American Eagle Flight

Jan 28, 2009 - 7:51 AM
Pilots should “activate boots as soon as the airplane enters icing conditions,” according to a safety alert released in December by the NTSB.
May 15, 2008 - 8:59 AM
The NTSB has confirmed talk that the Board is “about to release” a report modifying some of its findings in the October 1994 crash of an American Eagle ATR
May 6, 2008 - 8:56 AM
The NTSB conceded its original final report falsely gave the impression that ATR and the French civil aviation authority (DGAC) knew the precise conditions
Feb 7, 2008 - 11:45 AM
When pilots turn their attention to icing, it’s the in-flight kind that garners the most attention and training focus.
Dec 19, 2007 - 12:15 PM
<strong>RAYTHEON BEECH 400A, BALTIMORE, MD., MAY 1, 2002</strong>–Beechjet N498CW, a fractionally owned and operated airplane managed by Flight Options, wa
Nov 27, 2007 - 6:58 AM
The FAA released on November 8 a new fact sheet, “Safer Flying in Icing Conditions,” to warn operators that aircraft icing is a “continuing concern in all
Aug 29, 2007 - 8:52 AM
The FAA last month released a final rule governing certification of transport-category (Part 25) airplanes for operation in icing conditions.
Dec 7, 2006 - 9:15 AM
<h2>Part 25 aircraft likely to get more stringent icing rules</h2> Next year, the FAA hopes to release a new rule that closes a gap between flight-in-know
Oct 31, 2006 - 4:05 AM
As I prepared to pen yet another article dealing with winter operations, the realization hit me that we will likely have ice-related accidents.
Oct 23, 2006 - 6:19 AM
As a result of its investigation into the Executive Airlines ATR 72-212 landing accident in Puerto Rico on May 9, 2004, the NTSB is recommending new proced