Tag: aviation safety

India’s aviation safety regulator threatens to ground IndiGo’s A320neo jets
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India’s aviation safety regulator threatens to ground IndiGo’s A320neo jets

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 30, 2019

India’s Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) said IndiGo won’t be allowed to fly Airbus A320neo jets fitted with two ... Read More

Turkmenistan Airlines ‘committed’ to achieve compliance with international air safety standards
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Turkmenistan Airlines ‘committed’ to achieve compliance with international air safety standards

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

Turkmenistan Airlines (TUA) is committed to raising their performance following difficulties in satisfying relevant EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency) requirements ... Read More

Turkmenistan Airlines improves safety standards with Lufthansa
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Turkmenistan Airlines improves safety standards with Lufthansa

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 13, 2019

Turkmenistan Airlines (TUA) is the only airline of Turkmenistan, headquartered in Ashgabat. It operates domestic and international passenger and cargo ... Read More

Canada’s Wabusk Air banned from providing commercial air services
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Canada’s Wabusk Air banned from providing commercial air services

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

Transport Canada cancelled Wabusk Air’s Air Operator Certificate, which prohibits the company from providing commercial air services. Transport Canada took ... Read More

Ralph Nader, aviation stakeholders to discuss dangers of aircraft maintenance outsourcing at Washington, DC event
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Ralph Nader, aviation stakeholders to discuss dangers of aircraft maintenance outsourcing at Washington, DC event

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019

The Business Travel Coalition (BTC) today confirmed the agenda for a June 4 Aircraft Maintenance Outsourcing Summit at the National ... Read More

ICAO: CAA International to strengthen aviation safety oversight in Sierra Leone
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ICAO: CAA International to strengthen aviation safety oversight in Sierra Leone

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019

CAA International (CAAi), the technical cooperation arm of the UK Civil Aviation Authority (UK CAA), is to assist the Sierra ... Read More

Russia’s Prosecutor General: “Poor state of Russia’s aviation caused Superjet disaster”
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Russia’s Prosecutor General: “Poor state of Russia’s aviation caused Superjet disaster”

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

The recent catastrophic crash-landing of a Sukhoi Superjet-100 at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport was a result of the poor state of ... Read More

European pilots: Before Boeing’s MAX returns, we need answers and transparency
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European pilots: Before Boeing’s MAX returns, we need answers and transparency

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 23, 2019

Regulators from across the globe are meeting today in Texas (USA), to discuss a possible return to service of the ... Read More

Qatar Executive announces global expansion at EBACE
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Qatar Executive announces global expansion at EBACE

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Qatar Executive, the private jet charter division of Qatar Airways Group, is celebrating 10 years of success at EBACE with ... Read More

Embraer Praetor 600 now triple-certified by EASA and FAA
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Embraer Praetor 600 now triple-certified by EASA and FAA

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

Embraer announced today that the company's new Praetor 600 super-midsize business jet was granted its Type Certificate by EASA (European ... Read More

Shocking: Aviation law firms react to US House Transportation Committee hearing on Boeing 737-8 MAX
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Shocking: Aviation law firms react to US House Transportation Committee hearing on Boeing 737-8 MAX

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

Justin Green, military-trained pilot and partner at law firm Kreindler & Kreindler LLP, reacted to today's U.S. House Committee on ... Read More

FAA on airport drone detection systems
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FAA on airport drone detection systems

editor editor- May 9, 2019

In order to support the safe integration of UAS detection systems into the airport environment, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) ... Read More

Russia to replace its new passenger jet’s US engines with the Russian-made ones
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Russia to replace its new passenger jet’s US engines with the Russian-made ones

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

Russia’s first post-Soviet large domestic airliner, MC-21-300, has received two of the first 16 domestically-made engines to eventually replace American ... Read More

The future of flight: UN aviation agency looking for new designs and concepts
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The future of flight: UN aviation agency looking for new designs and concepts

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 18, 2019

The United Nations (UN) International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) has launched the Aviation Innovation Competitions and is looking for ideas, ... Read More

Emirates and Africa World Airlines ink interline agreement
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Emirates and Africa World Airlines ink interline agreement

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 16, 2019

Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, and Africa World Airlines (AWA), the Ghanaian airline headquartered in Accra, have announced a ... Read More

The best way to stop laser strikes on aircraft
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The best way to stop laser strikes on aircraft

editor editor- April 12, 2019

Pointing a laser at an aircraft can temporarily blind a pilot, and it is a federal crime carrying fines up ... Read More

Cabo Verde Airlines returns to Italy
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Cabo Verde Airlines returns to Italy

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 9, 2019

Cabo Verde Airlines resumes operations for Italy this summer, with connections to Sal island and other destinations operated by the ... Read More

Aviation Safety: Fatigue management
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Aviation Safety: Fatigue management

editor editor- March 28, 2019

In aviation operations, managing fatigue is important because it diminishes an individual’s ability to perform almost all operational tasks. This clearly has implications ... Read More

Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg finally is trying to get the record straight
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Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg finally is trying to get the record straight

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 19, 2019

One of the largest companies in the United States is responsible for tens of thousands of jobs and has been ... Read More

Vietjet: We do not fly Boeing 737 MAX aircraft
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Vietjet: We do not fly Boeing 737 MAX aircraft

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

Vietjet does not operate any flights with Boeing 737 MAX aircraft. We are currently operating with a fleet entirely composed ... Read More

World Bank announces Air Transport Annual Report
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World Bank announces Air Transport Annual Report

editor editor- March 12, 2019

The 14th edition of the World Bank Group (WBG) Air Transport Annual Report, which outlines the support that is given ... Read More

Boeing 737 MAX 8: Who is grounding controversial plane and who is not?
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Boeing 737 MAX 8: Who is grounding controversial plane and who is not?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

The list of the carriers that are grounding the controversial Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft and the countries that are ... Read More

ET302 given clearance to return to Addis Ababa before crash
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ET302 given clearance to return to Addis Ababa before crash

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

According to the Ethiopian Airlines CEO Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam, who is considered a titan of the aviation industry, the captain on ET 302 after ... Read More

Aerospace Pact lowers fees on US companies, opens European access to US markets
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Aerospace Pact lowers fees on US companies, opens European access to US markets

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 8, 2019

During a meeting between the co-chairs of the Bilateral Oversight Board (BOB) at the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Headquarters in ... Read More

Airline pilots and crew enduring high levels of fatigue
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Airline pilots and crew enduring high levels of fatigue

editor editor- March 6, 2019

A new study based on real-life operations of 24 airlines and carried out on behalf of the EU Commission and ... Read More

Visit Nepal 2020 Launch to Honor the Life of a Tourism Hero
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Visit Nepal 2020 Launch to Honor the Life of a Tourism Hero

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 4, 2019

Nepal is known as a country of beauty and resilience when it comes to the travel and tourism industry. Nepal ... Read More

IATA: Airline industry showing continuing safety improvements
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IATA: Airline industry showing continuing safety improvements

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 21, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for the 2018 safety performance of the commercial airline industry showing continuing ... Read More

FAA: Vietnam’s Civil Aviation Authority meets international safety standards
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FAA: Vietnam’s Civil Aviation Authority meets international safety standards

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 15, 2019

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today announced that Vietnam complies with international safety standards and ... Read More

First UNWTO/ICAO Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport in Africa
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First UNWTO/ICAO Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport in Africa

mm Alain St.Ange- February 12, 2019

As recalled in the Joint Statement on Aviation and Tourism: Hand in Hand for Sustainability, signed on March 18, 2013, ... Read More

TSA Union: Government shutdown threatens aviation security!
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TSA Union: Government shutdown threatens aviation security!

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

American Federation of Government Employees National President J. David Cox Sr. today issued the following statement: "As the representative of ... Read More

Transcript for NACTA Red Alert: How safe is flying during U.S. government shut down?
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Transcript for NACTA Red Alert: How safe is flying during U.S. government shut down?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 24, 2019

The FAA is looking for experienced air traffic controllers. This is already true in normal times. Today the NACTA website ... Read More

Canadians seem to care more about US air traffic safety than Trump does
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Canadians seem to care more about US air traffic safety than Trump does

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 14, 2019

Trump's government shutdown has left many US federal workers wondering when their next paycheck is going to arrive. With US ... Read More

Air Georgian supports amendments to Pilot Flight, Duty, Fatigue, and Rest regulations
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Air Georgian supports amendments to Pilot Flight, Duty, Fatigue, and Rest regulations

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2018

Air Georgian Limited announced today they support the amendments to the Pilot Flight, Duty, and Fatigue/Rest times published today. While ... Read More

Doha to Mombasa now connecting Kenya with the Qatar Airways global network
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Doha to Mombasa now connecting Kenya with the Qatar Airways global network

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 9, 2018

Qatar Airways’ first non-stop flight from Doha to Mombasa, Kenya landed today at Moi International Airport, marking the airline’s second ... Read More

Shenzhen Airlines flight diverted after threat
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Shenzhen Airlines flight diverted after threat

editor editor- August 31, 2012

BEIJING, China - For the second time in as many days, an unspecified threat forced a Chinese airline to divert ... Read More

IATA urges improvement of Africa’s aviation safety
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IATA urges improvement of Africa’s aviation safety

editor editor- March 30, 2011

LAGOS, Nigeria – the International Air Transport Association (IATA) urged increased emphasis on safety and infrastructure improvements as the top ... Read More

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