Never say: “we have traffic on TCAS”

The use of inappropriate or incorrect phraseology such as ‘TCAS contact’, ‘TCAS TA’ or ‘we have traffic on TCAS’ is to be avoided during ACAS alert-related RT exchanges. Source: http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/33/SafetyNotice2011012.pdf

Runway Excursion Reduction Toolkit (2nd Edition)

The greatest runway excursion risk and the greatest risk of fatalities occurred during the landing phase. The most common single factor in landing excursions was an unstable approach and an associated failure to go-around. The most significant weather factors contributing to runway excursions are rain and windshear. The majority of runway excursions included a significant…

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