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FAA investigating plane crash in southeast Washington, pilot recovering – FOX 13 Seattle
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FAA investigating plane crash in southeast Washington, pilot recovering – FOX 13 Seattle

Plane crash in Southeast Washington The FAA is investigating a plane crash that happened in southeast Washington Saturday COLFAX, Wash. – A pilot is recovering from serious injuries after crashing his small plane in Whitman County Friday afternoon, officials say.  According to the Whitman County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO), deputies, Washington State Patrol troopers and emergency...

Plane Crashes Into River in New Haven, Passengers and Dog Rescued: Officials – NBC Connecticut
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Plane Crashes Into River in New Haven, Passengers and Dog Rescued: Officials – NBC Connecticut

Two people and a dog were rescued by good Samaritans after their plane crashed into the Quinnipiac River in New Haven, officials said. City officials said two occupants and a dog were on board. They’re all out of the plane and were brought ashore to a local boatyard. New Haven Mayor Justin Elicker said the...

NTSB releases final report on 2020 plane crash in Moosic – Scranton Times-Tribune
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NTSB releases final report on 2020 plane crash in Moosic – Scranton Times-Tribune

An oversight during maintenance work three years earlier most likely caused the engine failure that led to the crash-landing of a small plane in a Moosic residential neighborhood in 2020, federal investigators concluded. × This page requires Javascript. Javascript is required for you to be able to read premium content. Please enable it in your...

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NBAA Creates Guidelines for Exporting Aircraft from U.S. – Aviation International News

NBAA’s Tax Committee and regulatory issues advisory group have jointly created a new, members-only resource on exporting aircraft from the U.S. Dubbed the “Guide on Exporting Aircraft from the United States,” NBAA senior director of public policy and advocacy Scott O’Brien said the document includes detailed scenarios that reflect how business aircraft transactions occur, providing...

Kreindler & Kreindler LLP, a New York Aviation Accident Attorney, Represents Victims of Plane Crashes – Digital Journal
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Kreindler & Kreindler LLP, a New York Aviation Accident Attorney, Represents Victims of Plane Crashes – Digital Journal

New York, NY – In catastrophic events, victims of personal injury have relied on Kreindler & Kreindler LLP to pursue damages or discover the cause of an accident since 1950. As one of the world’s leading aviation accident law firms, the attorneys advocate for their clients to help them find the answers they need most...

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Genav Groups Urge DOT To Address Airspace Congestion – Aviation International News

A coalition of six general aviation organizations on Wednesday sent a letter to Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg urging the Department of Transportation to work with them on addressing what they called pressing congestion issues in the U.S. National Airspace System (NAS). The letter—signed by AOPA president Mark Baker, EAA chairman Jack Pelton, GAMA president Pete Bunce,...

NTSB investigating helicopter crash that killed six | News | loganbanner.com – The Logan Banner
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NTSB investigating helicopter crash that killed six | News | loganbanner.com – The Logan Banner

BLAIR — The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating after a 60-year-old Vietnam era military helicopter crashed Wednesday, June 22, on W.Va. 17 near the foot of Blair Mountain, killing all six occupants. The helicopter was a 1962 Bell UH-1B, commonly known as a “Huey.” It was one of the earliest Huey helicopters to see...

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NBAA Members Get Pilot Records Deadline Extension | Business Aviation News – Aviation International News

NBAA has secured a limited exemption for certain association members from the FAA requirement to begin reporting pilot records created on or after June 10 to the Pilot Records Database (PRD) within 30 days. The exemption applies to NBAA member companies conducting Part 91K and 135 operations that hold OpSpec A025 or MA205, respectively, for electronic training...

Sierra Grimes is helping shape the future of flight – Business Insider
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Sierra Grimes is helping shape the future of flight – Business Insider

Grimes leads government affairs for NBAA, advocating for legislation that will enhance the business aviation industry. National Business Aviation Association Grimes dreamed of becoming a Supreme Court justice, and never thought she’d land in aviation. After ‘stumbling into aviation,’ she now helps shape government policy for the industry. Grimes says she ‘caught the bug’ for...

General Aviation Accident Bulletin, June 27, 2022 – AVweb
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General Aviation Accident Bulletin, June 27, 2022 – AVweb

AVweb’s General Aviation Accident Bulletin is taken from the pages of our sister publication, Aviation Safety magazine. All the reports listed here are preliminary and include only initial factual findings about crashes. You can learn more about the final probable cause on the NTSB’s website at www.ntsb.gov. Final reports appear about a year after the...

Boeing 737 Max Flies Again, but Crash Victims’ Kin Say Risks Remain – The New York Times
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Boeing 737 Max Flies Again, but Crash Victims’ Kin Say Risks Remain – The New York Times

Families are working with industry insiders to press for new safety precautions and a review of production practices for the aircraft. It has been 18 months since Boeing’s 737 Max was allowed to start flying passengers again, but some of the families that lost loved ones in a pair of fatal crashes of the plane...

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NBAA Praises Establishment of Congressional AAM Caucus | Business Aviation News – Aviation International News

NBAA is praising the formation of the bipartisan Congressional Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) Caucus, which aims to educate members about this emerging technology. Reps. Jay Obernolte (R-California), an ATP pilot and CFI, and Jimmy Panetta (D-California) are co-chairs of the caucus. According to NBAA, Reps. Garret Graves (R-Louisiana) and Dina Titus (D-Nevada) were also instrumental...

SkyWest Hopes To Save Small Market Routes With Charter Subsidiary – AVweb
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SkyWest Hopes To Save Small Market Routes With Charter Subsidiary – AVweb

SkyWest may have found a neat workaround to sustain scheduled service to small markets while filling the flight decks with its most experienced captains and least experienced FOs. The regional giant has created a small charter subsidiary called SkyWest Charter LLC (SWC) and applied for a Part 135 commuter air carrier authorization. It proposes to...

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NBAA Honors Rep. DeFazio with American Spirit Award – Aviation International News

NBAA presented its American Spirit Award to Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Oregon), the chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure (T&I) Committee who is retiring at the end of his term after serving in Congress for 36 years. The longest-serving House member from Oregon, DeFazio has served on T&I throughout his congressional career. “Our country has benefitted...

Facing Legal Action, East Hampton Moves To Close Airport – Aviation International News
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Facing Legal Action, East Hampton Moves To Close Airport – Aviation International News

With its plans to convert East Hampton Airport (KHTO) into a private-use East Hampton Town Airport (KJPX) at least temporarily thwarted by legal action, the Long Island, New York town has requested that its attorneys begin the process of shutting down the airport entirely. Facing what it described as a “mountain of litigation” from stakeholders and groups...

2022 NBAA White Plains Regional Forum – Westfair Online
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2022 NBAA White Plains Regional Forum – Westfair Online

Date: June 22, 2022 Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Location: Westchester County Airport 240 Airport Rd, White Plains, NY Add to Calendar: IN-PERSON EVENT: NBAA’s 2022 White Plains Regional Forum will bring current and prospective business aircraft owners, operators, manufacturers, customers and other industry personnel together for a one-day event. Previous articleInvestor & Entrepreneur...

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NBAA Brings Hill Veteran on Board To Lead Govt Affairs – Aviation International News

Kristie Greco Johnson, who was chief of staff for House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee chairman Peter DeFazio (D-Oregon), is joining NBAA as senior v-p of government affairs. Johnson will assume her new role on June 13. Johnson is bringing 25 years of government and political experience to her position, including having previously served as senior...