Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Jan 30, 2007 - 10:06 AM
A Mesa Airlines Bombardier CRJ200 shed a fan blade and lost the front section of its left engine cowling during a scheduled flight from Denver to Phoenix l
Jan 30, 2007 - 7:26 AM
From a safety perspective, last year was not a good year for the air medical sector.
Jan 30, 2007 - 5:17 AM
The NTSB believes currently required stall-warning systems are not adequate to cover all critically low-airspeed conditions and has recommended that the FA
Jan 30, 2007 - 5:01 AM
“This is a recording” will have more meaning to accident investigators if the FAA enacts a proposal to beef up rules regarding cockpit voice recorders (CVR
Jan 29, 2007 - 10:08 AM
Why, when the safety record of professionally flown turbine twins is so impressive, did four business aircraft experience fatal accidents during a five-wee
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Jan 29, 2007 - 10:03 AM
Researchers from the U.S., Canada, Britain and France are participating in a major aircraft icing study taking place this winter primarily in the Montreal
Jan 29, 2007 - 9:33 AM
There are typically fewer business jet accidents each year than turboprop mishaps and that distinction didn’t change last year.
Jan 29, 2007 - 8:59 AM
Last month I started a discussion about what I have come to recognize as a serious disconnect between pilots and mechanics, each of whom performs critical
Jan 29, 2007 - 6:56 AM
The FAA last month issued three separate airworthiness alerts on the TBM 700 turboprop single.
Jan 29, 2007 - 6:37 AM
A former employee of GE Aircraft Engines claims the company knowingly shipped defective parts built during a 10-year period at its factory in Madisonville,