News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Helicopter pilot in flight deck at night wearing night vision goggles
Oct 6, 2022 - 10:35 AM
Florida's Polk County Sheriff's Office will receive the first Robinson R66 helicopter fitted with night vision goggles.
Oct 5, 2022 - 1:46 PM
FAA's Lirio Liu hails the potential of fly-by-wire in light rotorcraft as 'a major advancement.'
Rear sideview of windows along business jet
Oct 4, 2022 - 10:24 AM
U.S.-registered business jets were fatal accident free in the first nine months, but three accidents involving non-U.S-registered jets killed 14.
Michael Graham NTSB
Oct 3, 2022 - 8:34 AM
NTSB member Michael Graham expresses the need to erase the perception of SMS as costly and difficult.
(Photo: Global Medical Response)
Sep 27, 2022 - 11:25 AM
Rotorcraft Aviation Safety Information Analysis and Sharing (R-ASIAS) mirrors safety reporting programs developed for fixed-wing aircraft.
Sikorsky S-92 operated by Bristow Norway on airport taxiway
Sep 26, 2022 - 1:12 PM
Issues with Vespel spline adapters continue to overhang S-92 main gearboxes.
cross-control stall on flight display
Sep 23, 2022 - 10:38 AM
The FAA's decades-old thinking on spin training needs a new approach.
male and female pilot in flight deck
Sep 22, 2022 - 1:25 PM
NBAA-BACE has planned 18 sessions during this year's BACE focusing on safety priorities.
Bombardier Challenger 604
Sep 22, 2022 - 1:10 PM
An uncommanded flap deployment above the maximum flaps-extended speed on a Challenger 604 has resulted in several recommendations by the UK AAIB.
Cessna Citation CJ3 charred on Tri-Cities Airport runway following a gear-up or gear-collapse landing and subsequent fire
Sep 21, 2022 - 11:21 AM
A Cessna Citation CJ3 was destroyed in a post crash fire following a gear-up or gear-collapse landing at a Washington Airport. All 10 aboard escaped.