News and information on safety procedures and concerns.
Concerned about the growing number of Cessna 208 Caravan icing accidents, aviation authorities in the U.S.
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
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
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
The DOT last month issued a rule amending the requirements for the transportation of hazardous materials by aircraft.
The investigation into the apparently accidental death of line employee Joyce Miller, 29, on February 28 at Wilson Air Center’s Charlotte/Douglas Internati
On March 31 exemptions to ACAS II (TCAS II, Change 7) requirements in Europe were set to expire.
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
The Flight Safety Foundation (FSF) is praising the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) for approving an amendment that protects safety informa
Pilots flying almost every type of business jet and airliner and some turboprops face a risk of inadvertent seatbelt release, according to a bulletin the F