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.

Jun 17, 2014 - 2:35 PM
CAE will be providing “turnkey solutions” that include the start-up, maintenance and operation of the six-simulator-bay training center.
Jun 12, 2014 - 2:40 PM
Witnesses said the empty helicopter became airborne, hit the ground and rolled over, its rotor blades striking and killing the pilot.
Jun 10, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Company strives to reach level three of the FAA’s SMS program.
Jun 10, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Company strives to reach level three of the FAA’s SMS program.
Jun 7, 2014 - 1:45 AM
Flight departments and FBOs must take foodborne illness seriously.
Jun 5, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Crew made the normal V1 and Vr callouts before noting the problem and aborting the takeoff.
Jun 5, 2014 - 3:00 PM
The expansion increased floor space by 50 percent and refurbished the entire facility, including new lobby area and café
Jun 5, 2014 - 2:44 PM
NetJets’ repair stations achieved Level III of the FAA’s safety management system pilot program.
Jun 5, 2014 - 2:20 PM
Program was designed to audit aircraft operations that are used extensively for carrying mining company personnel.
Jun 5, 2014 - 4:30 AM
Preliminary, factual and final reports from the NTSB.