March 2014 Issue

Safety Refurbs: Crashworthiness

Mods that will improve the crashworthiness of your airplane or increase its overall level of safety when something goes wrong.

Goodness knows, there are a lot of ways we can spend money on improving our airplanes and plenty of folks who will promise us the moon in terms of performance or glitz or impressive panel displays. Many times the sales promotion includes a claim that the product makes the airplane safer. But which products do? New paint? Hardly. Glass panels? No proof, yet. Retrofit shoulder harness? You bet.

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