Air Transport Users Council
Consumer watchdog for the airline industry in the United Kingdom. It advises air travellers on their rights, helps passengers obtain redress where they have been badly treated, and promotes the wider interests of airline passengers.
Provides useful information for the traveling public, including details of recent fatal accidents involving the major airlines of the world.
Dedicated to the subject of airline safety and seeks to provide a forum for the discussion of airline safety policies and issues.
Angel Flight Central
Medical and charity air transportation for reasons of compassion or community service. Donor and partner list, local chapters, areas covered, volunteer forms and links.
Aviation History of Southern California
Profiles aviation accidents and early aviation history in the United States.
Flying Safely on the Boeing 777
Provides passengers with basic information about flying and air travel. Image gallery, FAQs guest book and links.
HowStuffWorks: How Black Boxes Work
Illustrated narrative looks at the two types of black boxes, how they survive crashes and how they are retrieved and analyzed.
NPR : Pondering Today's 'No-Fly' Objects
Essayist Naomi Lewin ponders the variety of objects no longer deemed safe for carrying onboard a commercial airplane. [2:54 streaming audio broadcast]
Politics and Plane Crashes
Describes a four-year investigation into three plane crashes TWA 800, Pan Am 103 and Air India 182. Introduces the "Plane Truth" book of the author.