News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Fire sock for lithium ion battery
Dec 1, 2011 - 4:57 PM
The fiery failure of a lithium-ion battery powering an Apple iPhone 4 aboard Regional Express Flight ZL319 last Friday
Flightcom commercial aviation pushback communications system
Nov 30, 2011 - 5:52 PM
Southwest Airlines says it will be the first major airline to widely use a wireless ground support communications system.
Nov 3, 2011 - 5:32 PM
A business jet captain pursuing a master’s degree at Embry-Riddle is asking pilots at Part 91 turbine operators to take a survey to help with her degree
Oct 27, 2011 - 2:59 PM
Human-factors expert Dr. Tony Kern predicts that the business aviation accident rate “will go up 400 percent over the next 10 years”
Oct 20, 2011 - 3:40 PM
Sierra Industries of Uvalde, Texas, received STC’d approval for installation of Garmin G1000 avionics in Cessna Citation 501s
Oct 20, 2011 - 3:38 PM
Actor William Shatner will be a guest speaker at the 15th,annual Bombardier Safety Standdown, which takes place next Monday through Wednesday in Wichita.
Oct 20, 2011 - 3:24 PM
Apple’s new iOS 5 operating system is causing problems for iPad aviation app users, including deletion of data without warning
Oct 11, 2011 - 8:30 PM
Flight Data Systems (Booth No.
Oct 11, 2011 - 7:45 AM
There’s only one thing more difficult for a pilot to deal with than being part of a small flight department and that is being a one-person show that often