News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Mar 14, 2016 - 8:18 AM
Why are angle-of-attack systems not standard equipment in all airplanes?
Mar 11, 2016 - 10:53 AM
Twinjet sustained “minor damage to the wing leading edges” after colliding with runway lights during its landing roll on snow-contaminated runway.
Mar 2, 2016 - 2:20 PM
Designed with Robertson Fuel Systems, the new direct replacement fuel tank for the AS350 and EC130 will provided added safety in crash situations
Mar 1, 2016 - 1:39 AM
Aviation safety hinges on continuing education and responsible decision-making.
Feb 29, 2016 - 11:15 AM
The FAA’s advice is designed to help pilots avoid damage to skids from embedded lighting systems.
Feb 29, 2016 - 10:20 AM
TOPS was incorporated in January 1996 as tour operators hoped to improve safety and change public perception.
Feb 25, 2016 - 11:37 AM
When the pitch angle increased rapidly, the pilot rolled the aircraft sharply to the right, applying a 40- to 80-degree bank angle for about 20 seconds.
Feb 24, 2016 - 10:43 AM
Crew recovered control after trim popped free as airplane slowed for landing at Dallas Love Field.
ICAO Council president Olumuyiwa Benard Aliu
Feb 23, 2016 - 4:26 PM
The 'interim' prohibition does not affect bulk shipments of lithium batteries by cargo airlines, which concerns the Air Line Pilots Association.
Feb 22, 2016 - 9:07 AM
Smaller airline and general aviation operations had fewer events, but a wider variety of causes was behind the incapacitations.