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FAA TV: Taking Control: How We Can Address the Leading Cause of General Aviation Accidents

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Published on: February 5, 2015

This video focuses on Loss of Control - significant unintended departures from stable, expected flight paths - and offers insight on collaborative efforts to address this leading cause of general aviation accidents. Learn about how the development of performance-based safety requirements and consensus-based methods of compliance will encourage industry input, embrace technological innovation, and increase safety in the national airspace system.

Category: About FAA


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