safety pilot


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safety pilot

A pilot present in the cockpit primarily to prevent accidents during instrument flying practice by the other pilot or during some other similar mission.
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Perhaps the best example of the two pilots aboard a personal airplane having separate responsibilities arises when the PF is simulating instrument flight with a view-limiting device and the other is acting as safety pilot.
A safety pilot not acting as a PIC but as a required flight crew member (FAR 61.
The North Suburban YMCA has received a generous donation from BankFinancial to support its new water safety pilot program for children.
The AEH-1 was granted a Special Airworthiness Certificate by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in October, allowing the aircraft to operate autonomous with only a safety pilot onboard to monitor the controls.
The sites are also building on lessons learned from the Safety Pilot, the connected vehicle deployment that USDOT established in Ann Arbor, MI, in 2012.
To improve the childrens safety in school-zone areas, DRR began their road safety pilot project at Nonthaburi province in 2013.
EAA is continuing its aviation safety focus with such efforts as recent FAA approval of an additional safety pilot during initial flight testing; a focus on transition and recurrent training; added focus on safety and proficiency through communications such as EAA's flagship Sport Aviation magazine; and the inaugural Founder's Innovation Prize competition that seeks new concepts to reduce loss-of-control accidents in amateur-built aircraft, one of the leading causes of fatal accidents.
The group safety pilot role will be held by Werner Maas, currently the safety pilot for the Lufthansa brand.
Earlier this year the University of Michigan's Transportation Research Institute concluded a two-year, government funded project called the Safety Pilot Study that collected data from nearly 3,000 vehicles fitted with wireless communications equipment.
Recognition for Safety Pilot and passenger safety is the cornerstone of aircraft design at Cirrus.
With nearly 3,000 vehicles, the Safety Pilot Model Deployment trial in Ann Arbor, Michigan, managed by UMTRI for the U.
Because I had a better vantage point as the safety pilot in the left seat, I immediately picked up the scan.