ATSB trainers in Vietnman

This week, ATSB trainers are conducting Aircraft Accident Investigation Fundamental (AAIF) training in Vietnam.


Engine failure and collision with terrain involving Robinson R44, VH-KJJ, 154 km south-west of Timber Creek, NT, on 14 June 2015

The loss of engine power was a result of fuel starvation due to contaminants introduced into the helicopter’s fuel system during the drum refuelling.

Rosewood–Warrill View Road safety improvement works

The department is undertaking safety improvement works along Rosewood–Warrill View Road at various locations between Rosewood and Mount Walker.


Ipswich Motorway Upgrade: Rocklea to Darra Stage 1, Package 1 (Granard Road to Oxley Road) project

Stage 1 is the 3km upgrade of the Ipswich Motorway between Granard Road, Rocklea and Oxley Road, Oxley.


From flight attendant to safety investigator

From flight attendant to human factors safety investigator, Indonesia’s Ucu Suherman has already helped halve the death toll resulting from one of her country’s most popular events.


Safety bureau ramps up warning for agricultural pilots

The ATSB has reinforced a warning to pilots involved in aerial application after a spate of wirestrikes in the past month.


Salisbury to Beaudesert Rail Corridor Study

The department is planning for a proposed passenger rail link between Salisbury and Beaudesert.