Sonex Builders & Pilots Foundation

Safety Alerts

The Sonex Builders and Pilots Foundation is dedicated to helping reduce accident and incident rates in the experimental-amateur built (E-AB) aircraft category. Safety alerts are issued by various agencies, organizations and manufacturers from time to time. The SBPF will attempt to include as many relevant alerts and links to appropriate information on this page as possible. We have included a simple listing of relevant alerts groups by issuing party here. Click on each link to view the official alert, report, or site. 

If you find any errors with information listed on this page, please contact us. Please let us know if you have ideas or information to share! 
NTSB General Aviation Alerts

"Armed" for Safety: Emergency Locator Transmitters (SA-030)

Engine Power Loss Due to Carburetor Icing (SA-029)

Proper Use of Fiber or Nylon Self-Locking Nuts (SA-028)

Check Your Restraints (SA-027)

All Secure, All Clear (SA-026)

Avoid Nonoperational Use of Portable Electronic Devices (PEDs) Before and During Flight

Pilots: Manage Risks to Ensure Safety (SA-023)

Mechanics: Manage Risks to Ensure Safety (SA-022)

Is Your Aircraft Talking to You? Listen! (SA-021)

Reduced Visual References Require Vigilance (SA-020)

Prevent Aerodynamic Stalls at Low Altitude (SA-019)

Preventing Rote Callouts (SA-018)

In-Cockpit NEXRAD Mosaic Imagery (SA-017)

Aircraft Ground Icing (SA-006)

Thunderstorm Encounters (SA-011)

Controlled Flight Into Terrain in Visual Conditions (SA-013)

Aircraft Inflight Icing (SA-014)

Child Passenger Safety on Aircraft (SA-015)

Meteorological Evaluation Towers (SA-016)