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May 9, 2022, 11:07 AM

FAA Updates Guidance for EFVS Operations

The FAA has issued an update of its previous 2018 advisory circular (AC) that provides regulatory guidance for operators to obtain EFVS approval.

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Flight Safety Foundation president and CEO Dr. Hassan Shahidi and Bryan Burns with framed Business Aviation Meritorious Service Award
May 17, 2022 - 11:14 AM
Flight Safety Foundation presents Bryan Burns and Russ Lawton, safety leaders from ACSF, with the 2022 Business Aviation Meritorious Service Award.
May 16, 2022 - 12:45 PM
Gulfstream has issued maintenance and operations letters regarding ground spoiler checks as a result of a December 2021 fatal crash of a GIV-SP.
May 16, 2022 - 12:33 PM
Operators with ADS-B Out receivers with selective availability are no longer required to perform a preflight performance availability prediction check.
May 12, 2022 - 12:27 PM
Introduced last year and now with several thousand users, JumpSeat's crowdsourced app enables pilots to share and access operational information.
Ice accumulating on Pilatus PC-12 N56KJ on the ramp at South Dakota’s Chamberlain Municipal Airport
May 12, 2022 - 11:44 AM
Accumulated snow/ice, excessive gross weight, and out-of-limit center of gravity are among factors eyed by investigators of a Pilatus PC-12 crash.
May 11, 2022 - 12:39 PM
Brazilian business aviation services company TAM Aviação Executiva has received IS-BAH registration for its flagship FBO at São Paulo Congonhas Airport.
May 11, 2022 - 12:03 PM
FlightSafety International and Presage Group partner on groundbreaking psychological study of go-around decision making for Gulfstream operators.
Dassault's FalconEye Combined Vision System
May 9, 2022 - 11:07 AM
The FAA has issued an update of its previous 2018 advisory circular (AC) that provides regulatory guidance for operators to obtain EFVS approval.
Gulfstream G500
May 3, 2022 - 1:25 PM
G500 'hard landing event' prompts new AFM limitations on approaches and landings.
Apr 29, 2022 - 12:47 PM
Pilots’ failure to recognize the need for and execute a go-around is a threat to flight safety and has been a major cause of approach-and-landing accidents