Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

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Oct 30, 2006 - 8:16 AM
With Palm- and Windows-based personal digital assistants (PDA) rivaling the capabilities of larger PCs and laptops, it’s no wonder that hundreds of aviatio
Oct 30, 2006 - 4:52 AM
Deutsche Rettungsflugwacht e.V.–German Air Rescue (DRF), headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany, has been specializing in airborne emergency care and medical
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Oct 30, 2006 - 4:47 AM
<i>A call comes in to operations: a young American woman vacationing on a dive boat in the Caribbean is suffering from serious burns after a fire broke out
Oct 30, 2006 - 3:37 AM
“We do many things for the industry throughout the year, but this is the one that makes me the most proud,” said James Hoblyn, v-p of Bombardier’s business
Oct 25, 2006 - 6:44 AM
What should operators do when they face the prospect of ice forming on aircraft and flying controls? The most obvious course of action–applying anti-icing
Oct 25, 2006 - 6:11 AM
The horizontal distance currently required between lighter and heavier aircraft to avoid wake turbulence might have to be doubled for smaller aircraft flyi
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