Top News on Safe Flight

  • IN FOCUS: Global demand grows for helicopters able to access remote oil and gas fields


    Four years after the US Republican party's rallying cry of "drill, baby, drill" failed to produce a presidential win, the insatiable need underlying the chant - the world's growing addiction to oil - is producing a win for the rotorcraft industry: a demand for more and better utility helicopters to provide economic and safe access to increasingly remote drilling locations.


  • Other News for Safe Flight

  • OSHKOSH: Safe Flight unveils AoA


    ​Safe Flight has unveiled its answer to the challenge set by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to...


  • ​C-130 crash crew had no terrain warning


    Terrain-warning settings on a Norwegian air force C-130J were not adequate to detect the presence of Sweden’s...


  • EasyJet plans live trial of ash-detection technology


    EasyJet, with Airbus and Nicarnica Aviation, is preparing for the final airborne test of a volcanic ash detection...


  • News Listings for Safe Flight

  • OSHKOSH: Safe Flight unveils AoA

    News | 27 Jul 2014 19:42 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Safe Flight has unveiled its answer to the challenge set by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to dramatically reduce low-altitude stalls in general aviation.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OSHKOSH-Safe-Flight-unveils-AoA-402049/
  • AUVSI: Safe Flight sensors promise UAV safety boost

    News | 12 May 2014 12:25 | Caitlin Lee

    ​US-based Safe Flight Instrument (booth 2346) is showcasing two technologies to boost the performance and safety of unmanned air vehicles (UAVs).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AUVSI-Safe-Flight-sensors-promise-UAV-safety-boost-399116/
  • Boeing obtains licence to supply spares to Iran

    News | 07 Apr 2014 14:18 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Boeing has secured approval to supply aircraft parts to Iranian companies under the terms of an international agreement negotiated last year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-obtains-licence-to-supply-spares-to-Iran-397912/
  • Ethiopian selects Rockwell Collins avionics for 777s

    News | 26 Nov 2013 16:08 | Kristin Majcher

    ​Ethiopian Airlines has selected Rockwell Collins to provide a suite of avionics platforms for its Boeing 777 fleet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ethiopian-selects-Rockwell-Collins-avionics-for-777s-393528/
  • ​C-130 crash crew had no terrain warning

    News | 28 Oct 2013 17:31 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Terrain-warning settings on a Norwegian air force C-130J were not adequate to detect the presence of Sweden’s Kebnekaise mountain before a crash in March 2012.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/C-130-crash-crew-had-no-terrain-warning-392245/
  • Heavy vehicle alert as 747 crash inquiry continues

    News | 21 May 2013 08:56 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <p>US flight-safety regulators have issued an advisory bulletin warning cargo carriers of the importance of correctly restraining heavy vehicle loads.</p><p>It...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Heavy-vehicle-alert-as-747-crash-inquiry-continues-386135/