Navigating the Gray Area in Evaluating Fitness for Duty

Flight departments often must deal with the gray area in fitness for duty, and it can be challenging, especially when it comes to personal issues. If the conversations about what’s happening outside the aircraft, such as divorce or financial difficulties, are intruding into the aircraft, “then we’ve lost our ability to compartmentalize those safety-sensitive responsibilities that we have,” said Dr. Quay Snyder, president, CEO and co-founder of Aviation Medicine Advisory Service.

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November 11, 2021

IBAC Adds to Successful SafetyNet Webinar Series

The International Business Aviation Council offers a webinar series in conjunction with nearly 20 qualified program support affiliates to provide safety information in a pre-recorded or live webinar format.
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Nov/Dec 2021

Scalable Proactive Safety

One size does not fit all when it comes to safety management.
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November 2, 2021

Bolen: COVID Era Offers Enduring Lessons For Business Aviation Safety

Lessons learned over the past 20 months should carry forward to continuously improve the safety of business aircraft operations, NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen told attendees at the 2021 Bombardier Safety Standdown in Wichita, KS.
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October 28, 2021

NBAA Launches New Safety Management Certificate Program

NBAA has introduced a new Safety Manager Certificate Program to provide introductory to mid-level education on safety in business aircraft operations.
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