News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Sep 20, 2006 - 12:25 PM
A new rule will end the hundreds of mode-S installation exemptions currently in effect.
Sep 20, 2006 - 10:15 AM
Concerned about the growing number of Cessna 208 Caravan icing accidents, aviation authorities in the U.S.
Sep 20, 2006 - 10:01 AM
The FAA last month issued AD 2006-06-06, the result of further icing accidents and incidents involving the Cessna Caravan, flight manual revisions that con
Sep 20, 2006 - 7:53 AM
Applied Biosystems, a Warrington, UK, subsidiary of Applera of Norwalk, Conn., is marketing an avian influenza test kit in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Mid
Sep 20, 2006 - 7:44 AM
A new FAA program is intended to improve the use of comprehensible English as the international language of aviation and support new English language profi
Sep 20, 2006 - 7:24 AM
The DOT last month issued a rule amending the requirements for the transportation of hazardous materials by aircraft.
Sep 20, 2006 - 7:22 AM
The investigation into the apparently accidental death of line employee Joyce Miller, 29, on February 28 at Wilson Air Center’s Charlotte/Douglas Internati
Sep 20, 2006 - 7:21 AM
On March 31 exemptions to ACAS II (TCAS II, Change 7) requirements in Europe were set to expire.
Sep 20, 2006 - 7:06 AM
Despite the installation of runway collision avoidance equipment at many of the nation’s largest airports, recently there has been an increase in the numbe
Sep 20, 2006 - 5:39 AM
The Flight Safety Foundation (FSF) is praising the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) for approving an amendment that protects safety informa