Latest News & Analysis

Jan 21, 2022
Is it possible to reduce the risk involved with mountain flying training while simultaneously improving aeronautical decision-making in this unforgiving environment?
Jan 20, 2022
This year is shaping up to be a troubling period for general aviation safety, the leaders of GA and business aviation associations say.
Jan 19, 2022
The aviation and telecommunications industries need a “stronger, more systemic” means of collaboration to prevent conflicts over potential interference from new 5G wireless networks, FAA Administrator Steve Dickson said.
Jan 18, 2022
AT&T and Verizon Wireless have agreed to limit deployment of their new 5G C-band services around some of the busiest U.S. commercial airports, acquiescing to a last-minute plea by major airlines so that aviation stakeholders can further quantify potential safety risks to radio altimeters and related systems. 
Jan 18, 2022
In my last The Crosscheck column, I wrote about 5G and radio altimeters. A lot of pilots are concerned about the 5G problem, so I’ll discus it…
Jan 18, 2022
Investigating the company's safety culture. Stated policies do not always equate to actual policies.
Jan 16, 2022
Many of the radio altimeters currently installed on aircraft likely will have to be retrofitted with filters or replaced to protect against potential 5G interference, experts say.
Jan 14, 2022
Investigating a Bell 407 air ambulance controlled flight into terrain.