Surviving the unimaginable

17 January 2018

Steve Landells
BALPA Flight Safety Specialist
10 years after the crash of Speedbird 38 at London Heathrow, BALPA Flight Safety Specialist and former pilot, Steve Landells, examines the spectacular flying that prevented a major catastrophe and looks at the importance of learning lessons from past accidents. 
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Snow worries

11 December 2017

Patrick Lawrence
BALPA Representative and former pilot
BALPA Representative and former pilot Patrick Lawrence guides us through the ins and outs of cold weather operations.
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