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.

May 4, 2014 - 2:30 AM
Preliminary, factual and final reports on accidents involving business aircraft.
May 2, 2014 - 1:10 AM
Van Nuys-based Jet Edge signs on.
May 1, 2014 - 3:03 PM
Safety campaign website will feature monthly weather topics such as turbulence, thunderstorms, icing, crosswinds and pilot resources.
May 1, 2014 - 2:53 PM
The S-92 training program under the joint venture will support flight training for all of Lider’s S-92 pilots.
May 1, 2014 - 12:45 AM
The Part 91 segment accounted for most of the accidents in the first quarter.
Apr 29, 2014 - 2:36 PM
Construction of the new facility will be completed in two phases.
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.