Standing operating procedure

July 23, 2012 - 4:05pm

Earlier this year, NTSB board member Robert Sumwalt spoke to the importance of standard operating procedures (SOPs).

May 14, 2012 - 4:45pm
Robert Sumwalt, National Transportation Safety Board member

In the never-ending search for accident prevention’s silver bullet, NTSB member Robert Sumwalt said recently that reinventing the wheel isn’t always the best solution.

May 8, 2008 - 7:34am

Because corporate flight crews operate sophisticated aircraft in an ever-changing environment, a periodic review of the aviation department operations manual is a must. While some factors and considerations may be new, many specifics essentially remain the same but may require some minor adjustments.