Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

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
Oct 9, 2006 - 2:16 PM
Aphis, the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, will eliminate the exemption from inspection requirements and fees for commercial aircraft flying fr
Oct 9, 2006 - 1:12 PM
North Sea operator Helikopter Service has imposed torque and speed limits on its two new Sikorsky S-92s, but Keith Mullett, managing director of Canadian p
Oct 9, 2006 - 1:10 PM
Flight operations are fertile grounds for fatigue, sleep deficit and circadian disruption, and these physiological factors can result in decreased flight-d
Oct 9, 2006 - 12:05 PM
At one time or another most pilots have thought about how neat it would be to chop the throttles at FL300 or above and not touch them again until the airpl
Oct 9, 2006 - 10:38 AM
Although pilots often overlook evaluating the quality of the fuel they pump into their aircraft, fuel quality warrants a close look.<br /> <br /> There i