Security Accidents, Safety, Security and Training

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

Jun 29, 2009 - 11:16 AM
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) appears to be taking seriously the 7,000-plus submitted comments opposing the proposed large aircraft secu
May 1, 2009 - 7:33 AM
The governor of Montana is the latest to weigh in on a controversial Transportation Security Administration (TSA) directive that would impose new security
Apr 1, 2009 - 6:19 AM
Following bungled security inspections of general aviation facilities at Nashville International Airport and Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks
Feb 27, 2009 - 10:24 AM
Now that the former Washington, D.C.
Feb 3, 2009 - 10:48 AM
Transportation Security Administration officials conducted unauthorized screening of passengers and flight crew at FBOs at Nashville International Airport
Dec 2, 2008 - 4:29 AM
Gulfstream has contracted with Aircraft Security & Alert Systems, the sole provider of custom-designed Medeco locks for aircraft, to develop an advanced lo
Dec 1, 2008 - 10:54 AM
The FAA has selected eight additional colleges or universities to participate in the Air Traffic Collegiate Training Initiative (CTI) program.
Oct 27, 2008 - 6:26 AM
The Transportation Security Administration was scheduled to publish in the Federal Register late last month a proposed set of regulations that, if enacted,
Sep 30, 2008 - 7:09 AM
The FAA early last month published a new notam requiring N-registered aircraft with an mtow of more than 100,309 pounds to obtain an operational waiver fro
Sep 30, 2008 - 7:02 AM
Seven years after 9/11, general aviation is still vulnerable to acts of terrorism because of inaction by the White House, according to a report prepared by