News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Nov 13, 2006 - 6:20 AM
The Schleicher sailplane that collided with a NetJets Hawker 800XP near Smith, Nev., on August 28 was equipped with a transponder, but it was not turned on
Nov 13, 2006 - 5:19 AM
Cessna said the FAA cleared the Citation Mustang for flight into known icing two months after the new entry-level jet received FAA type certification on Se
Nov 9, 2006 - 11:26 AM
The FAA took another step in its efforts to promote a “cultural change” to improve aviation safety–replacing the Aviation Safety Program (ASP) with the new
Nov 8, 2006 - 6:46 AM
Aviation Personnel International (API) and Waypoint Partners have collaborated to launch a risk-management service for flight departments called the Accele
Nov 7, 2006 - 11:49 AM
Securaplane came to NBAA this year flush with new business, ranging from a contract to supply cameras for NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Ast
Nov 7, 2006 - 9:40 AM
Traditionally, the term “safety standdown” refers to a temporary halt to military operations following a string of accidents.
Nov 7, 2006 - 8:02 AM
Virgin Atlantic Airways is the latest major carrier to improve its passengers’ chances of surviving a major health problem in flight by investing in the Te
Nov 7, 2006 - 6:22 AM
The FAA has interviewed the pilots of a Gulfstream V that caused a runway incursion on September 30 at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), during whic
Nov 7, 2006 - 5:10 AM
Bombardier Aerospace earlier this month kicked off its 10th annual Safety Standdown in Wichita.
Nov 6, 2006 - 8:18 AM
Despite the issuance by the FAA of a Special FAR (SFAR) mandating initial and recurrent training for MU-2 pilots, lawmakers still want the airplane grounde