News and information on safety procedures and concerns.
“Survive: Beyond the Forced Landing” program was developed in conjunction with the Canadian Owners and Pilots Association.
For roughly every hour of flight time at 30,000 feet, pilots are exposed to the same amount of UVA radiation as that from a 20-minute tanning-bed session.
Agency says discrepancies “can lead to a loss of separation and an increase in workload for ATC and flight crews.”
Pilot lost his job for refusing to fly an aircraft he deemed unsafe.
Students need the right frame of mind to learn what the reports are truly telling them.
The chain of events that led to the June 2009 loss of an Air France A330 over the south Atlantic began when ice blocked the pitot tubes on that aircraft.
Forum will investigate both the current and future challenges to improving safety through the use of automation.
The FAA has granted 14 total exemptions; 214 petitions have been filed with the agency.
The bag ontains fires, explosions and smoke emissions from lithium-ion-powered devices as well as any combustible item.
Low-cost equipage includes GTX 3000 Mode S extended-squitter remote transponder paired with GDL 88 ADS-B datalink.