Thoughts about the transition to a more comprehensive, more focused, more data-driven and considerably more individualized discipline of SMS.
Proposed changes need to maintain an acceptable level of safety. Of the changes proposed in this SNPRM, there are many good, several bad, and two ugly changes.
Three airports that were impacted by growing trees piercing sideline restrictions, and how Flight Procedure Optimization can help with this problem.
To add to the plethora of the compendia collected by the aviation professionals, here are a few of less safety value and more fun.
What are the FAA lighting standards and how will they save avian lives?
A viral story about a dog being used by an airport to encourage local fauna to not interact with the aircraft.
Airport security is an essential element for protecting passengers. It is a high profile issue. An AP investigation showing penetration of fences and TSA points was republished by over 100 news sources. While the facts…
The reduction in aircraft braking action during winter conditions has contributed to aircraft runway overruns and excursions from taxiways, some of which have resulted in major accidents. A smart application of heated pavement to mitigate this safety risk . . .