News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Solar flares can greatly increase the level of radiation zapping high-flying business aircraft, and they can increase exposure to crew members by as much as 10 times.
Nov 12, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Not only does space weather cause radio problems, but it can also add to flight crews’ radiation exposure.
Nov 9, 2015 - 10:29 AM
Only 16 percent of the domestic civil helicopter fleet had complied with modern requirements for crash-resistant fuel systems at the end of last year.
Nov 9, 2015 - 10:08 AM
Examination of the airplane did not reveal any anomalies that would have compromised effectiveness of the flight controls, said the Safety Board.
Nov 7, 2015 - 2:00 AM
Emirates will take delivery of three A380s in one month in December, while its flight cadre to quadruple to 16,000 pilots over the next two decades.
Nov 6, 2015 - 4:28 PM
The two pilots were killed when their aircraft crashed about 600 feet short of the VOR station, which was about one mile from the runway.
Nov 6, 2015 - 9:44 AM
ABS Jets has operated for 11 years without an accident.
Nov 2, 2015 - 11:27 PM
IMC Club was organized in 2010 with the goal of building instrument flying proficiency through the sharing of real-world scenarios.
Nov 2, 2015 - 8:55 AM
Post-accident examination of the engine revealed that all of the compressor turbine blades had separated.
Nov 1, 2015 - 9:00 AM
How does this incredibly experienced, long-time crew end up with a habitual failure to comply with checklists?
Oct 29, 2015 - 11:05 AM
French accident investigators determined that the nosegear was pointed to the left after a hard touchdown.