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2014 Whittle Safety Award winner

The IFA Executive Council is pleased to announce that the 2014 Whittle Safety Award has been awarded to:

Professor David King MBA, DEng, CEng, FRAes

 

IFA 2014 Scholarship Winners The citation on the medal will read:

‘In recognition of his dedicated work in the field of accident investigation and in particular his contribution to better understanding the role of human performance in maintenance related accidents.’

During David’s time at the Air Accident Investigation Branch (1972-2010), he rose to the position of Chief Inspector, he took a specific interest in aircraft maintenance human factors. Through the investigations he participated in and led, he made a significant contribution to the understanding of human error and the role of investigators, regulators, manufacturers, maintainers and operators in trapping or managing such errors, particularly within the engineering and maintenance areas. Additionally, he has chaired the UK MEMS (Maintenance Error Management System (MEMS) Working Group and acted as a Trustee of UK CHIRP (Aviation and Marine Confidential Incident Reporting). He is now the Independent Safety Chair for Cathay Pacific and was appointed as a Board member of the UK CAA in 2013.
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