Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Mar 24, 2021 - 1:42 PM
Airbus developed fuel lever modification in the wake of fatal 2018 NYC "door off" helitour flight.
B-17
Mar 23, 2021 - 1:21 PM
NTSB addresses exceptions, exemptions, and perceived safety loopholes and shortcomings in passenger revenue Part 91 operations.
Mar 22, 2021 - 11:32 AM
ICAO is launching a campaign to improve Notam quality by pushing nations to purge ones that are more than three months old.
Robert Sumwalt
Mar 17, 2021 - 8:30 AM
In the wake of the Kobe Bryant crash report, NTSB chairman Robert Sumwalt is pressing for more IFR helicopter operations.
AW139
Mar 16, 2021 - 8:15 PM
CHC is partnering with Shell and Leonardo to launch Leonardo's Helicopter’s Enhanced Helicopter Terrain Awareness and Warning System in Brazil.
Mar 16, 2021 - 10:53 AM
SkyNet’s Reach LASAW (landing, approach, surveillance, warning) is aimed at heliport and airport operators.
LED Rotating beacon
Mar 15, 2021 - 5:22 PM
Florida’s Boca Raton Airport (BCT) is the first in the country to install a Hali-Brite LED rotating beacon, the first of its kind to receive FAA Approval.
Mar 15, 2021 - 11:47 AM
Bombardier’s aircraft operations demonstration team has renewed its Stage 3 registration under IBAC’s IS-BAO program.
Mar 8, 2021 - 2:39 PM
SIA passengers flying from Singapore to London from March 15 to 28 can opt to use Travel Pass to verify health status.
Mar 6, 2021 - 1:11 PM
Bell said corrective actions for cracked collective sticks on its model 505 light single helicopter are currently in engineering review.