The rising rate of the most severe types of runway incursions at U.S. airports has the NTSB taking a fresh look at the underlying problems and recommending new solutions, with help from the FAA, unions and the industry. So-called Category A and B incursions—the most dangerous—have occurred on average only about 15 times per year over the past five years. However, the raw numbers are deceiving, as the number of flight operations per year has been decreasing, which means the ...

REGISTER FOR FREE ACCESS (Valid Email Required)

Register now for free access to "NTSB Targets Runway Incursions In Special Investigation" and other premium content selected daily by our editors. 

 

Current magazine subscribers: digital access to articles associated with your subscription are now included at no added charge to you. Simply use your subscriber email to log in to your account (or contact us for assistance in updating your account).
 
Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.

 

Already registered? here.