News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Jan 16, 2007 - 5:54 AM
Facing a major challenge for control of the company, Phoenix-based health and security assistance provider MedAire has rejected a demand from “certain shar
Jan 11, 2007 - 6:03 AM
Last year the U.S.
Jan 10, 2007 - 8:52 AM
At a public hearing yesterday, the NTSB singled out Part 91 operations in a special study on helicopter and fixed-wing EMS accidents.
Jan 10, 2007 - 5:43 AM
Canada’s Transportation Safety Board has made recommendations in line with the growing concern from the FAA and NTSB about the safety of Cessna 208 Caravan
Jan 9, 2007 - 9:29 AM
The NTSB has sent an “urgent safety recommendation” asking the FAA to prohibit airlines from using credit for the use of thrust reversers when calculating
Jan 8, 2007 - 10:09 AM
A new FAA program is intended to improve the use of comprehensible English as the international language of aviation and support new English language profi
Jan 8, 2007 - 7:42 AM
The NTSB Friday released preliminary statistics for last year showing an increase in aviation accidents for airline and general aviation operations, and a
Jan 8, 2007 - 5:08 AM
The first quarter of this year continued the downward trend in fatalities from turbine business aircraft accidents.
Dec 22, 2006 - 4:20 AM
Although the FAA allowed only 30 days for comments on the proposed Special FAR mandating Mitsubishi MU-2 pilot training, 72 comments were submitted to the
Dec 21, 2006 - 9:21 AM
Safety Management Systems (SMSs), popular in other industries for years, are coming to aviation because regulatory authorities, safety experts and industry