Accidents, Safety, Security and Training Security

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

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
Sep 23, 2008 - 7:36 AM
AirLock Aviation Security Systems has developed a programmable electronic door and access-panel locking system that records all uses of the locks to gain a
Sep 9, 2008 - 11:54 AM
Although the recent economic downturn has led to a drop in charter activity among legitimate business travelers, the head of the U.S.
Sep 4, 2008 - 5:58 AM
After managing and operating the Apex Aviation FBO at Sonoma County Airport in Santa Rosa, Calif., since January, Kaiserair has purchased the FBO and begun
Sep 4, 2008 - 5:54 AM
The Bracamonte family sold the historic Jimsair Aviation Services FBO at San Diego International Airport to Landmark Aviation on July 18, bringing the Land
Sep 2, 2008 - 7:38 AM
With the end-of-summer political conventions set for Minneapolis and Denver, the FAA transferred the general aviation security program designed for access