Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Sep 21, 2006 - 7:41 AM
Avidyne has launched a range of active surveillance traffic systems for helicopters, with prices beginning at $9,900–less than half the cost of competing s
Sep 21, 2006 - 6:26 AM
The use of thrust reversers to shorten landing distance is a great benefit to aviation.
Sep 21, 2006 - 6:10 AM
Marinvent, the Canadian research firm, received a U.S.
Sep 21, 2006 - 6:08 AM
The FAA last month issued another airworthiness directive related to the Primus Epic avionics system, this time calling for GIV and GV operators to revise
Sep 21, 2006 - 5:03 AM
March 26 is the comment deadline for a widespread proposal that would require operators and manufacturers of airliner-size airplanes (including bizliners)
Sep 21, 2006 - 5:01 AM
The pilot of a Bombardier Challenger 600 that was substantially damaged during a hard landing on Runway 15 at Aspen, Colo., on February 9, told the NTSB th
Sep 21, 2006 - 5:01 AM
Eleven years after the October 1994 crash of American Eagle Flight 4184 in Roselawn, Ind., the FAA proposed a revision to Part 25 certification regulations
Sep 20, 2006 - 12:25 PM
A new rule will end the hundreds of mode-S installation exemptions currently in effect.
Sep 20, 2006 - 10:15 AM
Concerned about the growing number of Cessna 208 Caravan icing accidents, aviation authorities in the U.S.
Sep 20, 2006 - 10:01 AM
The FAA last month issued AD 2006-06-06, the result of further icing accidents and incidents involving the Cessna Caravan, flight manual revisions that con