Aviation Safety Consulting
Capt. Paul Miller
Tag Archives: Go Around
Is More Emphasis Needed on Commercial Aviation ‘Go-Around’ Procedures & Is More Training Needed to Improve Safety? : A Report of the Flight Safety Foundation European and International Advisory Committee June 2013 ‘Go-Around Safety Forum’
Commercial pilots do not often go around when an approach has gone bad. As a matter of fact about 97% of the time, pilots have tried to salvage a good landing out of a bad approach. From that segment of … Continue reading
Asiana 214: Cultural Issues, Fatigue or a need for better Stabilized Approach and Go Around Procedures?
Culture issues, fatigue and other human factors of every type are and will continue to be amongst the most serious safety hazards, risks or challenges for the foreseeable future in commercial aviation. In the very open cultures of North America … Continue reading
Stabilized Approaches must be part of an Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) and not just a criteria, policy or even best practice. Procedure means that it is a written set of steps and explanatory notes. Procedures are trained by the airline, … Continue reading