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.

Aug 3, 2014 - 4:40 AM
A new anti-icing tool from training provider Leading Edge Deicing Specialists equips operators to apply their own anti-icing fluid.
Aug 2, 2014 - 4:45 AM
An eight-year legal case about corporate pilot age restrictions concludes in Texas.
Aug 1, 2014 - 3:30 AM
Acquisition of ProFlight is “an important next step as we build our business aviation pilot training capabilities.”
Aug 1, 2014 - 12:45 AM
Turboprops registered worldwide were the only segment of the turbine business fleet to have reduced fatal and nonfatal accident numbers.
Jul 29, 2014 - 10:15 AM
Twelve skilled flyers will compete to see who can win the Flying Challenge Cup on July 30.
Jul 22, 2014 - 3:05 PM
This was one of four Premier accidents in 2013 that took a total of 11 lives.
Jul 22, 2014 - 2:55 PM
Group will focus on improvements in aviation weather information and flight safety.
Jul 17, 2014 - 2:33 PM
Extensive audit included the provider’s safety management system, organization, standard operating procedures, training programs and flight operations.
Jul 17, 2014 - 2:30 PM
Capt. Rex Hardy, a decorated U.S. naval aviator and test pilot, created the publication in 1979.
Jul 17, 2014 - 12:59 PM
A Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777 has crashed in eastern Ukraine, with 280 passengers and 15 crew on board.