• Vectors for Safety

    The blog for Gene Benson's Safety Initiative(Click here to see previous blog posts)

    Don't Do It! Allow anyone to exit or enter the airplane with an engine running that is. Again, a passenger departed an airplane and was struck by the spinning propeller and killed. This one happened in Kentucky on August 7 of this year. Verify it! Correct fuel that is. This should never happen,...
    Remove it! The control locks that is! It can happen to even the best pilots - don't let it happen to you! On July 24, 2021, noted aviator Dale Snodgrass was killed in the crash of his recently purchased SIAI-MARCHETTI SM-1019B. The NTSB probable cause states: "The pilot’s failure to remove the...
    Save it! The date that is. On July 12 at 3 PM Eastern. I will be presenting, "Getting Together Uneventfully." This is the same content that presented in June. If you missed the June event, please consider attending this Avemco sponsored webinar. See more details plus registration links on the...
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