Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Apr 5, 2011 - 10:27 AM
Last month in Marignane, France, Eurocopter quietly flew the first prototype of a helicopter that is to replace the EC130 light single and possibly the ent
Apr 5, 2011 - 10:20 AM
The total number of U.S.-registered business turbine accidents in the first quarter of this year was one fewer than in the same period last year, but the n
Apr 5, 2011 - 10:13 AM
A Brazilian judge last week heard testimony, via video link, from the two American pilots of the <a href="news/single-news-page/article/preliminary-report-
Mar 28, 2011 - 5:45 AM
Many years ago, airline managers could occasionally be heard quietly grumbling that investments in safety were mostly a waste of money.
Mar 8, 2011 - 7:14 AM
The FAA <a href="http://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2011/2011-4955.htm">proposed</a> on Friday to severely limit participation in the Block Aircraft Registratio
Mar 1, 2011 - 8:10 AM
by <b><i>Matt Thurber</i></b> According to news reports, when the <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/airshow-convention-news/ainonline/single-publication-st
Mar 1, 2011 - 8:10 AM
There are many resources available for SMS implementation.
Feb 27, 2011 - 5:00 AM
After a study of the effectiveness of airbags and restraints, the NTSB has concluded that airbags in general aviation would save lives and urged the FAA–as
Feb 25, 2011 - 10:15 AM
The FAA issued an emergency Airworthiness Directive (AD)-2011-01-53 on December 20 to owners and operators of the Piaggio Avanti twin turboprop.
Feb 24, 2011 - 7:15 AM
Certainly the news that there were no U.S.