A wise person once said, “mistakes are lessons”. That is never more true than in aviation.
Through accident investigation, the CAA and TAIC sift the causes of aircraft accidents and incidents. There are no new accidents – learn from those that have flown the paths before you.
The 2016 AvKiwi Safety Seminar looked at selected accidents and incidents that highlight the importance of having a sound 'plan B' and evaluating it; knowing your aircraft; the fatal consequences of commercial pressures; and whatever happens, keep flying the aircraft.