Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Sep 18, 2006 - 4:38 AM
Reacting to a pair of landmark NTSB recommendations addressing potential safety vulnerabilities in autopilots, the FAA this month is amending airworthiness
Sep 15, 2006 - 11:05 AM
The corporate and business aviation segments are making progress toward improving their safety record, but there is still work to be done, Dr.
Sep 15, 2006 - 6:49 AM
As the industry prepares for very light jets (VLJs) to live up to their billing to transform personal transportation, air-taxi and charter operations, memb
Sep 14, 2006 - 11:58 AM
Cessna has joined with the FAA and the Regional Air Cargo Carriers Association (RACCA) for a Caravan “educational and awareness campaign.” The coalition “w
Sep 13, 2006 - 4:00 PM
Everywhere we look in aviation today we can see long overdue signs of an economic recovery and return to the good old days.
Sep 13, 2006 - 2:34 PM
In the third quarter, the FAA is expected to begin awarding supplemental type certificates for installation of AmSafe inflatable seatbelts in dozens of mod
Sep 13, 2006 - 1:18 PM
Goodrich Aerospace has devised a solution to the wiring harness problems that led to a number of nose-gear retraction failures in Bombardier Q400 turboprop
Sep 13, 2006 - 11:49 AM
Coded departure routes (CDRs), which have been tested in business aviation during the past three years, are on track for deployment throughout the U.S.
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Sep 13, 2006 - 10:39 AM
NBAA tried something new at its annual Flight Attendants Conference, held this year in Denver in June.
Sep 13, 2006 - 10:28 AM
The Southwest Airlines Flight 1248 overrun accident at Chicago Midway Airport last December 8 has led to two significant developments for operators.