NBAA Safety Committee Announces 2016 Top Safety Focus Areas

Washington, DC, March 10, 2016 –  The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Safety Committee today released its fourth annual list of Top Safety Focus Areas, adding two issues – single-pilot accident rate and ground handling incidents –  to last year’s list, which the committee’s research shows should be primary risk-mitigation targets for all business aircraft operators.

Pilot Performance, Data Collection Remain NTSB and NBAA Safety Committee Focus For 2016

Washington, DC, Jan. 14, 2016 ­– The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today said the National Transportation Safety Board’s (NTSB’s) 2016 “Most Wanted” safety improvements, announced on Jan. 13, are in step with the safety focus areas of NBAA’s Safety Committee, and that alignment between government and industry efforts to address these issues best contributes to improved flight safety.

NBAA Convention Single-Pilot Safety Standdown to Focus on Loss of Control Inflight

Washington, DC, Sept. 9, 2015 ­–   How to avoid loss of control inflight (LOC-I) incidents and accidents, which are an increasing problem in general aviation, will be the subject of the National Business Aviation Association’s (NBAA) 2015 Single-Pilot Safety Standdown, which will take place on Monday, Nov. 16, the day before the start of the Association’s Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA2015) in Las Vegas.

NBAA Safety Committee Announces Top Safety Focus Areas for 2015

Washington, DC, March 19, 2015 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Safety Committee today released its third annual list of Top Safety Focus Areas, highlighting two primary safety issues – loss of control in flight (LOCI) and runway excursions – which the committee’s research shows should be primary risk-mitigation targets for all operators.