Accidents are becoming less common in aviation, but one thing is certain: aviation operators will always need to be prepared with a robust incident response system so they can react swiftly and appropriately if the worst were to happen.
In this eBook we discuss:
The concept of the Golden Hour is useful as a general rule for rescue operations as it is ideal to undertake and complete a rescue mission as soon as possible following an accident.
This tight time frame means, as we just said, that every second counts; instead of focusing on searching for your aircraft, you want to spend the Golden Hour rescuing, which is why it's imperative that you already know where your aircraft was at the time of the accident.
Often, language is the first area people think of when considering “good communication.” So what makes someone a good communicator and how is this measured?
In the early 90s, four helicopter tour operators met to discuss ways to improve safety for the air tours industry. Read more on the impact TOPS has today.