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 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.
May 8, 2014 - 2:15 PM
The four workshops advanced the goal of increasing business aviation safety enhancements and developments in Asia.
May 6, 2014 - 3:05 PM
Jeppesen will support and participate in AOPA Foundation Air Safety Institute seminars and AOPA Fly-Ins.
May 6, 2014 - 3:00 PM
One bill would streamline the TSA’s acquisition process and the other would establish an Aviation Security Advisory Committee.
May 6, 2014 - 3:55 AM
The new simulator will be based at AgustaWestland’s new simulation building at the A. Marchetti Training Academy in Sesto Calende, Italy.