Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Cardigair, a cargo operator whose fleet consists of a 30-year-old Boeing 737-300F and two 737-300Fs aged 29, is the airline most affected by Indonesia’s new aging-aircraft rule.
Feb 11, 2016 - 9:00 AM
New Indonesian Aging Aircraft Rule Seen as Cosmetic Exercise
Feb 9, 2016 - 12:19 PM
New rule will require reporting ACAS Resolution Advisories when they are "necessary to avert a substantial risk of collision between two or more aircraft.”
Feb 4, 2016 - 10:25 AM
Notices follow two 'isolated' incidents involving cabin depressurization
Feb 2, 2016 - 11:23 AM
Project is investigating why fractional jet pilots have achieved a great safety record despite the operational challenges they face.
Feb 2, 2016 - 11:01 AM
The World Health Organization designated the Zika virus as a public health emergency of international concern.
Feb 1, 2016 - 10:48 AM
More than 6,000 business aircraft based in Europe will need to meet higher safety standards effective August 25, 2016.
Feb 1, 2016 - 3:00 AM
The accident provides a good reminder: fly the airplane. Troubleshoot on the ground.
EMAS landing
Jan 28, 2016 - 7:55 AM
The EMAS became operational in October.
HeliOffShore eye-tracking research
Jan 25, 2016 - 12:29 PM
Twenty-six pilots participated in the first phase of observational study, which seeks to improve pilot performance in the cockpit.
Jan 25, 2016 - 11:50 AM
Direct effects of lightning testing is required for many aircraft components and parts, as well as in applications such as unmanned aerial systems.