Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Oct 12, 2006 - 9:54 AM
Turbine engines are extremely reliable and many business jet pilots go through their entire careers experiencing engine failures only during simulator trai
Oct 12, 2006 - 8:41 AM
<i>Callback</i>, the monthly safety bulletin from the people who run NASA’s aviation safety reporting system, was 25 years old in July.
Oct 12, 2006 - 8:37 AM
The FAA is extending its runway incursion information evaluation program for another 24 months, through July 20, 2006, to gather further data about the cau
Oct 11, 2006 - 11:44 AM
In part because of two-high profile fatal crashes–one involving eight federal government employees and the other a U.S.
Oct 11, 2006 - 5:06 AM
General aviation pilots who report weather encounters to NASA’s Aviation Safety Reporting System (ASRS) between April and September might receive a follow-
Oct 11, 2006 - 4:52 AM
The National Air Transportation Association (NATA) is calling for FBOs to speak out on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) spill-containment rules
Oct 10, 2006 - 7:55 AM
The FAA has issued a Special Airworthiness Information Bulletin for certain Beech King Air F90/100/200s and Beech 99s.
Oct 10, 2006 - 7:52 AM
One thing that makes air transportation great is the amount of effort that the industry puts into maintaining the safety record.
Oct 10, 2006 - 6:27 AM
After making a dawn raid on an airport, armed gunmen stole a government-owned Bell 206L in eastern Venezuela.
Oct 9, 2006 - 2:17 PM
Aviation Communication & Surveillance Systems (ACSS), a joint L-3 Communications and Thales company, used last month’s Paris Air Show to introduce technolo