Fatigue

Jul 8, 2010 - 9:01 AM
Loss of engine power during landing approach due to a fatigue fracture in a power turbine blade caused the fatal helicopter crash, according to the Board.
Feb 23, 2010 - 9:01 AM
The NTSB laid the primary blame on the pilots of Colgan Air Flight 3407 for the <link news/single-news-page/article/colgan-q400-crashes-outside-buffalo-50-
Feb 18, 2010 - 11:41 AM
The National Transportation Safety Board today held an annual review of its “most wanted” list of transportation safety improvements.
Feb 18, 2010 - 5:38 AM
Following the NTSB’s February 2 report on the <link news/single-news-page/article/colgan-q400-crashes-outside-buffalo-50-dead/>Colgan Air accident</link>,
Jan 28, 2010 - 8:50 AM
Last month the FAA published a proposed NPRM covering new airworthiness standards for composite structures on normal-category rotorcraft under FAR Parts 27
Dec 29, 2009 - 10:43 AM
New rules governing flight- and duty-time limitations and rest requirements for Part 121 pilots are still a work in progress, according to FAA associate ad
Dec 29, 2009 - 7:48 AM
At hearings last month members of the Senate Aviation Operations subcommittee pressured FAA Administrator Randy Babbitt to speed the agency’s rewrite of re
Dec 29, 2009 - 4:14 AM
Former Air Line Pilots Association president Randy Babbitt was confirmed for a five-year term as FAA Administrator on May 21, taking the reins from acting
Dec 4, 2009 - 3:19 AM
The FAA has acknowledged that new rules governing fatigue for Part 121 pilots are still a work in progress, despite the labors of the flight- and duty-time
Oct 30, 2009 - 8:14 AM
President Obama has nominated Mark Rosekind, an aviation fatigue specialist and former head of NASA’s fatigue research program, to fill a vacancy on the NT