Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Sep 5, 2019 - 8:30 AM
EASA executive director Patrick Ky told the European Parliament's transport committee that stakeholders need to agree drone noise and safety levels.
Sep 4, 2019 - 2:34 PM
Part 135 operations in Alaska were involved in 207 accidents resulting in 80 fatalities between January 2008 and June 2019.
Sep 2, 2019 - 7:00 AM
I have been to the scenes of far too many aircraft accidents that were caused by lax organizational processes and poor safety cultures.
Volocopter's 2X prototype at Helsinki International Airport
Aug 30, 2019 - 10:02 AM
Volocopter's 2X prototype made the first eVTOL flight integrated with both unmanned and air traffic management systems at an international airport.
Aug 29, 2019 - 10:54 PM
German police crew refueled their EC135 with avgas--twice.
Aug 29, 2019 - 4:02 PM
Taking a time out for safety might help stop the clock on a potentially disastrous occurrence.
Aug 29, 2019 - 11:20 AM
The FCC has proposed fines against wireless Internet providers that allegedly caused interference o the FAA’s doppler weather radar station in San Juan.
Blue Hawaiian Helicopters
Aug 29, 2019 - 11:19 AM
U.S. Rep Ed Case's bill would prohibit flights over national parks, prohibit narration from pilots
Aug 29, 2019 - 11:17 AM
The foundation cited funding shortfalls and concerns that its programs are poised to create potential liability issues for participants.
Aug 29, 2019 - 11:12 AM
For the fourth time in six weeks, passengers and crew evacuated safely from a Cessna Citation following a crash before fire consumed their aircraft.