News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

May 27, 2022 - 1:40 AM
Cockpit image recording systems have been a hot-button topic for more than 20 years, but the time for the FAA to require them might have arrived.
Wreckage from fatal 2013 crash of N471M secured on the deck of a ship
May 26, 2022 - 5:26 AM
Former FAA inspector Cislo testifies at Hansen Helicopter trial.
May 25, 2022 - 12:20 PM
Flight Safety Foundation members can receive a customizable daily accident digest email to become available later this year.
May 24, 2022 - 6:47 AM
Aviation Manuals is helping flight operations prepare for upcoming safety management system mandates.
May 22, 2022 - 5:06 AM
IBAC released its first update for IS-BAO in four years, added a RPAS program, and is building on its PS3 and support network programs.
May 21, 2022 - 3:21 PM
An EASA notice of proposed amendment aims to improve the ability to integrate the use of vibration health monitoring systems for helicopter rotors.
May 21, 2022 - 3:04 PM
The Flight Safety Foundation and Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore will hold an annual meeting to raise aviation safety standards in Asia-Pacific.
May 21, 2022 - 2:50 PM
The fatal crash of a Challenger 601-3A on May 5, 2019, was the result of a loss of control due to a rapid climb and inversion caused by severe turbulence.
Submerged helicopter training device and trainees in the testing pool at Fleetwood Test House
May 19, 2022 - 12:14 PM
EASA has contracted with the CAAi for a new study on helicopter underwater egress which will be used to validate or amend EASA CS-27 and CS-29 standards.
Flight Safety Foundation president and CEO Dr. Hassan Shahidi and Bryan Burns with framed Business Aviation Meritorious Service Award
May 17, 2022 - 11:14 AM
Flight Safety Foundation presents Bryan Burns and Russ Lawton, safety leaders from ACSF, with the 2022 Business Aviation Meritorious Service Award.