News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Mar 29, 2016 - 10:21 AM
The recently introduced Master Aviator certification program is among a number of advanced training offerings FSI had added during its 65-year history.
Mar 29, 2016 - 9:07 AM
New guide provides science-based best practices to address fatigue in business aviation.
Mar 28, 2016 - 11:41 AM
Aircraft pilots, ATC personnel and others reported 583 possible hazardsor encounters with UASs in U.S. airspace between August 22 and January 31.
Mar 24, 2016 - 12:53 PM
Previous FAA standards for tower lighting allowed white and red steady-burning lights, the latter of which was found to attracts migratory birds.
Mar 24, 2016 - 11:42 AM
Proposed changes establish a new ditching certification methodology by which a target probability of capsize following a ditching can be determined.
Mar 22, 2016 - 12:55 PM
The FAA and industry partners are working on the Aviation Safety Information Analysis and Sharing System for rotorcraft.
Mar 22, 2016 - 10:03 AM
According to the AAIB, the helicopter’s decreasing airspeed went unnoticed by the pilots until the helicopter was in a critically low-energy state.
Mar 21, 2016 - 9:58 AM
SkyVector's easy-to-interpret graphical drone notams–Drotams–will help pilots assess the impact of drone operations.
Mar 18, 2016 - 11:09 AM
Legislative and technical methods have been proposed to let operators block aircraft identify on flight-tracking services.
Mar 16, 2016 - 10:43 AM
Having an aircraft treated with pesticide prior to departure can be an easier way to meet new health requirements imposed countries such as Italy.