers zip past on their way to planes. Fuel trucks come and go. Catering trucks restock galleys. During winter, de-icing crews and snowplows add to the bustle. This organized chaos is overseen by the ground-control managers as part of an airport-wide effort to ensure the safety of all ground operations. And as air travel has increased, the challenge of keeping track of all the moving parts has only grown. However, a digital, wireless…

Boeing 737 Max Avrupa’dan ‘uçuşa güvenli’ onayına hazır

BD’li uçak üreticisi Boeing’in 2018 ve 2019’da meydana gelen kazaların ardından uçuş yasağı getirilen “Boeing 737 Max” tipi yolcu uçaklarının, Avrupalı düzenleyicilerden güvenlik onayı almaya hazır olduğu bildirildi. BBC’nin haberine göre, Avrupa Uçuş Güvenliği Ajansı (EASA) Direktörü Patrick Ky, yapılan detaylı güvenlik incelemeleri sonucunda “uçağın güvenli hale geldiğinden emin olduklarını” ifade etti. Mart 2019’da Etiyopya’da meydana gelene kazadan bu yana EASA’nın, ABD Federal Havacılık Ajansından (FAA) bağımsız olarak kendi güvenlik incelemesini yürüttüğünü belirten Direktör Ky, bu incelemenin kazaların görünür sebepleri ve üreticinin yaptığı tasarım değişiklikleri ve teknik düzeltmelerle sınırlı olmadığı, uçağın tüm kontrolleri ve…

Hava’da kriz: Sabiha Gökçen’e inemiyorsak gelmeyiz

Ulaştırma Bakanlığı’nın, İstanbul Havalimanı’nın kullanılması için, Lufthansa’nın da aralarında bulunduğu birçok havayolu şirketinin daha ekonomik olduğu için Sabiha Gökçen Havalimanı’nı kullanma talebine izin vermediği için bazı hava yolu şirketlerinin Türkiye’ye gelmekten tamamen vazgeçtiği belirtildi. İki pisti kırılarak ticari uçuşlara kapatılan Atatürk Havalimanı’nın yerine devreye sokulan İstanbul Havalimanı’nın ücret tarifesi açıldığı günden bu yana yerli yabancı tüm havayolu şirketlerinin şikâyet konusu oldu. Pandemiyle birlikte şirketler için bu sorun hayati önem taşımaya başladı. Öyle ki uçuşların durduğu dönemde THY dahi uçakların büyük bölümünü daha ucuz olduğu için İstanbul Havalimanı’ndan kaldırıp, Atatürk Havalimanı’na…

Two dead following light plane crash in NSW

Two people have died in a light plane crash in New South Wales.The plane crashed at a property in Carcoar, in the central west of the state, after leaving Orange Regional Airport this afternoon.Emergency services were called at 7.45pm, NSW Police said in a statement tonight, but both people on board died at the scene. The pair, believed to be a woman and a man, have not yet been identified.Chifley District police established a crime scene and are investigating further.A report will be prepared for the Coroner, and the Australian Transport Safety Bureau has been…

Coast Guard suspends search for pilot after small plane crash off Oregon coast

TILLAMOOK, Ore. – The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended the search for a man who crashed a single-engine plane off the Oregon coast near Cape Falcon on Saturday. On Saturday, coast guard crews located the aircraft and some debris after the plane reportedly crashed west of the cape,which is near the border of Tillamook and Clatsop counties. A USCG helicopter and boat crew from the Tillamook Bay station went out searching in the area. On Sunday, officials said they suspended their search for the pilot. No initial reports on whether anyone…

Plane crashes near runway at North Perry Airport in Pembroke Pines, killing pilot

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. – A pilot was killed after a small plane crashed at North Perry Airport in Broward County. It happened at approximately 3:30 p.m. Monday at the airport located off University Drive and Pembroke Road in Pembroke Pines. Sky 10 was over the crash, where first responders inspected the wreckage and were seen placing a yellow tarp over the damaged aircraft. According to a spokesperson from the airport, the plane was attempting to take off and reported engine trouble before trying to turn around and land. Authorities said the…