Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

URDI's Kevin Poormon has been testing aircraft data recorders for nearly two decades
Apr 6, 2015 - 1:30 PM
Aircraft data recorders as designed to survive crashes, and the University of Dayton Research Institute helps make sure they do just that.
Apr 6, 2015 - 11:06 AM
Although all instances to date have occurred in Europe, the FAA wants pilot to remain alert.
Apr 6, 2015 - 9:56 AM
Fatalities in turbine business airplane accidents dropped 37 percent, to 17 in the first three months of this year from 27 in the same period last year.
Apr 2, 2015 - 10:39 AM
Thai aviation authorities are working with ICAO to rectify concerns over flight operation certification procedures.
Apr 1, 2015 - 8:54 AM
Mechanics at major airlines are getting flak for reporting maintenance issues.
Mar 31, 2015 - 9:39 AM
Will continue work of Robert E. Breiling Associations to to provide information on continuous safety improvement of global busines aviation industry.
Mar 27, 2015 - 8:32 AM
Helicopters spend the majority of their flight time at low altitude and wires or other obstacles can be difficult to identify.
Mar 27, 2015 - 7:59 AM
Business aviation pilots can benefit from the Safo, which was aimed at airline pilots.
Mar 26, 2015 - 10:59 AM
Germanwings pilot Andreas Lubitz, 27, is now the focus of the investigation
Mar 26, 2015 - 10:20 AM
Aviation insurer subsidizing 25 percent of the cost per pilot to customers who complete Calspan’s advanced maneuvering and upset recovery training in 2015.