News and information on safety procedures and concerns.
Ban does not apply to U.S.-registered aircraft operated by foreign carriers.
Honeywell is adapting its EGPWS technology to develop a new Passive Wingtip Protection Systems to help avoid ground collisions.
MedAire’s new medical kits were developed by the company’s medical products review board.
German operator claims to have high safety standard
Former aircraft engines executive Jon Beatty takes the helm at Flight Safety Foundation.
A task force formed by the International Air Transport Association is developing proposals for mandatory aircraft tracking to be implemented by ICAO.
Recommendations are based on NTSB accident investigations involving aircraft encountering weather conditions.
The deadline is approaching for adding a technical crewmember in the copilot seat but a pilot union opposes the hospitals' favored option.
Rulemaking effort could delay action mandated by Congress.
The FAA said the original deadline did not give stakeholders and the agency “sufficient time to prepare” and was “contrary to the public interest.”