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Below is a list of online resources available in the Reference and Databases category. The FAA is not responsible for the contents of the non-government sites listed. The list is provided only as a convenience to the users of this site. Click here to return to the category list

Accident Database (AOPA)
This link goes to AOPA/ASF's accident analysis database.
Arrow Circle http://www.aopa.org/asf/accident_data/
Accident Database (FAA)
The FAA's Aviation Safety Information Analysis and Sharing (ASIAS), formerly (NASDAC), enables queries across mulitple databases.
Arrow Circle http://www.asias.faa.gov/portal/page?_pageid=56,86203,56_86210&_dad=portal&_schema=PORTAL
Accident Database (NTSB)
The NTSB aviation accident database contains information from 1962 and later about civil aviation accidents and selected incidents within the United States, its territories and possessions, and in international waters.
Arrow Circle http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/query.asp
Aircraft Registry (FAA)
This link goes to FAA's online aircraft registry.
Arrow Circle http://registry.faa.gov/aircraft.asp#content
Airman Certification Information (FAA)
This link goes to the FAA's airman certification information site.
Arrow Circle http://registry.faa.gov/airmen.asp
Airman Services (FAA)
This link goes to the FAA's online database registration page.
Arrow Circle http://www.faa.gov/licenses_certificates/airmen_certification/airmen_services/
AirNav Airport Information
This link goes to a searchable form on airports, navaids, airspace fixes, and aviation fuel.
Arrow Circle http://www.airnav.com/airports/
Airplane Flying Handbook
Arrow Circle http://www.faa.gov/library/manuals/aircraft/airplane_handbook/
Aviation Safety Network
The Aviation Safety Network covers accidents and safety issues about airliners.
Arrow Circle http://aviation-safety.net/index.shtml
Aviation Safety Reporting Program (FAA)
This advisory circular describes the FAA Aviation Safety Reporting Program, which uses the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) as a third party to receive reports.
Arrow Circle http://www.airweb.faa.gov/Regulatory_and_Guidance_Library/rgAdvisoryCircular.nsf/0/64358057433fe192862569e7006da716/$FILE/AC00-46D.pdf
Aviation Safety Reporting System (ASRS)
The ASRS ("NASA forms") collects, analyzes, and responds to voluntarily submitted aviation safety incident reports in order to lessen the likelihood of aviation accidents.
Arrow Circle http://asrs.arc.nasa.gov/
Aviators Model Code of Conduct
This site provides suggested practices for general aviation pilots to advance flight safety, airmanship and the general aviation community.
Arrow Circle http://www.secureav.com/AMCC-Listings-Page.html
Federal Aviation Regulations (14 CFR)
Note: The Electronic Code of Federal Regulations (e-CFR) is a prototype demonstration project. It is not yet an official legal edition of the CFR.
Arrow Circle http://ecfr.gpoaccess.gov/cgi/t/text/text-idx?sid=fc8ebffda75ed1f3846793fbaeca1c99&c=ecfr&tpl=%2Findex.tpl
Flight Instructor Refresher Clinics
This link goes to information about flight instructor refresher clinics (FIRCs).
Arrow Circle http://www.faa.gov/pilots/training/firc/
Flight Safety Information Exchange (ICAO)
This ICAO site provides access to safety-related information, including safety management data.
Arrow Circle http://www.icao.int/fsix/
GlobalAir.com
Aviation/Airport Directory and Blog
Arrow Circle http://www.globalair.com/
Handbook - Aviation Instructor's Handbook (FAA-H-8083-9A)
Link to 2008 online version of the FAA's Aviation Instructor's Handbook.
Arrow Circle http://www.faa.gov/library/manuals/aviation/aviation_instructors_handbook/media/FAA-H-8083-9A.pdf
Information Alerts for Operators (InFO) - FAA
An Information for Operators (InFO) message contains information to help operators meet administrative or certain regulatory requirements with relatively low urgency or impact on safety.
Arrow Circle http://www.faa.gov/other_visit/aviation_industry/airline_operators/airline_safety/info/
Medical Examiner Locator
This page provides a variety of ways to search for an FAA Aviation Medical Examiner (AME).
Arrow Circle http://www.faa.gov/pilots/amelocator/
NACO Digital Terminal Procedures Publication
This page provides a portal for searching, viewing, and downloading all the US Terminal Procedure Publications (TPPs), which are available in PDF format files.
Arrow Circle http://naco.faa.gov/index.asp?xml=naco/online/d_tpp
National Transportation Library (DOT)
This link goes to the Department of Transportation's online National Transportation Library.
Arrow Circle http://ntl.bts.gov/
New York City Special Flight Rules Area (SFRA) Kneeboard Aid
Kneeboard Quick Reference for the New York Special Flight Rules Area (SFRA) includes important frequencies to be used during operations in this congested airspace.
Arrow Circle https://www.faasafety.gov/files/gslac/courses/content/79/776/kneeboard.pdf
NOTAMs
This link goes to FAA's notices to airmen.
Arrow Circle http://www.faa.gov/ntap/
NOTAMS - Pilot Web
This site provides access to current NOTAM information derived from the United States Consolidated NOTAM Office at the FAA Air Traffic Control Systems Command Center. It does not substitute for a briefing!
Arrow Circle https://pilotweb.nas.faa.gov/distribution/atcscc.html
Plane Sense, General Aviation Information
Plane Sense, General Aviation Information, FAA-H-8083-19A
Arrow Circle http://www.faa.gov/library/manuals/aviation/media/faa-h-8083-19A.pdf
Regulatory and Guidance Library (FAA)
The Regulatory & Guidance Library (RGL) is a set of searchable databases which contain regulatory, guidance and aviation product information.
Arrow Circle http://www.airweb.faa.gov/Regulatory_and_Guidance_Library/rgWebcomponents.nsf/HomeFrame?OpenFrameSet
Safety Advisors Publications (AOPA/ASF)
This link goes to the AOPA Air Safety Foundation's Safety Advisors, which describe aviation specific topics in areas such as weather, operations, and proficiency.
Arrow Circle http://www.aopa.org/asf/publications/advisors.html
Safety Alerts for Operators (SAFO) - FAA
A Safety Alert for Operators (SAFO) is an information tool that alerts, educates, and makes recommendations to the aviation community. The information and recommendations are often time critical.
Arrow Circle http://www.faa.gov/other_visit/aviation_industry/airline_operators/airline_safety/safo/
Safety Management Systems (AC)
This link goes to FAA Advisory Circular 120-92, which introduces the safety management system (SMS) concept.
Arrow Circle http://www.airweb.faa.gov/Regulatory_and_Guidance_Library/rgAdvisoryCircular.nsf/0/6485143D5EC81AAE8625719B0055C9E5?OpenDocument
Security - AOPA Airport Watch
This link goes to the AOPA / TSA Airport Watch program page.
Arrow Circle http://www.aopa.org/airportwatch/
Security - TSA Information for General Aviation
This link goes to TSA's main menu for general aviation security information.
Arrow Circle http://www.tsa.gov/what_we_do/ga/editorial_1214.shtm
Special Use Airspace
This link goes to FAA's SUA information page.
Arrow Circle http://sua.faa.gov/sua/Welcome.do
TFRs - Graphical Interface (FAA)
This link goes to the FAA's new graphic site on Temporary Flight Restrictions (TFRs). It includes links to TFR maps and plain English text.
Arrow Circle http://tfr.faa.gov/tfr2/list.html
Weather Decision-Making Guide (Online Version)
This site is an online version of the GA Pilot's Weather Decision-Making Guide.
Arrow Circle http://www.hf.faa.gov/WeatherDecisionGuide/default.aspx