Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Jan 8, 2007 - 5:08 AM
The first quarter of this year continued the downward trend in fatalities from turbine business aircraft accidents.
Dec 22, 2006 - 4:20 AM
Although the FAA allowed only 30 days for comments on the proposed Special FAR mandating Mitsubishi MU-2 pilot training, 72 comments were submitted to the
Dec 21, 2006 - 9:21 AM
Safety Management Systems (SMSs), popular in other industries for years, are coming to aviation because regulatory authorities, safety experts and industry
Dec 21, 2006 - 8:49 AM
NASA disclosed last month that flight crew, ground crew, air traffic controllers and others involved in aviation operations can now securely submit electro
Dec 21, 2006 - 6:24 AM
Pilots of large-cabin jets who work as independent contractors complain that former airline pilots and young pilots willing to work for much less are under
Dec 19, 2006 - 10:15 AM
Europe’s skies have become safer since two landmark accidents, according to a new independent survey commissioned by air traffic management agency Eurocont
Dec 19, 2006 - 10:11 AM
The probable cause of the Nov.
Dec 19, 2006 - 4:22 AM
In an effort to encourage users to take advantage of its online Event Reporting safety-management system, the Helicopter Association International (HAI) re
Dec 15, 2006 - 10:55 AM
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Dec 15, 2006 - 5:50 AM
A recent letter from the FAA’s Eastern Region regional counsel has generated concern that the agency has abruptly changed its icing policy.