Safety

Feb 24, 2010 - 8:24 AM
An official for the National Air Transportation Association said that of all the rules enacted in the name of air security, the Transportation Security Adm
Feb 23, 2010 - 10:39 AM
The Flight Safety Foundation (FSF) has developed a common safety approach for global companies operating aircraft in the mining and resources sector, and t
Feb 23, 2010 - 9:36 AM
Last month the FAA and the European Aviation Safety Agency approved the Gulfstream G150 for a steep-approach angle of up to six degrees versus the normal a
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.
Jan 27, 2010 - 5:27 AM
As flight activity last year declined from that of the previous year–by between 14 and 20 percent–so too did the number of U.S.
Jan 26, 2010 - 5:46 AM
As the clock ticks toward the November compliance date for ICAO’s Annex 6 Part II, which contains standards and recommended practices for international ope
Jan 26, 2010 - 5:24 AM
The FAA is seeking comments on an Airworthiness Directive aimed at contaminated Halon 1211 used in some handheld cabin fire extinguishers.
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 - 8:48 AM
Bombardier Global 5000, Fox Harbour, Nova Scotia, Canada, Nov.
Dec 29, 2009 - 4:21 AM
NTSB sitting member Deborah Hersman was sworn in as the 12th chairman of the NTSB at the end of July, taking over from acting chairman Mark Rosenker, who h