Fatigue

Nov 3, 2008 - 6:01 AM
Semia, a French manufacturer of maintenance equipment, was at Helitech 2008 exhibiting the Syntham 5000, a new engine vibration-check device that can monit
Aug 29, 2008 - 12:50 PM
The growth of business aviation in the Middle East and Asia has prompted many segments of the industry to change and expand their focus.
Jul 30, 2008 - 11:25 AM
<strong>Mitsubishi MU-2B-40, The Woodlands, Texas, May 1, 2001</strong>–The NTSB determined that the probable cause was the pilot’s failure to maintain air
Jul 8, 2008 - 11:29 AM
There were many times during my years as a mechanic when I was working totally exhausted, but for a number of reasons I continued past the point that I was
Jul 7, 2008 - 6:08 AM
The NTSB cited three accidents and an incident involving regional airlines as the basis for a pair of recommendations to the FAA related to pilot fatigue l
May 19, 2008 - 9:10 AM
Now, after being somewhat dormant on the subject for a number of years, the Federal Aviation Administration has expressed concern about airline pilot duty
May 9, 2008 - 7:09 AM
In a letter to FAA Administrator Jane Garvey, 31 members of Congress have urged the agency to take immediate action to update pilot flight- and duty-time r
May 6, 2008 - 9:48 AM
Owners of some 360 U.S.-registered Mitsubishi MU-2s would be required to install newly designed torque-tube joints to prevent possible failure of the flap
Mar 28, 2008 - 11:40 AM
The NTSB has called the FAA’s response “unacceptable” to four out of six safety recommendations addressing human fatigue and duty-time limitations.
Feb 5, 2008 - 11:41 AM
The Transportation Department inspector general announced last month that the office will audit controller workload at the major ATC facilities in the Chic