Aviation News

MH370 Declared an Accident, Opening the Door for Death Certificates and Compensation Claims

The Malaysian government has officially declared the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 an accident, which clears the way for death certificates to be issued for those aboard the plane. It also means that compensation claims for the families of victims can now move forward. Thursday’s statement by the Malaysian government [...]

By |2016-10-17T11:47:37-07:00January 29th, 2015|Aviation News|

Will AirAsia Seek A Cheap Way Out?

AirAsia offered victim’s families $125,000 for their loss after the deadly Flight 8501 disaster. Their insurance companies may be using an obsolete law to calculate damages for their own benefit. Will families still suffering from the catastrophic news be victimized a second time? It is no secret that families of passengers [...]

By |2016-10-17T11:47:48-07:00January 7th, 2015|Aviation News, Rons Rants|

Aviation Attorney Appearances 2014

2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 November 24, 2014 Westlaw Journal Government Contract Black Hawk Makers Remove Suit over Fatal Crash to California Federal Court / Carpenter v. Sikorsky Aircraft Corps Ronald Goldman, Tim Loranger, military helicopter attorneys October 27, 2014 Westlaw Journal Government Contract Families File Suit Over Fatal Black Hawk Crash - [...]

By |2020-04-16T18:59:35-07:00December 31st, 2014|Aviation News|

Aircraft Accidents and Aviation News 2014

2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 December 29, 2014 One Dead, Another Critical in Robinson R22 Helicopter Crash "I saw the helicopter inverted and I knew something was wrong ... it was sputtering." That's what a witness told reporters on Monday after [...]

By |2018-08-30T14:11:32-07:00December 31st, 2014|Aviation News|

No More Bottom Fishing

Families of passengers and crew members aboard missing airplanes suffer needlessly while waiting for the recovery of their loved ones and the “black box.” The technology to avoid this lengthy process already exists but airlines refuse to use it. Why do we so intensely care where an airliner rests on the [...]

By |2016-10-17T11:47:52-07:00December 30th, 2014|Aviation News, Rons Rants|

Airliners Simply Don’t Fly into Dangerous Weather — Holy Moly, this One Did!

AirAsia Flight 8501 crashed in bad weather on December 28, 2014 while en route to Singapore from Surabaya, Indonesia. All 162 passengers and crew members were killed. An airplane well equipped to fly in instrument weather conditions can have real time weather information displayed in the cockpit for many miles ahead [...]

By |2016-10-17T11:47:53-07:00December 29th, 2014|Blog, Aviation News, Rons Rants|