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.

Apr 29, 2014 - 2:31 PM
The FAA said the rule was prompted by the Russian Federation’s issuance of a notam on March 28 “purporting to establish unilaterally a new FIR.”
Apr 29, 2014 - 2:27 PM
Aviation fatigue meter was developed and backed by years of research by leading sleep and fatigue specialists.
Apr 29, 2014 - 2:16 PM
A Cessna Citation 525 was substantially damaged when it went off the end of a runway last Saturday morning.
Apr 24, 2014 - 2:37 PM
Certification of the redesigned vertical bevel gear shaft for the EC225 clears the way for fleet retrofit, especially for offshore operators.
Apr 24, 2014 - 2:10 PM
Free seminars will be held in São Paulo, Brazil, on August 11 and in Wichita from October 6 to 9.
Apr 16, 2014 - 9:26 AM
Deal is for pilot, maintenance technician, flight attendant and dispatcher training for Beijing Capital Airlines and Shanghai Deer Jet.
Apr 10, 2014 - 2:20 PM
Early next year, FlightSafety International will provide Embraer Legacy 650 training at its learning center at Paris Le Bourget Airport.
Apr 8, 2014 - 2:10 PM
Jon Beatty, the former president and CEO of International Aero Engines, will take over as the new president and CEO at the Flight Safety Foundation.