Safety

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Mar 2, 2017 - 2:00 PM
The award recognizes Smith's dedication to helicopter safety throughout his career as a pilot, instructor and safety program manager.
Mar 2, 2017 - 1:00 PM
The search-and-rescue program is being recognized for its advancements in helicopter use during missions.
Mar 2, 2017 - 11:26 AM
Effort marks the end of a 20-year effort by industry and regulators and aligns Europe with the ICAO standards for commercial air transport operations.
Mar 2, 2017 - 10:45 AM
The award recognizes the two pilots’ work on the Copper King Fire in Montana during the summer of 2016.
Mar 2, 2017 - 10:30 AM
The senior program manager at L-3 Link Simulation and Training has dedicated his career to flight safety and pilot more thantraining.
On February 28, Harris Corp. demonstrated ADS-B tracking of a UAS at its Melbourne, Florida, headquarters. The ADS-B out receiver on the UAS is light weight, low-cost and compact, as well as low power. Harris believes ADS-B is the key for safely integrating UASs into U.S. airspace.
Mar 1, 2017 - 12:52 PM
Availability of low-cost, small and lightweight ADS-B units might be more suitable and economical to safely separate unmanned aircraft from other traffic.
Feb 27, 2017 - 3:56 PM
A new Thai aviation law should take effect before the end of 2017, modernizing the country's regulatory structures.
Feb 27, 2017 - 9:43 AM
In one instance, an ADS-B OUT system ground test created a false airborne target that generated a TCAS resolution advisory on an airliner on approach.
Feb 22, 2017 - 12:06 PM
LifeLine Response uses global imagery, communication tools and proprietary algorithms to provide safety and security alerts.
Feb 20, 2017 - 12:00 PM
The Traffic Flow Management Convective Forecast will have a look and feel that is similar to the CDM Convective Forecast Product that it is replacing.