|Are single pilot operations an attempt to solve the pilot shortage?
There’s been a flurry of news about single-pilot flight ops. The thinking has been we are going first to see this with freighters. Turns out the USAF may have been first. Are single pilot ops an attempt to solve the pilot shortage? In the General Aviation arena, safety systems have been developed to autoland the aircraft in an emergency. Could these be extended for normal operations too? Click here to read more
Southern African drone industry refines regulations
The Commercial Unmanned Aerial Association of Southern Africa (CUAASA) reports several milestones at the latest annual general meeting. Click here to read more
Flight Safety Foundation highlights persistent risks of 2021
Runway excursions, loss of control?in flight and controlled flight into terrain accounted for nearly 30 percent of all airliner accidents in 2021, according to Flight Safety Foundation’s 2021 Safety Report. The report is based on an analysis of preliminary accident data and information contained in the Foundation’s Aviation Safety Network (ASN) database Click here to read the report