Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Oct 30, 2020 - 11:15 AM
Canada’s Transportation Safety Board did not add any new aviation items to its 2020 Watchlist, but runway overruns and incursions, among others, remain.
Matt Thurber
Oct 30, 2020 - 9:41 AM
Traveling internationally is impossible, or is it? AIN editor-in-chief Matt Thurber gives it a try.
Oct 27, 2020 - 4:27 PM
FAA hopes to have a proposed rule mandating broader safety management systems (SMS) ready by 2022.
Oct 26, 2020 - 10:36 AM
Tennessee’s Vanderbilt LifeFlight has been named the air medical program of the year by the Association of Air Medical Services.
Oct 23, 2020 - 12:38 PM
Unstable approaches are a popular topic with aviation safety professionals, but rarely do they ever talk about flying the aircraft.
Oct 20, 2020 - 12:27 PM
Flight Safety Foundation has launched the autonomous and remotely piloted aviation systems advisory committee to address the safety of these operations.
Oct 19, 2020 - 12:20 PM
The UK government is considering introducing a test days after arriving in the country with a shorter self-isolation period of seven days.
Oct 19, 2020 - 11:16 AM
ICAO has delayed the applicability date of a new global reporting format for assessing runway conditions and runway condition reports to pilots.
Oct 19, 2020 - 11:08 AM
Astronics’s Max-Viz 1200 and 1400 enhanced vision systems have received FAA and Transport Canada approval for installation in the Airbus AS350.
Robert Sumwalt, NTSB
Oct 19, 2020 - 8:00 AM
NTSB chairman Robert Sumwalt highlighted the need of fitnesses of duty both in the air and on the ground during NBAA's Virtual Safety week.