By Robert Wall
LONDON--Almost six years ago an Airbus Group NV A320 jetliner like the one involved in Sunday's disappearance of an Indonesia AirAsia flight was thrust into the limelight of aviation safety.
By Enda Curran
HONG KONG--The AirAsia jetliner that disappeared Sunday was flying in a region known for severe thunder storms during December and January, the wettest periods of the year in Indonesia, posing constant risks for the pilots, according to aviation and weather experts.
By Andy Pasztor
The disappearance of AirAsia Flight 8501 could refocus attention on several long-standing safety issues that have figured prominently in previous commercial-air crashes, including malfunctions caused by ice and high altitudes, and the concept of instantaneously streaming data off jetliners during emergencies.
Alternative Opportunities, Inc., in collaboration with The City of
Springfield’s Department of Workforce Development, was recently awarded
a $40,000 grant from Chase to provide career readiness testing via ACT’s
National Career Readiness program (NCRC) to students in underserved
Essess has now raised over $10 million to commercialize its mobile thermal imaging technology and deliver actionable advice on improving millions of building envelopes and HVAC systems across the United States.
Independent. Insightful. Trusted. Morningstar provides stock market analysis; equity, mutual fund, and ETF research, ratings, and picks; portfolio tools; and option, hedge fund, IRA, 401k, and 529 plan research. Our reliable data and analysis can help both experienced enthusiasts and newcomers.