Saturday, January 10, 2015

Pilots played role in US Airways 1702 crash: FAA

12 Dec 2014

FAA documents obtained by Flightglobal detail a series of procedural errors by the pilots, contradicting earlier reports that the accident had been caused by a blown tire.

787's voice and data recorder concerns not unique

3 Dec 2014

Investigators have found in other aircraft the type of problems recently-found to affect Boeing 787 cockpit voice recorders.

Boston Logan fire spurs e-cigarette concerns

7 Oct 2014

E-cigarette sparks fire on JetBlue aircraft at Logan, spurring airport safety review.

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Obama: Walter to Succeed Schapiro as SEC

California To Create Default Probability Model

Saturday, December 17, 2011

Megaberth too shallow for big ships?

PORTLAND - Late last year, a committee of city and Portland Harbor officials sent a letter to then-Gov. John Baldacci recommending dredging along the eastern end of Portland's "megaberth," which was under construction.
But Ocean Gateway Pier II, which opened Sept. 10, was not dredged, and on Tuesday a cruise ship's captain left the berth early to avoid shallow water.