Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Jun 30, 2016 - 12:45 PM
R&D will focus on human factors research in areas such as aircrew health monitoring and helmet fatigue.
Jun 24, 2016 - 10:32 AM
The TSB of Canada issued 14 recommendations as a result of its investigation into the May 2013 crash of a medevac S-76.
Jun 23, 2016 - 9:54 AM
Member Sumwalt says pilots and ATC must work together to make Pireps more effective.
Jun 20, 2016 - 11:09 AM
Safety board member Robert Sumwalt expressed concern that Pireps are not as effective as they could be.
Jun 20, 2016 - 10:23 AM
The agency created a survey as it looks to expand the program to other airports.
Jun 10, 2016 - 10:39 AM
Representatives from airlines, government, safety groups and pilots' unions find common ground
Jun 10, 2016 - 10:36 AM
Navy declines to cite reasons; Embraer says “ongoing normal operation” of Phenom 300 unaffected by GPS signal loss.
Jun 10, 2016 - 10:05 AM
The head of French accident investigation agency BEA says the industry has needlessly delayed new requirements for fight data recorder signals.
Jun 8, 2016 - 10:49 AM
Safety board pointed to pilot's failure to activate icing protection systems in December 2014 Phenom 100 crash.
Jun 8, 2016 - 9:41 AM
Phenom 300s advised to avoid testing area due to effect on geo-dependent stability systems.