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 3, 2014 - 3:25 PM
In just the first five months, 24 people have died in five fatal business jet accidents worldwide.
Jun 3, 2014 - 2:30 AM
Safety insights from experts and operators.
Jun 3, 2014 - 1:50 AM
The North Sea offshore industry is looking for practical ways to implement new, stringent measures on backup breathers, passenger size and more.
Jun 3, 2014 - 1:40 AM
Scientists used a Falcon 20 to fly into convective weather areas and gather data on the emerging safety issue of engine icing.
May 30, 2014 - 4:06 PM
An engine on CSeries FTV1 has halted progress on the flight-test program.
May 29, 2014 - 2:20 PM
Aviation professionals–both men and women alike–have until August 1 to apply online for the aviation scholarships.
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.