Southwest Reportedly Protested Safety Checks Designed to Prevent Engine Failures

Southwest Reportedly Protested Safety Checks Designed to Prevent Engine Failures

As the National Transportation Safety Board continues to investigate what precipitated an engine explosion on a Southwest flight that led to the death of a passenger earlier this week, Reuters reported the airways fought in opposition to new inspections guidelines proposed by the engine producer. In September 2016, a Southwest flight suffered a similar engine […]

Report: Metal Fatigue May Explain Catastrophic 737 Engine Explosion on Southwest Flight

Report: Metal Fatigue May Explain Catastrophic 737 Engine Explosion on Southwest Flight

Photo: AP National Transportation Safety Board investigators have probably discovered a significant clue as to why a Boeing 737 engine exploded, sucking 43-year-old passenger Jennifer Riordan partially out of a window shredded by shrapnel, leading to her dying. NTSB chairman Robert Sumwalt informed reporters on Tuesday that one among 24 titanium fan blades in an […]

No more hotel room meetings for Screen Actors Guild members

No extra lodge room conferences for Screen Actors Guild members

In an effort to avoid wasting its members from being exploited, sexually assaulted or be in any other case compelled to spend time with human turds in a non-public setting, the Screen Actors Guild has put the kibosh on holding conferences in “high-risk” areas. According to The Guardian, the Screen Actor’s Guild, which capabilities as […]

Uber unveils much-needed passenger security options

It will quickly roll out a brand new “911 assistance” button that connects passengers with emergency providers with one faucet. To assist you share the knowledge, it would present your real-time location on the app, each on a map and as an tackle. To additional improve that system, it partnered with RapidSOS to combine it […]

FedEx will use sensible glasses to assist pilots land in emergencies

The system is small, gentle and simple to put in, Osterhout claims, and it is easy to see as a lot from a fast look. Smart glasses are normally cumbersome by themselves, however they’re comparatively compact inside an oxygen masks. Not surprisingly, FedEx is the primary buyer. It’s utilizing SAVED for each coaching and real-world […]

Airbus has a good reason for letting a drone close to its aircraft

Airbus has a great cause for letting a drone near its plane

Ordinarily, you don’t need drones going anywhere near planes. A small flying machine colliding with a big flying machine — one with individuals on board — nearly definitely isn’t going to finish effectively, which is why strict flying bans are in place round airports for quadcopters and different remotely managed aerial gadgets. So why is […]

Paw Patrol Firefighter Costume Recalled for Being a Fire Hazard

Paw Patrol Firefighter Costume Recalled for Being a Fire Hazard

Spirit Halloween unknowingly created one of the genuine Paw Patrol costumes you should buy in your pup-obsessed toddler. The flashlight accent that comes with this Marshall (the fire-fighting member of the Paw Patrol) helmet has been found to overheat, creating a possible fireplace and burn danger, and prompting a voluntary recall. According to the advisory […]

Federal investigators 'sad' Tesla revealed crash particulars

“In each of our investigations involving a Tesla vehicle, Tesla has been extremely cooperative on assisting with the vehicle data,” an company spokesman informed the Washington Post. “However, the NTSB is unhappy with the release of investigative information by Tesla. The NTSB is looking into all aspects of this crash including the driver’s previous concerns […]