Contact with wharf by Madang Coast, Townsville, Qld on 16 November 2015 - final report released
This serious incident has resulted in the updating and full implementation of a safety management system that better identifies risks and how to mitigate them.
Loss of tractive effort involving freight train 8466N near Ardglen, NSW, on 10 February 2018 - new investigation
The ATSB is investigating a loss of tractive effort on mineral concentrate train 8466N at Ardglen near Murrurundi, NSW, which occurred on 10 February 2019.
Wake turbulence occurrences - final report released
Aircrews are advised of increased chance of wake turbulence approaching Sydney Airport.
Collision with terrain involving Cessna 182, VH-TSA, at Tomahawk, Tasmania, on 20 January 2018 - final report release
This accident highlights the importance of obtaining all relevant information about the local conditions, including wind direction and strength, prior to commencing an approach to an aerodrome.
Derailment of Pacific National coal train MR280 at Baerami, NSW, on 6 February 2019 - new investigation
The ATSB is investigating the derailment of coal train MR280 at Baerami near Muswellbrook, NSW, which occurred on 6 February 2019.
The FlySafe 2019 Aviation Safety Forum is a first for the Australian aviation community.
To be convened by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA), the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) and Airservices Australia, the forum represents a unique opportunity for the aviation industry to address and confront safety issues, as we continue to work together to improve aviation safety in Australia.