Boeing B737 Crash after takeoff

On 29 October 2018,a Boeing B737-8 MAX was being operated as a scheduled passenger flight from Jakarta  when the aircraft disappeared from radar after having informed ATC that they had flight control, altitude and airspeed issues. Shortly after, the aircraft impacted the water killing  all persons on board;… Continue Reading →

Boeing B737 Loss of Control and CFIT

The Boeing B737 MAX 8 crashed minutes after takeoff from Addis Ababa, Ethioia, killing all 157 people on board. Coming five months after another fatal crash involving a Boeing 737 MAX 8 passenger jet in Indonesia, Ethiopia’s disaster has sparked a crisis in the international aviation industry…. Continue Reading →

Airbus A380 Near CFIT

On 10 September 2017, an Airbus A380 on a scheduled international passenger flight from Dubai to Moscow Domodedovo failed to establish on the ILS LLZ for runway 14R in day VMC before continuing descent below its cleared altitude. When the ATC noticed this, they instructed it to stop descent but when the initiation of a go around was delayed, an EGPWS ‘PULL UP’ Warning…… Continue Reading →

Boeing B777 Shallow Initial Climb After Takeoff

Very serious incident that happened on December 19, 2021 and during which a Boeing B777-300ER failed to climb properly on takeoff from Dubai International Airport (DXB). Immediately after take-off, the aircraft entered a shallow climb, and was at just 175 feet above the ground when passing a residential area beyond the end of the runway…. Continue Reading →

Boeing B777 Loss of Control on Approach

During the ILS approach to runway 26L, without external visual references, in manual flight, the PF expressed his surprise about the airplane’s bank angle and flew a missed approach. At this time, the airplane was within 0.2 dots left of the localizer with a bank angle of 6°. The two pilots then simultaneously made inputs…… Continue Reading →

Airbus A320 Go-around and crash

On 22 May 2020 the Pakistan International Airlines aircraft Airbus A320 took off from Lahore (Pakistan) to perform a regular commercial passenger flight to Karachi (Pakistan). The aircraft performed an ILS approach for runway 25L and touched down without landing gears. Both engines scrubbed the runway at high speed. Flight crew initiated a go-around and…… Continue Reading →