News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Nov 1, 2006 - 4:49 AM
The Latin American Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition hosted its first IS-BAO (International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations) workshop thi
Nov 1, 2006 - 4:01 AM
Security, crew fatigue and the potential for bureaucracy to inhibit operations, particularly on longer flights outside the region, are among the greatest c
Nov 1, 2006 - 3:53 AM
International flying is up, probably.
Nov 1, 2006 - 3:41 AM
<br />You might want to think twice about taking off at 10 a.m.
Oct 31, 2006 - 11:45 AM
It has been little more than a century since mankind figured out how birds do it and applied that knowledge to slipping the surly bonds.
Oct 31, 2006 - 11:20 AM
All U.S.-registered Cessna 208 Caravans are covered by a new AD, the result of several accidents during operations in icing conditions, including six accid
Oct 31, 2006 - 11:05 AM
Preventing helicopter fuel contamination is the topic addressed in a March 24 edition of the FAA’s <i>Special Airworthiness Information Bulletin</i>.
Oct 31, 2006 - 10:53 AM
A new pitch actuator will be required in some 330 U.S.-registered Pilatus PC-12s if the FAA adopts a proposed AD.
Oct 31, 2006 - 10:50 AM
NTSB recommendations issued last month call on the FAA to step up its oversight of Part 135 operators to ensure that improper record-keeping practices are
Oct 31, 2006 - 10:42 AM
With accidents decreasing by 8.7 percent and fatal accidents dropping by 11.6 percent, last year was the safest year for U.S.