Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Mar 22, 2016 - 10:03 AM
According to the AAIB, the helicopter’s decreasing airspeed went unnoticed by the pilots until the helicopter was in a critically low-energy state.
Drotams
Mar 21, 2016 - 9:58 AM
SkyVector's easy-to-interpret graphical drone notams–Drotams–will help pilots assess the impact of drone operations.
Mar 18, 2016 - 11:09 AM
Legislative and technical methods have been proposed to let operators block aircraft identify on flight-tracking services.
Mar 16, 2016 - 10:43 AM
Having an aircraft treated with pesticide prior to departure can be an easier way to meet new health requirements imposed countries such as Italy.
Mar 14, 2016 - 1:31 PM
BEA concludes pilot feared for his job despite strict confidentiality laws in Germany
Mar 14, 2016 - 9:55 AM
Single-Pilot operations, ground-handling join loss of control in flight and runway excursions on NBAA's fourth annual list of Top Safety Focus Areas.
A5
Mar 14, 2016 - 8:18 AM
Why are angle-of-attack systems not standard equipment in all airplanes?
Mar 11, 2016 - 10:53 AM
Twinjet sustained “minor damage to the wing leading edges” after colliding with runway lights during its landing roll on snow-contaminated runway.
Mar 2, 2016 - 2:20 PM
Designed with Robertson Fuel Systems, the new direct replacement fuel tank for the AS350 and EC130 will provided added safety in crash situations
Mar 1, 2016 - 1:39 AM
Aviation safety hinges on continuing education and responsible decision-making.