News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Cessna 172 with AoA system
Apr 5, 2016 - 2:12 PM
The dash-mounted system uses an LED-lit display and features a pilot-settable reference marker.
Apr 4, 2016 - 12:02 PM
Reduced visibility in nighttime foggy conditions led the flight crew to line up along right edge of runway.
Apr 4, 2016 - 11:02 AM
However, the number of non-fatal accidents of N-numbered business jets has improved significantly this year, decreasing by 87.5 percent.
Apr 1, 2016 - 8:21 AM
The safety alert, one of a series aimed at improving the general aviation accident rate, comes in advance of this year's Sun 'n Fun.
Apr 1, 2016 - 8:01 AM
FAA deputy administrator Mike Whitaker met with general aviation organizations to review collaborative efforts to curb fatal accident rate.
Mar 31, 2016 - 10:48 AM
Move allows consumers to perform due diligence on aircraft charter operators when checking availability and price online at
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.