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 27, 2014 - 3:00 PM
This will be the first S-92 simulator installed in the Middle East when it enters service by year-end.
May 22, 2014 - 10:55 AM
IBAC partnered with NATA in establishing the new voluntary standard, and it will incorporate NATA’s Safety 1st ground services audit program.
May 20, 2014 - 1:55 PM
Approval allows aircraft to fly flight paths that provide three-hour access over water using one engine to a suitable alternate airport.
May 20, 2014 - 1:40 PM
Downloadable data stream replaces physical update disks shipped to the company’s E-Chart subscribers.
May 19, 2014 - 1:45 PM
A new effort by FlightSafety and Gulfstream will help pilots deal with real-world safety scenarios.
May 19, 2014 - 1:40 PM
Patented optical Icing Conditions Detector provides an alert that icing conditions exist before ice can accrete on the aircraft.
May 13, 2014 - 3:23 PM
Risk-based screening system enables TSA officers to verify the identity and employment status of flight crewmembers.
May 13, 2014 - 11:10 AM
CAE will provide CRJ training at eight global locations.
May 8, 2014 - 2:33 PM
Curriculum delves into the inner workings of aircraft communications equipment, including how the satellite functions.
May 8, 2014 - 2:20 PM
NetJets revenues reflected increased sales of fractional aircraft, while FlightSafety’s increase was thanks to increased simulator training activity.