Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

May 4, 2016 - 2:45 PM
The ultrasound ice accretion sensor and particle ice probe address “an industry-wide gap” in cost-effective icing mitigation.
May 4, 2016 - 11:56 AM
Norwegian investigators rule out “human error on board."
May 3, 2016 - 12:03 PM
Present bird protection regulations apply only to transport category rotiorcraft and have not been updated since being adopted in 1966.
May 3, 2016 - 11:24 AM
There has been a documented case of a copilot’s seat sliding aft in a Falcon on rotation due to fatigued springs.
May 2, 2016 - 11:36 AM
The Médaille de l'Aéronautique recognizes outstanding accomplishments in the field of aeronautics
May 2, 2016 - 11:15 AM
Loss of control inflight remains among NBAA's top safety issues as it is a leading cause of accidents.
May 2, 2016 - 5:30 AM
The agency asks employers to listen to front-line workers. It should do the same.
Apr 21, 2016 - 10:22 AM
All nine persons aboard died when the jet crashed into an apartment building two miles from Ohio's Akron Fulton International Airport.
Apr 18, 2016 - 6:00 PM
Both the pilot and passenger were not injured in the Dec. 15, 2015 accident, but the aircraft was substantially damaged.
Apr 18, 2016 - 5:19 PM
FAA says more restricted airspace is necessary to support NASA testing and Navy training requirements, including weapons firing.