John A. Greaves

Seconds To Disaster Aviation Industry Profits over Safety

Seconds To Disaster uncovers the airline industry’s alarming pursuit of bottom-line profit and reveals how current aviation practices overshadow safety standards and put human lives at risk. Through statistics, anecdotes and insights from numerous aviation experts and former pilots, authors Glenn Meade and Ray Ronan paint an unnerving picture of [...]

By |2018-06-29T14:48:02-07:00February 14th, 2013|Aviation News, John A. Greaves|

Reader’s Digest – 50 Secrets Your Pilot Won’t Tell You

And if you're afraid of those bumps that shake your coffee cup during a flight, take note that pilots avoid turbulence because it's annoying rather than dangerous. But pay attention to the signals on board. "It's one thing if the pilot puts the seat belt sign on for the passengers. But [...]

By |2016-10-17T11:54:36-07:00October 22nd, 2011|Aviation News, John A. Greaves|

Ground Victims File Personal Injury Lawsuit Against Cessna Owner for Plane Crash into House

Compton, California, January 14, 2009 - - Three people have filed a personal injury lawsuit today against pilot Charles Reece and Eureka International, Inc., the owner of the Cessna that crashed into their home in Compton, California on April 12, 2008. Regina Hosley-Wright was in her kitchen when the plane [...]

By |2018-11-15T10:48:32-08:00January 14th, 2009|Aviation News, John A. Greaves|

38 Injured in Denver International Airport Continental Airlines Crash

Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman has been retained by several passengers from the accident involving the Continental Airlines Boeing 737 which veered off the runway into a ravine at Denver International Airport on Saturday, December 20, 2008 after an aborted take-off.  The plane lost its left engine, both main landing gears [...]

By |2019-01-31T14:28:31-08:00December 20th, 2008|Aviation News, Ronald L. M. Goldman, John A. Greaves|

Companies Accept Responsibility and Publicly Apologize to the Families of the January 8, 2003 Air Midwest Flight 5481 Crash in Charlotte, North Carolina

Christiana Grace Shepherd Charlotte, North Carolina, May 6, 2005 - - The last family to settle a wrongful death claim stemming from the Air Midwest crash of January 8, 2003 at the Charlotte-Douglas International Airport demanded as part of their settlement terms that those responsible for the crash [...]