Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Feb 6, 2007 - 10:54 AM
As the maintenance paperwork trail on the Lockheed JetStar has wound its way from the Atlanta manufacturer to the FAA’s Transport Aircraft Certification br
Feb 6, 2007 - 5:58 AM
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Feb 5, 2007 - 9:00 AM
Luckily for my passengers, aircraft and me, the only times I’ve experienced a runway excursion have been during training.
Feb 5, 2007 - 8:20 AM
If all goes well with a new $250,000-per-year research program the FAA is launching next month, pilots flying specially equipped rotorcraft will be able to
Feb 2, 2007 - 10:07 AM
Ask any flight department manager his top operational priority and the number-one answer is running a safe operation.
Feb 2, 2007 - 9:58 AM
Since the early days of powered flight, aircraft performance has been a mainstay of the pilot-training process.
Feb 1, 2007 - 10:33 AM
The National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI) is joining Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, Fla., in a safety study of spin-train
Feb 1, 2007 - 10:25 AM
An AD issued last month requires operators of certain Gulfstream IV-SP series to install software and hardware updates to their Honeywell Primus Epic avion
Feb 1, 2007 - 10:24 AM
Operators of all U.S.-registered Challenger 600s, 601s and 604s and Canadair Regional Jets, which are derived from the business jet, must incorporate fligh
Feb 1, 2007 - 10:04 AM
The NTSB has asked the FAA to limit the number of times a pilot can fail a checkride and questioned whether the existing requirements of providing addition