Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Dec 16, 2019 - 10:00 AM
Aireon to expand its space-based ADS-B surveillance in collaboration with the Agency for Aerial Navigation Safety in Africa and Madagascar.
Dec 13, 2019 - 11:49 AM
The FAA is now allowing pilots with insulin-dependent diabetes to fly in commercial ops, but it requires a special-issuance medical and ongoing testing.
Dec 13, 2019 - 10:39 AM
The affected aircraft include Gulfstream III, IV/IV-SP/G450, V/G550, and G650/650ER twinjets.
Dec 13, 2019 - 9:51 AM
Most regions experienced a decline in the number of accidents and the global fatal accident rate so far this year stands at six.
Dec 11, 2019 - 12:44 PM
U.S. authorities concluded that 99 of 100 flight crews could successfully react to MCAS alerts within 10 seconds.
Boeing 737 Max jets
Dec 11, 2019 - 11:54 AM
FAA administrator Stephen Dickson pledges to fly the airplane himself before clearing it for service entry.
Dec 11, 2019 - 9:50 AM
There were no reported injuries to the four occupants as the Global 6000 departed the runway on landing.
NTSB chairman Robert Sumwalt
Dec 10, 2019 - 4:53 PM
NTSB faults passenger harnesses, emergency floats in fatal NYC helo crash.
Dec 9, 2019 - 3:59 PM
While clearing Gabon’s airlines to resume flying into the EU, the bloc has put Armenia’s civil aviation committee under heightened scrutiny.
Dec 9, 2019 - 11:17 AM
The FAA is discontinuing the Hazardous Inflight Weather Advisory Service (HIWAS) program effective January 8.