Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

EASA headquarters
Jan 4, 2021 - 11:28 AM
The European aviation safety agency has reorganized its certification directorate, combining general aviation fixed wing aircraft with VTOL designs.
L2 Halo readout
Dec 30, 2020 - 2:30 PM
L2 Aviation expects to receive an STC in the first quarter of 2021 for its new Halo Cabin Air Monitoring System.
Dec 29, 2020 - 9:30 AM
The FAA has issued new rules requiring the remote ID of unmanned aircraft and permitting small drones to be flown over people and at night.
Dec 28, 2020 - 2:30 PM
The video of what appears to be a manned jetpack shows it flying at 3,000 feet over the ocean near Palos Verdes, California.
Dec 28, 2020 - 11:00 AM
Flexjet crews will test themselves under medical supervision before each tour of duty.
Dec 28, 2020 - 10:27 AM
EASA is proposing equipment changes for Part 27 and 29 helicopters that are operated for extended periods over water.
Dec 23, 2020 - 10:00 AM
While the utility and popularity of weather apps is impressive, they are no substitute for knowledge of weather required to operate an aircraft safely.
Tuckamore Aviation
Dec 21, 2020 - 4:45 PM
DOT IG critical of FAA current supervision of "doors off" helitour flights.
Dec 18, 2020 - 9:40 AM
Further recommendations on dry ice handling from EASA follows a more general FAA safety alert.
Dec 16, 2020 - 12:31 PM
Through the creation of a new Air Charter Safety Alliance, a dozen bizav organizations will work together to raise awareness of illegal charters.