*  Investigation: AO-2013-095 - Operational event involving Boeing 737, VH-YIR, Sydney Airport, NSW on 4 June 2013
There were no technical failures of the aircraft, aircraft tracking systems or ground equipment in relation to this occurrence. ... and a subsequent degradation in monitoring the aircraft's systems, the flight crew did not anticipate that the aircraft's ... Aircraft and ground-based systems. Under certain conditions, including as a result of ground-based technical factors, the ... Since that [the 1996] report was published, some changes to flight deck equipment design have been made in new aircraft to ...
  http://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2013/aair/ao-2013-095/
*  Mac OS Runtime for Java 2.2.6: Information and Download
... aircraft navigation or communication systems, or air traffic control machines in which the failure of the Java technology or ... or intended for use or resale for online control of equipment in nuclear facilities, ... Multiple User Systems and Macintosh Manager Clients. Multiple User systems and Macintosh Manager clients require some special ... Multiple user systems, which allow several people to share a single computer, are set up and administered by an 'owner' using ...
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*  Software Bug Halts F-22 Flight - Slashdot
Military aircraft need to survive both normal equipment failures and battle damage. Military radios (including navigation) need ... All systems dumped. When i say all systems I mean all systems, navigation, part of the communications, fuel systems, and they ... The F-22 is a fantastic aircraft, and is the best aircraft flying, but it isn't a perfect aircraft, and it doesn't have the ... bringing down with it all navigational systems and much of the aircraft's instrumentation, leaving them with backup systems ...
  https://it.slashdot.org/story/07/02/25/2038217/Software-Bug-Halts-F-22-Flight
*  Safety engineering - Wikipedia
... by FAA for aircraft systems under Federal Aviation Regulations). Once a failure mode is identified, it can usually be mitigated ... communications equipment, and safety equipment. The typical approach is to arrange the system so that ordinary single failures ... For functional FMEA, failure modes are identified for each function in a system or equipment item, usually with the help of a ... Usually a failure in safety-certified systems is acceptable[by whom?] if, on average, less than one life per 109 hours of ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Safety_engineering
*  UK military jets risk mid-air crash with airliner due to lack of safety systems - report - RT UK News
The report said a failure by the MoD to fit the aircraft with collision warning systems - ACAS - is "unsustainable." ... The Ministry of Defense said it was considering the installation of the potentially lifesaving equipment to its Typhoon fleet. ... UK military jets risk mid-air crash with airliner due to lack of safety systems - report Published time: 16 Jan, 2015 14:36 ... "Twenty years after it was proven and recommended that these systems would save lives they remain to this day uninstalled," he ...
  https://www.rt.com/uk/223043-typhoon-jets-hit-airliners/
*  thelist] color blindness
... aircraft navigation or communication systems, air traffic control systems, life support machines or other equipment in which ... the failure of the information could lead to death, personal injury, or severe physical or environmental damage. -- Frank ...
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*  Active redundancy - Wikipedia
... hydraulic systems, and propulsion systems so that a single in-flight equipment failure will not cause loss of life. A more ... radiation-induced failure, and thermal shock. This strategy now dominates space systems, aircraft, and missile systems. ... Electrical power systems must perform two actions to prevent total system failure when smaller failures occur, such as when a ... This became unaffordable and impractical during the Cold War when aircraft and missile systems became common. The new approach ...
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*  Bar Association of San Francisco Member Benefits: Publications
Failure analysis of mechanical systems, mechanical and materials engineering, fatigue and fracture (metals, ceramics, plastics ... automotive and aircraft components; pressure vessels and pipelines; offshore platforms and drilling equipment; pressure vessels ... industrial and medical equipment. Including: mechanical - electrical systems; implants; turbines and reciprocating engines; ... Specializing in failure mode determination, corrosion analysis and materials performance. Expert witness testimony and ...
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*  Zonal safety analysis - Wikipedia
Aircraft system safety requires the independence of failure conditions for multiple systems. Independent failures, represented ... ZSA is a method of ensuring that the equipment installations within each zone of an aircraft meet adequate safety standards ... Lack of independence of four hydraulic systems from a single failure event was a zonal hazard. The aircraft struck a mountain ... A typical zone map for a small transport aircraft is shown. Zone Map of an Aircraft Aircraft zones differ in usage, ...
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*  SlavaSoft Paint Express License Agreement
AIRCRAFT NAVIGATION OR COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS, AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL, DIRECT LIFE SUPPORT MACHINES, OR WEAPONS SYSTEMS, IN WHICH ... THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT IS NOT DESIGNED, MANUFACTURED, OR INTENDED FOR USE OR RESALE AS ON-LINE CONTROL EQUIPMENT IN HAZARDOUS ... PRODUCT OR THE FAILURE TO PROVIDE SUPPORT SERVICES, EVEN IF SLAVASOFT INC. HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. ... Systems Software.. You may install and use one copy of the SOFTWARE PRODUCT on a single computer, including a workstation, ...
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*  Operational availability - Wikipedia
Aircraft systems, ship systems, missile systems, and space systems have a large number of failure modes that must be addressed ... Operational failure is unacceptable in any situation where the following can occur. Capital equipment loss Injury or loss of ... Operational availability in systems engineering is a measurement of how long a system has been available to use when compared ... Estimated failure rates and logistics delay are used to identify the number of forward positioned spare parts required to avoid ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operational_availability
*  Patent USH1039 - Intrusion-free physiological condition monitoring - Google Patents
Use of the physiological monitoring signals to generate alarm or assume control of the aircraft is also disclosed along with ... especially suited for use by the pilot or other aircrew members of a high-performance aircraft such as a tactical aircraft is ... These other events can include the loss of life-support systems, e.g., the loss of oxygen due to equipment failure or combat ... In addition to this non-interfering nature of practical GLOC monitoring equipment, the meaningful use of such equipment is, for ...
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*  Auxiliary power unit - Wikipedia
Smaller military aircraft, such as fighters and attack aircraft, feature auxiliary power systems which are different from those ... This function can also be used, on some aircraft, as a backup in flight in case of engine or hydraulic failure.[citation needed ... Aircraft with APUs can also accept electrical and pneumatic power from ground equipment when an APU has failed or is not to be ... They are commonly found on large aircraft and naval ships as well as some large land vehicles. Aircraft APUs generally produce ...
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*  If it Goes Wrong
3) A failure or substantial deterioration of the aircraft structure. (4) A loss of any part of the aircraft structure or ... systems or equipment, or risk to occupants. ... Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems, model aircraft or by similar ... Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems, model aircraft or by similar means. (4) A lightning strike resulting in damage to the ... Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems, model aircraft or by similar means. (3) Unexpected encounter of adverse weather conditions ...
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*  Backup battery - Wikipedia
... and radio equipment operational. Larger aircraft have control surfaces that run on these backups as well. Aircraft batteries ... Backup batteries in aircraft keep essential instruments and devices running in the event of an engine power failure. Each ... Modern systems use a coin style primary battery. In these later machines, the current draw is almost negligible and the primary ... Large aircraft may have a ram air turbine to provide additional power during engine failures. Backup batteries are almost ...
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*  Hardware Terms & Conditions - Telit
AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL OR AIRCRAFT NAVIGATION OR COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS; (C) CONTROL EQUIPMENT FOR NUCLEAR FACILITIES; OR (D) ... Failure or delay on the part of either party to exercise any right, power, privilege or remedy herein shall not constitute a ... AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL OR AIRCRAFT NAVIGATION OR COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS; (C) CONTROL EQUIPMENT FOR NUCLEAR FACILITIES; OR (D) ... AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL OR AIRCRAFT NAVIGATION OR COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS; (C) CONTROL EQUIPMENT FOR NUCLEAR FACILITIES; OR (D) ...
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*  Aviation medicine - Wikipedia
Higher performance aircraft provide more sophisticated life support equipment, such as "G-suits" to help the body resist the ... Every factor contributing to a safe flight has a failure rate. The crew of an aircraft is no different. Aviation medicine aims ... Aircraft life support systems such as oxygen, heat and pressurization are the first line of defense against most of the hostile ... This standard of risk is also applied to airframe, avionics and systems associated with flights. AeroMedical examinations aim ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aviation_medicine
*  Instrument approach - Wikipedia
... and the location of emergency equipment. There must be redundant electrical systems so that in the event of a power failure, ... CAT II and CAT III require additional certification for operators, pilots, aircraft and equipment, with CAT III used mainly by ... "Aircraft Landing Systems". [self-published source?] James Albright (Apr 27, 2017). "Approach Impossible: 'Chair Flying' To ... An aircraft must not descend below the MDA until visual reference is obtained, and which the aircraft can land while performing ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Instrument_approach
*  Flight Design CT - Wikipedia
The BRS can be used to lower the entire aircraft to the ground in a controlled descent in the event of major structural failure ... Although the standard and required equipment varies by country, the CTSW has a standard Ballistic Recovery Systems parachute ... a larger stabilator and a full-aircraft parachute all as standard equipment. The price is forecast to be US$14,000 higher than ... incapacitation of the pilot, or engine failure over mountainous terrain. The aircraft can be flown under the microlight/ ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flight_Design_CT
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*  First day on the Somme - Wikipedia
Raids on St Quentin and Busigny were reported to be failures by the crews and three aircraft were lost. All corps aircraft ... Lewis guns and elaborate signals systems, to counter chronic communication failures as soon as the infantry attacked. Troops ... Prior and Wilson wrote that the conventional account of the day has soldiers burdened by 66 lb (30 kg) of equipment, obeying " ... 22 Squadron lost two aircraft and had one damaged but prevented German aircraft attacks on the corps aircraft. XIII Corps was ...
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*  Engineering Technicians - What do Engineering Technicians do?
New aircraft designs are subjected to years of testing before they are put into service, since failure of key components during ... They inspect and maintain equipment related to air pollution and recycling. Some inspect water and wastewater treatment systems ... Aerospace engineering and operations technicians operate and maintain equipment used to test aircraft and spacecraft. ... They estimate labor costs, equipment life, and plant space. Some test and inspect machines and equipment or work with engineers ...
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*  Timeline of the 2011 Libyan Civil War - Wikipedia
NATO claimed that it was targeting a missile site, but that a bomb apparently missed its target due to a weapon systems failure ... An American F-15E Strike Eagle fighter jet on a bombing mission crashed after experiencing equipment failure. The pilot and ... French aircraft destroyed at least seven loyalist aircraft, including two military helicopters. British jets destroyed five ... supported by a P-3 Orion patrol aircraft and A-10 Thunderbolt attack aircraft, engaged the Libyan Coast Guard vessel Vittoria ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_the_2011_Libyan_Civil_War
*  Lockheed S-3 Viking - Wikipedia
At the time it entered the fleet, the S-3 introduced an unprecedented level of systems integration. Previous ASW aircraft like ... All control surfaces are actuated by dual hydraulically boosted irreversible systems. In the event of dual hydraulic failures, ... global positioning navigation and weather radar systems. They installed research equipment racks in what was once the plane's ... A carrier-based, subsonic, all-weather, multi-mission aircraft with long range; it carried automated weapon systems, and was ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lockheed_S-3_Viking