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.

Jul 15, 2014 - 2:25 PM
Committee challenges breakdown of roles between CAA and EASA, and suggests survivors should be better taken care of.
Jul 15, 2014 - 2:05 PM
Simulator will be designed “especially for the unique training requirements and needs of the helicopter pilot.”
Jul 10, 2014 - 3:26 PM
Since it was founded in 1988, ProFlight has trained thousands of pilots and continues to grow.
Jul 10, 2014 - 3:20 PM
Move makes company one of the first business jet manufacturers to implement an SMS for a non-manufacturing or service organization.
Jul 10, 2014 - 3:00 PM
Full-motion simulator features a 210-degree by 80-degree continuous field of view.
Jul 8, 2014 - 2:50 PM
There were 21 total accidents involving business turboprops and jets in the first six months, compared with 27 in the same period last year.
Jul 7, 2014 - 1:30 AM
This will be the first S-92 simulator installed in the Middle East.
Jul 6, 2014 - 12:25 AM
Preparing for a type rating or currency program ahead of time is much easier with tools such as ProFlight’s distance learning system.
Jul 4, 2014 - 5:15 AM
Investigation began in 2012.