Southwest B737 at Tampa on Jun 18th 2014, bird strike

. Via Simon Hradecky, The Aviation Herald A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700, flight WN-1388 from Tampa,FL to Houston Hobby,TX (USA), was in the initial climb out of Tampa’s runway 01L when the crew reported they had flown through a flock of seagulls at about...

Report: Aviation manufacturing defects

. In a June 18, 2014 story by USA TODAY, Tom Frank reports finding “repeated instances in which crashes, deaths and injuries were caused by defective parts and dangerous designs.”  The USA Today three part investigation found wide-ranging defects on...