Accidents, Safety, Security and Training

News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports; information on safety procedures and concerns; crew, passenger, aircraft and airport security issues; and news about simulators and training procedures.

Nov 11, 2014 - 2:30 PM
HeliOffshore targets global membership for widespread safety.
Oct 22, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Company announced a new enhanced vision sensor and ClearVision combined vision system.
Oct 21, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Early evidence finds drunk snowplow driver involved in runway incursion
Oct 7, 2014 - 2:36 PM
Business jet accident fatalities are up slightly, while those for turboprops declined in the first nine months of 2014.
Oct 7, 2014 - 2:12 PM
The letter, addressed to operators of the entire TBM fleet, reviews the TBM’s pressurization and emergency oxygen systems.
Oct 7, 2014 - 1:50 PM
System displays safety-enhancing AOA and audible alerts throughout critical phases of flight.
Oct 2, 2014 - 3:30 AM
Weather was a contributing factor
Sep 25, 2014 - 3:28 PM
Proposal seeks to amend qualification standards for some flight simulation training devices.
Sep 25, 2014 - 3:21 PM
Helibras safety manager Antonio Modesto described the event as “the realization of a personal dream” with full company support.
Sep 11, 2014 - 3:03 PM
New technology in mobile devices may lead to added functionality to help pilots prevent decompression and low-oxygen emergencies.