The AOPA Air Safety Institute (ASI) finds little evidence of any difference in the safety records of general aviation aircraft with glass cockpits compared with those equipped with analog instruments. The ASI released a study, “The Accident Record of Technologically Advanced Aircraft,” that concludes that direct comparisons of aircraft with glass cockpits and those with analog cockpits are difficult. But in aircraft models where there is a direct comparison — legacy models that have ...

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