News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Jan 12, 2015 - 4:55 PM
Agency says discrepancies “can lead to a loss of separation and an increase in workload for ATC and flight crews.”
Jan 11, 2015 - 3:07 PM
Pilot lost his job for refusing to fly an aircraft he deemed unsafe.
Jan 11, 2015 - 3:00 PM
Students need the right frame of mind to learn what the reports are truly telling them.
Jan 11, 2015 - 2:45 PM
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.
Jan 8, 2015 - 7:53 AM
Forum will investigate both the current and future challenges to improving safety through the use of automation.
Jan 8, 2015 - 7:47 AM
The FAA has granted 14 total exemptions; 214 petitions have been filed with the agency.
Jan 7, 2015 - 1:33 PM
The bag ontains fires, explosions and smoke emissions from lithium-ion-powered devices as well as any combustible item.
G150 ADS-B Solution
Jan 7, 2015 - 11:33 AM
Low-cost equipage includes GTX 3000 Mode S extended-squitter remote transponder paired with GDL 88 ADS-B datalink.
Jan 6, 2015 - 9:51 AM
Recent blanket implementation of "'climb via' dilutes its effectiveness and has caused confusion among some cockpit crewmembers.”
Q500 quadcopter
Jan 5, 2015 - 11:30 AM
Quadcopters are fun and capable machines, but pilots need to operate them safely and carefully.