Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Oct 25, 2006 - 6:06 AM
A jury decided in favor of Cessna in a lawsuit arising from the Oct.
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Oct 25, 2006 - 5:19 AM
One Thursday in January, Tim Slater, an assistant chief pilot for Oakland, Calif.-based KaiserAir, received a call from his dispatcher telling him he would
Oct 25, 2006 - 4:52 AM
Bizliner operators would be required to incorporate technology to meet reduced levels of flammability exposure in fuel tanks, under FAA proposed rulemaking
Oct 25, 2006 - 4:47 AM
Three serious near collisions on runways in Boston, New York and Las Vegas this year prompted the NTSB again to press for quicker action by the FAA to redu
Oct 24, 2006 - 12:15 PM
On November 28, a Flight Options Beechjet 400A experienced a double engine flameout at FL380 while on a positioning flight.
Oct 24, 2006 - 10:31 AM
Noting that about two-thirds of all general aviation accidents that occur in IMC are fatal, the NTSB recently completed a study to better understand the ri
Oct 24, 2006 - 10:28 AM
Since 1991 there have been 127 accidents involving helicopter emergency medical services (HEMS) operations, according to Helicopter Association Internation
Oct 24, 2006 - 8:10 AM
By September next year European aircraft maintenance providers will be obliged to have conducted approved human factors training for their staff.
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Oct 24, 2006 - 8:07 AM
It is hard to believe that despite the passage of more than nine years since that hot July night, the discussion continues about TWA Flight 800, which cras
Oct 24, 2006 - 7:38 AM
On August 31 the NTSB officially recommended that the FAA require Bombardier to revise the maintenance procedures for the Canadair CRJ 200 so that the aile