NBAA Resource Provides Real-Time Education on Runway Conditions

It’s been 18 months since the FAA implemented significant changes to the reporting of runway conditions and contamination. The biggest challenge of the new system, referred to as Takeoff and Landing Performance Assessment (TALPA), has been getting the word out to operators, said Rich Boll, chair of the Airspace, ATC and Flight Technologies Working Group of the NBAA Access Committee. To that end, NBAA has created a six-part video series that explains TALPA and how pilots should apply the field condition reports they receive.

Podcast Episode

February 22, 2024

NBAA Urges Members to Participate in FAA’s Newest GA, Part 135 Survey

NBAA is strongly encouraging members to participate in the FAA’s 46th annual General Aviation and Part 135 Activity Survey (GA Survey), which covers 2023 operations.
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February 12, 2024

Podcast: How Data Collection, Monitoring and Sharing Improves Safety

Flight data monitoring and data sharing are important tools to help identify potential safety risks before they become serious issues. That said, many operators are uncertain about how they work, what equipment is needed and what this information can offer their operations. NBAA has developed a new, comprehensive resource to answer those and other questions.
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February 5, 2024

FAA Offers Guidance to Operators on Handling Jamming, Spoofing

The FAA has released a SAFO that provides information and guidance to operators and manufacturers regarding operations in a GPS/GNSS disrupted environment.
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February 1, 2024

New Study Affirms Effectiveness of Runway Guard Lights

Results of an FAA study demonstrate the value of runway guard lights as a runway incursion mitigation tool.
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