News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

WSI turbulence reporting system graphic
Feb 3, 2015 - 8:53 AM
Weather firm WSI believes it has achieved a “critical mass” of daily aircraft reports to its turbulence-alerting system in North America.
Feb 2, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Which of the following is true regarding the operation of aircraft flight controls at or below maneuvering speed (VA)?
Jan 31, 2015 - 3:46 PM
Guide fulfills one of the organization’s five safety priorities.
Jan 31, 2015 - 6:00 AM
A look at the NTSB's most wanted improvements and how they affect general aviation.
Jan 29, 2015 - 6:05 PM
Restrictions technically apply only to aircraft operating below FL240.
Jan 29, 2015 - 11:39 AM
NetJets is poised to become the first U.S. fractional aircraft operator implement FOQA program, which uses flight recorder data to improve safety.
Jan 29, 2015 - 4:00 AM
FAA Safo 15003 highlights the risks of placing e-cigarettes in checked bags.
Jan 28, 2015 - 4:17 AM
Single-pilot operations produce many more accidents those aircraft piloted by a crew of two.
Jan 26, 2015 - 10:55 AM
This week's question looks at flaps and their effect on an airplane's angle of attack
Jan 26, 2015 - 3:52 AM
The guidelines are expected to incorporate industry and Congressional feedback with the FAA and NTSB's safety concerns about pilots flying with OSA.