SR: training on angle of attack and path management theory - February 21, 2018

JIAAC issued new Safety Recommendations related to the content that the pilot’s instruction must contemplate, as well as an update of the procedure manual used for it, in accordance with RAAC 141. 

SR: more resources to access meteorological information - February 15, 2018

The new tools to obtain meteorological information can be of great help when planning the flight, however, it is important to be able to make a correct assessment and forecast based on them. 

Initial course 2018: open for registration - February 6, 2018

JIAAC informs that registration is now open for the next edition of the Initial Accident Investigation Course, which will be held at the Headquarters located on Av. Belgrano 1370 of the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires.

Provisions on flight manual and check-list - February 6, 2018

Having up-to-date information is essential for proper flight preparation. In two new Safety Recommendations, the aim is to reinforce the importance of keeping the documentation related to aircraft operation updated, such as flight manuals and checklists.

SR: Review of procedures in maintenance depots - January 29, 2018

JIAAC issued two Safety Recommendations (SR) focused on the need to comprehensively monitor the maintenance procedures that are carried out in aviation maintenance depots.

Why to report when there is an occurrence - January 26, 2018

Accident notification is an obligation established by Article 186, title IX, Act 17.285 – Aviation Code, which states that “any person who takes notice of any aviation accident or the existence of aircraft wreckage or debris, must communicate it to the nearest aviation authority, through the fastest means and as fast as the circumstances allow […]

SR: “Micrometeorology” in firefighting flights - January 22, 2018

In firefighting flights, special consideration must be given to phenomena that occur due to the same special conditions of the igneous focus. A Safety Recommendation specifically talks about the importance of taking into account the “micrometeorology” generated in these situations, in order to guarantee safety.

SR: requirements for Provincial Aeronautical Departments - January 18, 2018

The development of Safety Manuals and the implementation of adequate Safety Systems are some of the requirements which Provincial entities with an air fleet should be insisted on. A new Safety Recommendation (SR) addressed to ANAC insists on these points, along with the need for standardized training programs and procedures.

Safety Recommendations: more controls and infrastructure improvements - December 6, 2017

JIAAC published new Safety Recommendations related to airports and aerodromes infrastructure. Importance of identification of potential risk in runway excursion and incident prevention.

Third JIAAC Conference: all the presentations in detail - November 22, 2017

The third edition of the JIAAC Conferences conducted last November 10 became a milestone again in terms of participation and interest of the aviation community in general and the different actors of aviation in particular. You will find a link to all the presentations in this article.