Backgrounder

Key safety issues identified in the Ornge helicopter accident at Moosonee, Ontario

Systemic

Oversight

  • TC's approach to surveillance
  • Training and guidance provided to inspectors

Regulations

  • Terrain awareness and warning systems
  • Emergency locator transmitters
  • Pilot proficiency check standards
  • Night visual flight rules
  • Instrument flying requirements

Organizational

Organization

  • Training
  • Procedures
  • Supervision
  • Staffing