Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Aug 14, 2018 - 12:12 PM
HIWAS was conceived when there was a large demand for in-flight briefings from FSS specialists and wait times could be extremely long.
Aug 14, 2018 - 11:27 AM
Duane Youd flew his employer’s jet into his house hours after being arrested for domestic assault in the second apparent suicide-by-airplane in four days.
Aug 13, 2018 - 11:10 AM
Recommendations intended to improve its reporting of low-level turbulence and the training of NWS forecasters.
Aug 11, 2018 - 9:09 PM
Richard Russell stole a parked regional airliner Friday evening at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and flew more than an hour before crashing.
Aug 9, 2018 - 11:58 PM
Fortunately, most pilots treated for sleep apnea continue to fly without interruption.
Aug 9, 2018 - 2:00 AM
Caltech researchers have developed an algorithm to herd birds away from air traffic.
Aug 8, 2018 - 10:17 AM
EU is investing €7 million in a four-year aviation safety and environmental sustainability project with Latin America states and regional organizations.
Aug 6, 2018 - 12:05 PM
The helicopter was unoccupied at the time of the collision.
Aug 3, 2018 - 1:36 PM
Panelists cite training, tools, and technology in battle against aviation’s number-one killer
Aug 2, 2018 - 9:29 AM
Grand Canyon crash posed unique challenges.