Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Aug 23, 2019 - 10:13 AM
"Worst case impacts are very difficult to achieve" say researchers.
Aug 23, 2019 - 10:12 AM
William Ayer and Shelley Lesikar deZevallos appointed to the Safety Oversight and Certification Advisory Committee.
Aug 23, 2019 - 9:10 AM
The FAA doesn’t hold on-demand operators to the same safety standards or level of oversight as the scheduled airlines, and this is a real problem.
EHang 218 Autonomous Aerial Vehicle flying in Vienna.
Aug 22, 2019 - 12:42 PM
China's EHang has developed an electronic fence to prevent autonomous aircraft being operated in areas where they would not be safe.
Aug 22, 2019 - 10:52 AM
Teterboro Users Group will host WebEx meetings to seek pilot input on reducing incidents of intruding aircraft on TEB approaches.
Aug 22, 2019 - 10:36 AM
For the second time in one week, passengers and crew evacuated safely from a Cessna Citation following a runway excursion and post-crash fire.
Aug 21, 2019 - 10:08 AM
Australia’s Civil Aviation Safety Authority has finalized new crew fatigue rules that apply to holders of commercial air operator certificates.
Aug 20, 2019 - 11:07 AM
The FAA has issued a notice to advise pilots and maintenance personnel of the potential for easily damaging angle of attack sensors on aircraft.
Aug 19, 2019 - 10:22 AM
Similar courses for the Gulfstream G650 and G280 are expected to be offered this fall.
Aug 16, 2019 - 11:36 AM
Retired race car driver Dale Earnhardt, his family, and the two pilots emerged without serious injuries after their Citation Latitude overran a runway.