Transportation safety in the United States

Jan 29, 2011 - 9:00 AM
<b></b>Despite a modest increase in the number of business aircraft flight hours between last year and 2009, the number of accidents remained virtually sta
Apr 30, 2010 - 6:33 AM
According to the Safety Board, on-demand Part 135 operations had the lowest number of accidents and fatal accidents last year compared with any other time
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 28, 2009 - 7:25 AM
Despite reports indicating that operators were flying less in 2008, the number of business aircraft accidents increased from the previous year, according t
May 19, 2008 - 7:48 AM
Although the number of general aviation accidents last year was the lowest total since record keeping began in 1938, the NTSB noted that the accident rate
Mar 28, 2007 - 12:03 PM
No fatal accident involving Part 121 or 135 scheduled carriers occurred in 2002, versus three last year in which 24 people died, according to NTSB data.
Jan 24, 2007 - 6:54 AM
Total business aviation accidents were down slightly in 2006, thanks mainly to a decrease of more than 17 percent in turboprop accidents, according to avia
Oct 31, 2006 - 10:42 AM
With accidents decreasing by 8.7 percent and fatal accidents dropping by 11.6 percent, last year was the safest year for U.S.
Sep 20, 2006 - 7:46 AM
NTSB preliminary statistics for last year show an increase in aviation accidents for airline and general aviation operations and a decline for on-demand ai