News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Jul 24, 2014 - 12:27 PM
While some airlines avoided the conflict zone over eastern Ukraine, others assumed that the open airspace implied an acceptable level of safety.
Jul 22, 2014 - 2:48 PM
Ban does not apply to U.S.-registered aircraft operated by foreign carriers.
Jun 27, 2014 - 9:43 AM
Honeywell is adapting its EGPWS technology to develop a new Passive Wingtip Protection Systems to help avoid ground collisions.
May 21, 2014 - 3:20 PM
MedAire’s new medical kits were developed by the company’s medical products review board.
May 21, 2014 - 2:32 PM
German operator claims to have high safety standard
Flight Safety Foundation president and CEO, Jon Beatty
May 19, 2014 - 1:30 AM
Former aircraft engines executive Jon Beatty takes the helm at Flight Safety Foundation.
May 13, 2014 - 3:54 PM
A task force formed by the International Air Transport Association is developing proposals for mandatory aircraft tracking to be implemented by ICAO.
May 8, 2014 - 2:40 PM
Recommendations are based on NTSB accident investigations involving aircraft encountering weather conditions.
May 2, 2014 - 3:45 AM
The deadline is approaching for adding a technical crewmember in the copilot seat but a pilot union opposes the hospitals' favored option.
May 1, 2014 - 12:45 AM
Rulemaking effort could delay action mandated by Congress.