Fatigue

Jul 24, 2007 - 11:07 AM
The FAA is accepting comments until August 16 on a proposed Airworthiness Directive that would affect as many as 3,572 TFE731-2 and -3 turbofans on U.S.-re
Apr 30, 2007 - 10:23 AM
An April 10 safety recommendation issued by the NTSB calls for the FAA to revise its policies related to air traffic controller work schedules to account f
Apr 2, 2007 - 7:08 AM
The Air Line Pilots Association welcomed the NTSB’s findings of pilot fatigue and color blindness as factors in the crash of the FedEx 727, but didn’t beli
Apr 2, 2007 - 7:07 AM
Of some 3,572 TFE731-2 and -3 engines on U.S.-registered business jets that would have to get their low-pressure turbine stage 1 disks repetitively checked
Mar 30, 2007 - 9:55 AM
The FAA issued an emergency Airworthiness Directive last month to all Robinson R22 owners and operators, calling for them to carry out immediate checks to
Mar 28, 2007 - 5:48 AM
Spurred by the popularity of Bombardier’s blockbuster annual standdown in Wichita, safety stand- downs are becoming regional one- day events.
Mar 26, 2007 - 12:45 PM
As the aircraft fleet ages and the number of in-flight material fatigue incidents climbs, a professor at the University of Missouri-Columbia says he has fo
Feb 2, 2007 - 10:07 AM
Ask any flight department manager his top operational priority and the number-one answer is running a safe operation.
Jan 30, 2007 - 7:23 AM
British investigation authorities implicated a manufacturing defect in the July 16, 2002, crash of a Sikorsky S-76 into the North Sea.
Jan 29, 2007 - 9:40 AM
Last month the European Union (EU) Council of Transport Ministers and the European Parliament finally agreed on new common flight time limitations (FTL) fo