AOPA annually issues a safety record of General Aviation. In this age which relies heavily on numbers to reduce risks, this is an incredibly valuable resource.
The juxtaposition of the excellent 2016 safety record and these industry messages serve to remind all aviation professionals to remain constantly aware of risks.
Aviation safety in EU and Canada is generally ranked as being the US’s equal, yet similar to the US, there is constant negative press about aviation.
The Pence plane being mired in the EMAS (Engineered Materials Arresting Systems) arresting material highlights a number of important safety advances and the result of collaboration.
Aviation safety is a goal of every responsible airline. Unfortunately, not all airlines meet that target with the same level of success. The juxtaposition of the Western Air Express and Island Air announcements appears to show the difference between aspiration and achievement.
Peter O. Knight Airport (TPK) is located in Tampa on Davis Islands near 3 other airports. The users of this airport argue that TPK should have a tower.
The history of 2015 aviation safety is exemplary, and with the same commitment, 2016 should be as good or better.
ARTICLE: Aviation safety performance for 2013 better than average Turn to the guy on your right and the gal on your left. Read them this story and praise them for contributing to such an awesome…