Foreign Aviation Safety

US’ Bad Withdrawal from Safe Skies for Africa

Worries as Trump cancels aviation safety initiative for Nigeria, others Africa has great growth potential and significant safety deficiency Safe Skies for Africa was successful American effort to help Trump Administration cancels – program wasteful…

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Rep. Garamendi Outsource MX disclosure will add not one Iota to Aviation Safety

U.S. Lawmaker to Introduce Bill on Aircraft Maintenance Disclosure Another in a long list of efforts to stop Aircraft Maintenance Outsourcing Prior Efforts have not shown that independent MROs are unsafe When and what would…



Should Pilot Training be flagged as a Major Aviation Safety Priority?

Airlines keeping safety training ‘to an absolute minimum’ Whittingham, UKFSC and Dr. Petitt aver that pilot training inadequate Conclusion based on one quantitative study and episodic observations NTSB and FAA have had concerns–automation? Did SMS…