Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Feb 17, 2020 - 11:19 AM
Registration opens for the 2020 Textron Aviation Customer Conference April 14-16 in Wichita, Kansas.
Feb 17, 2020 - 7:50 AM
The Vertical Flight Society's workshop on urban air mobility infrastructure will feature FAA leaders, plus engineering, planning and architectural experts.
Smoke
Feb 16, 2020 - 12:38 PM
A fire in a Cirrus Vision Jet at Santa Monica Airport in December resulted in issuance of an emergency airworthiness directive.
Feb 14, 2020 - 3:16 PM
The FAA’s Honolulu Flight Standards District Office (FSDO) is under fresh scrutiny following the filing of a two separate whistleblower complaints.
Feb 13, 2020 - 11:45 AM
Results from the 2020 edition of the European General Aviation Survey will be used by EASA to help improve GA safety policies.
Airbus factory in Tianjin, China
Feb 12, 2020 - 5:32 AM
Airbus is gradually resuming A320 assembly work at its factory in China, but the scale of disruption to the aerospace supply chain remains uncertain.
Feb 11, 2020 - 7:16 AM
Long-time helicopter critic seeks to mandate HTAWS in the wake of Kobe Bryant crash.
Feb 9, 2020 - 11:56 AM
Orolia's new Kannad Ultima-S ELT system is compatible with Galileo's satellite network and confirms receipt of distress signals.
Feb 9, 2020 - 2:36 AM
The Coronavirus outbreak has already resulted in a steep dip in airline traffic in China and disruption to the aerospace supply chain.
Feb 6, 2020 - 12:15 PM
Rotary UAV maker UMS Skeldar is working with the Swedish Aviation Technical Training School to develop standards needed to meet anticipated new EASA rules.