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ATSB releases final report into Virgin Australia ATR 2014 incident
Air Crash Investigations

The ATSB has recommended EASA and ATR improve the ATR's system design tolerance to inadvertent dual control inputs in response to a Virgin incident in 2014.

Airbus updates A320 flight warning system after 2015 Virgin A320 incident

Airbus is updating the flight warning system on its A320 platform following a 2015 incident on a Virgin Australia Regional Airlines flight, the ATSB says.

ATSB investigating Virgin Australia ATR 72 engine flame-out incident
Air Crash Investigations

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) says it is investigating an incident involving a Virgin Australia ATR 72 where both engines on the regional turboprop airliner flamed out, one after the other, while flying in heavy rain. The incident near Canberra airport involved ATR 72-600 VH-FVN while on a flight from Sydney, the ATSB said


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