Accidents, Safety, Security and Training Security

News and information about crew, passenger, aircraft and airport security issues.

May 6, 2008 - 6:29 AM
Last September 10, the New York City Police aviation unit had a detailed disaster response and high-rise rescue plan in place.
May 6, 2008 - 4:18 AM
As an ostentatious display of western military might, Farnborough 2002 was viewed as a high-profile terrorist target.
May 5, 2008 - 11:39 AM
When the call went out in those early, panicky hours of the crisis that’s collectively come to be called “9/11,” some 4,500 aircraft were airborne in U.S.
May 5, 2008 - 11:22 AM
One year after September 11, corporate aviation is still seeking assurances that its business aircraft will be able to operate on par with the commercial a
May 5, 2008 - 5:30 AM
With general aviation access to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in an indefinite holding pattern, NBAA has decided to re-target its monthly
May 5, 2008 - 5:23 AM
One year ago, civil airplanes were the weapon used to end the lives of more than 3,000 people on American soil.
Apr 23, 2008 - 11:30 AM
“Know your enemy,” Dr.
Apr 23, 2008 - 6:25 AM
“In the next 60 to 90 days, you’re going to see security in the United States like you’ve never seen before,” said retired U.S.
Apr 21, 2008 - 6:03 AM
I was till recently the chief pilot of the Port Authority police helicopter operation.
Mar 26, 2008 - 12:01 PM
Under the first major rulemaking of the DOT’s newly created Transportation Security Administration, scheduled for publication February 22, charter operatio