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AD was issued In wake of fatal AW169 crash.
Hopes To Appeal To Offshore, SAR Markets
By providing a single code for all hail regardless of size, the FAA believes this will solve operators’ de-icing issues and preserve the climate record.
"In the absence of flight data monitoring, you don’t know how the airplane is being flown,” DeLisi said.
DeLisi cited SMS, CFIT training, improved weather forecasting tools, and flight-data monitoring as factors in Part 121 safety improvements..
Penetrate Deeper Into Aircraft Structure
Pilots should make an effort to learn what plans are in place for emergency activities at the airports they visit frequently.
Rick Miller, a top expert on the high-altitude oxygen mask requirement, expressed hope that "something positive" would result soon.
Senior business aviation experts share their personal stories of how they addressed various safety issues.
The reports are beginning to produce non-compliance and root cause trends, enabling the development of common mitigations.