Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Apr 21, 2016 - 10:22 AM
All nine persons aboard died when the jet crashed into an apartment building two miles from Ohio's Akron Fulton International Airport.
Apr 18, 2016 - 6:00 PM
Both the pilot and passenger were not injured in the Dec. 15, 2015 accident, but the aircraft was substantially damaged.
Apr 18, 2016 - 5:19 PM
FAA says more restricted airspace is necessary to support NASA testing and Navy training requirements, including weapons firing.
Apr 18, 2016 - 11:49 AM
Association says that "reactive" regulations for UAVs is insufficient to keep drones from colliding with aircraft.
Apr 14, 2016 - 10:00 AM
The two companies signed an agreement that improves Honeywell’s health and usage monitoring system in Greater China.
Icon
Apr 11, 2016 - 4:08 PM
The move by Icon Aircraft to control numerous aspects of ownership of its A5 amphibious airplane seems heavy handed to many industry watchers.
Apr 11, 2016 - 11:54 AM
Improved training seems to have resulted in an improved accident rate for the MU-2.
Apr 11, 2016 - 9:00 AM
The iPreFlight iPad app includes runway analysis and weight-and-balance calculations, optimizing business jet payload capability.
Apr 11, 2016 - 9:00 AM
The industry-government partnership is targeting a reduction to 0.61 fatal accidents per 100,000 flight hours by 2019.
Cessna 172 with AoA system
Apr 5, 2016 - 2:12 PM
The dash-mounted system uses an LED-lit display and features a pilot-settable reference marker.