May/june 2018; Faa Safety Briefing

May/june 2018; Faa Safety Briefing
Title:
FAA Safety Briefing, Volume 57, Number 3, May/June 2018
Format:
Booklet
USA Price: 
Stock:
In stock
GPO Stock Number:
750-002-00220-2
ISSN:
1057-9648
Description

The May/June 2018 issue of FAA Safety Briefing focuses on the FAA’s Center of Excellence for general aviation research, the Partnership for Enhancing General Aviation Safety, Accessibility, and Sustainability (PEGASAS). This partnership facilitates collaboration and coordination between government, academia, and industry to advance aviation technologies and expand FAA research capabilities. Feature articles in this issue focus on several of these forward thinking and safety enhancing projects.

Table of Contents

Features 8 Let It Flow! PEGASAS Inspires a River of Research by Susan Parson

10 Pushing the Envelope A Plan of “Attack” for Loss of Control by Tom Hoffmann

14 Weather ... Or Not? Weather Technology in the Cockpit by Sabrina Woods

18 LED There Be Light Working to Enhance Airport Lighting by Paul Cianciolo

21 Remote Sensors? Rumble Strips? Heated Pavements? Oh My! Three Fresh Approaches to Improve Runway Surfaces and Safety by Jennifer Caron

25 How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Singularity Using Collective Data to Drive Safety Improvement by James Williams

Departments

1 Jumpseat – an executive policy perspective

2 ATIS – GA news and current events

5 Aeromedical Advisory – a checkup on all things aeromedical

6 Condition Inspection – a look at specific medical conditions

17 Checklist – FAA resources and safety reminders

28 Nuts, Bolts, and Electrons – GA maintenance issues

29 Angle of Attack – GA safety strategies

30 Vertically Speaking – safety issues for rotorcraft pilots

31 Flight Forum – letters from the Safety Briefing mailbag

32 Postflight – an editor’s perspective Inside

back cover FAA Faces – FAA employee profile

Audience

general aviation officials and aircraft pilots, engineers, maintenance employees, aviation enthusiasts

Product Details

Availability Details:
In Stock
USA Price:
$4.25
International Price:
$5.95
Publisher:
Transportation Dept., Federal Aviation Administration
Weight:
0.375
Quantity Price:
Discount
Cover:
Paper
Unit of Issue (US):
1
Unit of Issue (Non-US):
1
Item available Date:
04/04/2018
Last Status Update:
08/07/2018
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