News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

ICAO Council president Olumuyiwa Benard Aliu
Feb 23, 2016 - 4:26 PM
The 'interim' prohibition does not affect bulk shipments of lithium batteries by cargo airlines, which concerns the Air Line Pilots Association.
Feb 22, 2016 - 9:07 AM
Smaller airline and general aviation operations had fewer events, but a wider variety of causes was behind the incapacitations.
Feb 18, 2016 - 11:22 AM
Partnership combines Baldwin’s expertise in aviation safety data collection with SOS’s flight data management/flight operations quality assurance.
Feb 18, 2016 - 10:12 AM
New criteria allow for lower separation minimums for certain pairs of aircraft, taking into consideration wake turbulence-induced accidents.
Feb 17, 2016 - 3:45 PM
Controp from Israel has partnered with Pharovision to develop and test an electro-optic wildlife tracking system to enhance airfield safety.
Feb 15, 2016 - 12:35 PM
The FSF scheduled safety workshops in Singapore, Asia and Latin America in the spring and summer of 2016 to progress the Global Safety Information Project.
Feb 15, 2016 - 12:22 PM
Company is also working on STCs for the King Air B200, Pilatus PC-12/12NG and Beechcraft T-6B/C.
Honeywell’s satellite-based SmartPath, SmartRunway and SmartLanding air traffic management systems could be beneficial to China’s rapidly expanding airport infrastructure. The technology permits reduced spacing for landing aircraft, among many other safety and usage improvements.
Feb 15, 2016 - 11:45 AM
SmartPath, SmartRunway and SmartLanding are all in demand, says Honeywell.
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.”