Airbag

Aug 31, 2009 - 6:01 AM
After successfully developing the market for airbag inflatable seatbelts in new and existing light aircraft, Phoenix Ariz.-based AmSafe Aviation is targeti
Dec 1, 2008 - 6:50 AM
Crashworthiness Study Cockpit airbags and X-shaped harnesses could reduce the severity of injuries in crashes with high horizontal deceleration components
May 21, 2008 - 10:10 AM
Phoenix-based Simula has been awarded a $11.1 million contract for 490 front and side cockpit airbag shipsets for U.S.
May 19, 2008 - 11:58 AM
Starting in the first quarter of next year Bombardier will begin installing Amsafe’s aviation inflatable restraint (AAIR) systems in the bulkhead row of pa
May 9, 2008 - 6:49 AM
Most aviators feel pretty secure when ensconced in that expensive, fleece-covered, form-fitted cockpit seat, their bodies held firmly in place by a five-po
May 6, 2008 - 9:32 AM
Amsafe, the Phoenix-based company producing an inflatable seat restraint certified for the CRJ700 and CRJ900 regional jets last year, expects to certify a
Jan 22, 2008 - 4:48 AM
The 10-seat Taska, a turboprop derivative of the Gippsland Aeronautics GA-8 Airvan piston single, “is only at the concept stage,” according to Michael Hall
Mar 22, 2007 - 9:32 AM
Contrary to a popular misconception, most aircraft accidents are survivable.
Feb 7, 2007 - 8:37 AM
European-funded research project Helisafe, led by Marignane, France-based Eurocopter, is studying airbags and harnesses as a possible means of enhancing th
Oct 18, 2006 - 11:28 AM
A $4.7 million European Union project could reduce the number of fatalities in helicopter accidents.