Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Apr 9, 2017 - 9:53 PM
Turbine business airplane accidents worldwide claimed the lives of fewer people in the first quarter—16 compared to 25 in the same period last year.
Mar 29, 2017 - 10:45 AM
AOPA expressed concerns that the NTSB is approving "speculative" probable causes with little evidence.
Mar 28, 2017 - 10:49 AM
U.S. Part 91 twin turboprops and jets flown in Europe must now operate with a Minimum Equipment List (MEL) developed for that specific aircraft
Mar 28, 2017 - 10:47 AM
The agency’s limitations in this role have been “revealed” since launching its conflict zone information repository after the 2014 downing of flight MH17.
Mar 28, 2017 - 10:03 AM
GSIP was launched in October 2014 to study how aviation safety data are used and to produce toolkits that can be used by aircraft operators.
Mar 28, 2017 - 9:35 AM
Dearth of properly trained flight crew raises safety concerns
Mar 27, 2017 - 10:40 AM
Three-axis rotational apparatus can accurately recreate upset conditions.
Mar 23, 2017 - 9:56 AM
Topics were identified via a data-driven review by the NBAA Safety Committee as primary risk-mitigation targets for all business aircraft operators.
Mar 15, 2017 - 12:52 AM
Safety systems must be more than button-pushing exercises if they are to work as intended.
Mar 14, 2017 - 5:19 AM
Loss of tail rotor effectiveness can lead to loss of control, Board warns