Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

May 29, 2020 - 1:17 PM
Garmin Autoland is brilliantly engineered and demonstrates advancements in avionics, autonomous flight, sensor, and servo technologies.
May 29, 2020 - 11:14 AM
A Wyvern webinar examined how to keep pilots sharp from the perspective of Part 91 and Part 135 operators.
May 28, 2020 - 11:01 AM
By sharing flight records with Starr Insurance, pilots can obtain discounts on aircraft rental insurance.
May 28, 2020 - 10:48 AM
The Air Charter Association says the UK's quarantine rules will make it impossible for customers to make short visits to the country, harming business.
May 26, 2020 - 3:37 PM
The European Union's Safety Inspection of Foreign Aircraft has become the EU Ramp Inspection Program, or RIP.
May 26, 2020 - 11:45 AM
Ten aviation organizations petitioned the FCC, urging it to reconsider an approval of a Ligado network that uses frequencies near those used by aviation.
Volocopter 2X eVTOL aircraft
May 26, 2020 - 7:25 AM
EASA's Special Condition VTOL certification requirements include an Enhanced category for commercial operations in urban environments.
May 23, 2020 - 7:32 AM
Flight Safety Foundation proposes strategy to reduce commercial VFR helicopter operations.
Rotak K-Max helicopter
May 22, 2020 - 9:49 AM
Forty percent of all Type 1, large helicopters exclusive use USFS firefighting contracts awarded to Kaman K-Max operators.
May 22, 2020 - 9:01 AM
Does Garmin's Autoland system mean that fully autonomous general aviation flying is next?