Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

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Oct 30, 2006 - 4:47 AM
<i>A call comes in to operations: a young American woman vacationing on a dive boat in the Caribbean is suffering from serious burns after a fire broke out
Oct 30, 2006 - 3:37 AM
“We do many things for the industry throughout the year, but this is the one that makes me the most proud,” said James Hoblyn, v-p of Bombardier’s business
Oct 25, 2006 - 6:44 AM
What should operators do when they face the prospect of ice forming on aircraft and flying controls? The most obvious course of action–applying anti-icing
Oct 25, 2006 - 6:11 AM
The horizontal distance currently required between lighter and heavier aircraft to avoid wake turbulence might have to be doubled for smaller aircraft flyi
Oct 25, 2006 - 6:06 AM
A jury decided in favor of Cessna in a lawsuit arising from the Oct.
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Oct 25, 2006 - 5:19 AM
One Thursday in January, Tim Slater, an assistant chief pilot for Oakland, Calif.-based KaiserAir, received a call from his dispatcher telling him he would
Oct 25, 2006 - 4:52 AM
Bizliner operators would be required to incorporate technology to meet reduced levels of flammability exposure in fuel tanks, under FAA proposed rulemaking
Oct 25, 2006 - 4:47 AM
Three serious near collisions on runways in Boston, New York and Las Vegas this year prompted the NTSB again to press for quicker action by the FAA to redu
Oct 24, 2006 - 12:15 PM
On November 28, a Flight Options Beechjet 400A experienced a double engine flameout at FL380 while on a positioning flight.
Oct 24, 2006 - 10:31 AM
Noting that about two-thirds of all general aviation accidents that occur in IMC are fatal, the NTSB recently completed a study to better understand the ri