Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Sep 26, 2006 - 6:12 AM
Nearly every general media report about aviation mentions the accident rate.
Sep 26, 2006 - 5:37 AM
A new international safety team that aims to improve helicopter safety by a factor of five could be ready to start work by this summer.
Sep 26, 2006 - 4:38 AM
A UK CAA study says the risk of a helicopter capsizing during a controlled ditching is “considerably higher” than it should be.
Sep 26, 2006 - 4:26 AM
Chalk’s Ocean Airways remained grounded at press time as maintenance crews peeled apart the wing skins and inspected the wing structures of its four remain
Sep 25, 2006 - 2:33 PM
Former DOT Inspector General Mary Schiavo’s latest crusade against the aerospace establishment has placed Bombardier, General Electric, Honeywell, Northwes
Sep 25, 2006 - 1:21 PM
The unit, which plugs into an AC power receptacle, is about the size of an automotive radar detector and contains an integral antenna and small display.
Sep 25, 2006 - 10:28 AM
While the NTSB is far from concluding its investigation into the fatal nighttime overrun accident involving a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 at Chicago Midw
Sep 25, 2006 - 7:58 AM
AirCare’s Facts safety training company is now basing a mobile emergency procedures cockpit/cabin simulator at Florida’s Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport.
Sep 25, 2006 - 7:49 AM
The FAA awarded FlightSafety International’s new Farnborough, England training center a Part 142 certificate, allowing crews to complete FAA-approved train
Sep 25, 2006 - 7:42 AM
Last year the U.S.