Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Jan 29, 2007 - 6:06 AM
Accidents involving aircraft on airport ramps remain one of the most expensive sources of claims for insurance companies.
Jan 29, 2007 - 5:52 AM
One of the world’s greatest civil engineering projects, the $8 billion Trans-Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS) carries crude oil 800 miles south from Prudhoe B
Jan 29, 2007 - 5:50 AM
Until the start of the new millennium, the business of monitoring helicopters as they flew over inhospitable expanses of land or water could be a haphazard
Jan 26, 2007 - 11:11 AM
A Raytheon Beech T-34 Mentor crashed on December 7 when the left wing snapped off about four inches inboard of the root attach point.
Jan 26, 2007 - 11:10 AM
A court in Papua New Guinea (PNG) convicted Australian pilots Andrew Reid and Peter McGee of making an illegal landing in a Cessna Citation II at the disus
Jan 26, 2007 - 10:33 AM
Flight nurse Joan Sullivan Garrett never envisioned herself as an entrepreneur and certainly never as the head of a multi-million-dollar company with globa
Jan 25, 2007 - 9:02 AM
In response to a four-year old NTSB safety recommendation stemming from the Jan.
Jan 25, 2007 - 8:58 AM
U.S.-registered turbine business aircraft accident numbers were mixed last year, according to aviation safety analyst Robert E.
Jan 16, 2007 - 10:29 AM
In its determination of the probable cause of the PenAir Caravan crash, the Safety Board also said that a factor contributing to the accident “was the lack
Jan 16, 2007 - 8:15 AM
The horizontal wake-turbulence avoidance distance currently required when a lighter aircraft is behind a heavier aircraft might have to be doubled when fly