Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Feb 4, 2015 - 11:14 AM
The company delevloped the Wingman Standard in 1994 to establish air charter aviation safety parameters that exceeded regulations.
Feb 3, 2015 - 11:13 AM
Research will now expand to include coverage over sparse areas of the U.S., allowing the NWS to get complete weather data for the entire country.
WSI turbulence reporting system graphic
Feb 3, 2015 - 8:53 AM
Weather firm WSI believes it has achieved a “critical mass” of daily aircraft reports to its turbulence-alerting system in North America.
Feb 2, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Which of the following is true regarding the operation of aircraft flight controls at or below maneuvering speed (VA)?
Jan 31, 2015 - 3:46 PM
Guide fulfills one of the organization’s five safety priorities.
Jan 31, 2015 - 6:00 AM
A look at the NTSB's most wanted improvements and how they affect general aviation.
Jan 29, 2015 - 6:05 PM
Restrictions technically apply only to aircraft operating below FL240.
Jan 29, 2015 - 11:39 AM
NetJets is poised to become the first U.S. fractional aircraft operator implement FOQA program, which uses flight recorder data to improve safety.
Jan 29, 2015 - 4:00 AM
FAA Safo 15003 highlights the risks of placing e-cigarettes in checked bags.
Jan 28, 2015 - 4:17 AM
Single-pilot operations produce many more accidents those aircraft piloted by a crew of two.