Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Apr 27, 2017 - 12:24 PM
Use of COTS or personal checklists should be meticulously compared with manufacturer checklists, the FAA advises.
Apr 26, 2017 - 11:53 AM
The FAA charges the California-based MRO continued to return aircraft parts to service after its air agency certificate was yanked in 2013.
Apr 24, 2017 - 12:53 PM
In the five decades since being established, it has made more than 14,500 recommendations to improve transportation safety.
Apr 17, 2017 - 9:33 PM
Partnership will allow the companies to provide collaborative ERP manuals and services, with each of them focusing on their core strengths.
Apr 17, 2017 - 11:03 AM
Audit objectives will be to assess FAA’s processes for granting waivers, and its risk-based oversight of UAS operators with waivers.
Apr 11, 2017 - 1:00 PM
Aircraft Performance Group’s iPreFlight iOS app helps aircraft operators meet safety requirements.
Apr 9, 2017 - 9:53 PM
Turbine business airplane accidents worldwide claimed the lives of fewer people in the first quarter—16 compared to 25 in the same period last year.
Mar 29, 2017 - 10:45 AM
AOPA expressed concerns that the NTSB is approving "speculative" probable causes with little evidence.
Mar 28, 2017 - 10:49 AM
U.S. Part 91 twin turboprops and jets flown in Europe must now operate with a Minimum Equipment List (MEL) developed for that specific aircraft
Mar 28, 2017 - 10:47 AM
The agency’s limitations in this role have been “revealed” since launching its conflict zone information repository after the 2014 downing of flight MH17.