Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Nov 21, 2016 - 11:01 AM
Errors by ATC resulted in the pilots’ inability to take action to avoid the collisions, the NTSB said.
Nov 21, 2016 - 10:53 AM
If any are cracked or are corroded, the remaining legs might not be able to support the engine under all load conditions, Transport Canada cautioned.
Nov 15, 2016 - 11:28 AM
NTSB kept loss of control on its list of most wanted safety improvements for the third consecutive time.
Nov 15, 2016 - 10:39 AM
During the time leading up to the collision, the local controller was handling nine aircraft.
Nov 14, 2016 - 11:59 AM
The multi-pronged effort is designed to improve airport safety, increase certifications, improve traffic flow and implement ICAO standards.
Nov 9, 2016 - 11:52 AM
The Michigan manufacturer says the new system is easier to maintain and operate compared to conventional window shades.
Nov 4, 2016 - 3:51 PM
Company announces it is safer, smarter and has more lift.
Nov 3, 2016 - 10:12 AM
Weather at the time of the accident “was near or in exceedance of the aircraft’s maximum tailwind and crosswind component for landing.”
Nov 3, 2016 - 10:00 AM
The program involves two advanced aircraft-specific courses and four elective courses.
burned battery
Nov 2, 2016 - 7:35 PM
Li-ion battery fires can emit toxic, highly-flammable, ether-based vapors and smoke that can quickly reduce visibility in an aircraft.