FAA Holds Regional Airline Safety Summit

After Buffalo Crash, Airlines, Government, Industry Discuss Voluntary Ways to Boost Safety Reprinted From ABC.com By LISA STARK and KATE BARRETT When Federal Aviation Administration administrator Randy Babbitt listened to the tapes and poured over the information...

House OKs safety plan for overseas aircraft work

. Reprinted from The Associated Press Written By JOAN LOWY – May 21, 2009 WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. inspectors would conduct more checks of overseas aircraft repair stations under a House bill approved Thursday that seeks to address safety concerns as major airlines send...

Airman spots midair fuel leak

. Reprinted from CNN.com Written by: Brian Todd Staff Sgt. Bartek Bachleda doesn’t consider himself a hero, but passengers on a recent jumbo jet flight might beg to differ. One of 300 passengers on a United Airlines flight from Chicago, Illinois, to Tokyo,...

How to survive a plane crash

. Reprinted from CNN By Emma Clarke LONDON, England (CNN) — We tend to assume that if an airplane crashes our time is up. But recent experience and statistics tell a different story. Out of the 134 people on board the Turkish Airlines flight that crashed at...