WSJ: Air France Crash Report Likely to Alter Pilot Training

French accident investigators on Friday are expected to release a report confirming their initial findings and offering new details of how pilot errors, combined with a fluke of cockpit automation, led to the 2009 crash of an Air France jet into the Atlantic Ocean, air-safety experts said.

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WSJ: Major Changes Building In Commercial-Pilot Training

LE BOURGET, France –Calling for fundamental changes in aviator training, a group of international experts has recommended that new airline pilots practice certain emergency maneuvers while flying small planes rather than sitting in simulators, which is the current practice.

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GAJSC 2011, Loss of Control In-Flight (LOC-I) Leading Cause

The following accident analysis information was presented in the June 2011 Issue of Sport Aviation magazine …

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