AeroSafety World

Causal Factors, Cover Story

Exception to the Rule

When the airplane would not rotate, rejecting the takeoff several seconds after reaching V1 was the right thing to do.

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Helicopter Safety

Uncomfortable at Night

The Bell 407 pilot lacked recent night experience with his helicopter’s advanced avionics.


TOPI — An Easy Fix to a Nagging Problem

Are take-off performance indicators the answer?

Aviation Research, Human Factors

Flight Anxiety

Flight-related phobias have decreased markedly in recent years, a new survey shows.

Safety Briefs

Safety News | April 2019

New Training on Stall Warning Recovery | U.S. Sees Drop in Reported Laser Strikes |…


Getting Out

Airplane accidents usually end with passengers and crew exiting through boarding doors, data show.

Safety Calendar

Aviation Safety Events | April 2019

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