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Why tourists are not in danger after confirmed Ebola case in Uganda
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Why tourists are not in danger after confirmed Ebola case in Uganda

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 12, 2019

There is no threat for tourists traveling currently in Uganda. Future visitors planning a trip to this East African country ... Read More

Germany becomes first government customer for Airbus ACJ350
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Germany becomes first government customer for Airbus ACJ350

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 20, 2019

The German government has placed a firm order for three ACJ350-900 XWBs, becoming the first government customer for the type, ... 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

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

China Airlines 747 passenger jet pilot falls asleep mid-flight at 35,000 feet
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China Airlines 747 passenger jet pilot falls asleep mid-flight at 35,000 feet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

China Airlines senior pilot has been filmed by his colleague asleep at the controls of a 747 passenger jet in ... Read More

Avianca Airlines enters its 100th year of uninterrupted operation
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Avianca Airlines enters its 100th year of uninterrupted operation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

In 2019 Avianca Airlines celebrates its 100-year anniversary. It ratifies its position as the oldest airline in the Americas and ... Read More

5 SPA trends for 2019 Revealed
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5 SPA trends for 2019 Revealed

editor editor- December 24, 2018

The most exciting 2019 SPA trends are good news for nature and lovers. 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

Canada’s Aviation Fatigue Rules Less Safe than US
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Canada’s Aviation Fatigue Rules Less Safe than US

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 12, 2018

The Air Canada Pilots Association, the largest single pilot group in Canada - representing more than 4,000 professional pilots across ... Read More

Canadian Minister Garneau introduces new fatigue regulations to make air travel safer
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Canadian Minister Garneau introduces new fatigue regulations to make air travel safer

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 12, 2018

Canadians, visitors and business travellers deserve and rely on fit and well-rested flight crews to move them across Canada and ... Read More

Canadian statement regarding the release of new air fatigue regulations
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Canadian statement regarding the release of new air fatigue regulations

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 12, 2018

Today, the Minister of Transport announced new fatigue regulations to improve air travel safety for passengers and flight crews. The ... Read More

Avoiding worst affects of jet lag while traveling
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Avoiding worst affects of jet lag while traveling

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2018

For every traveler, sleep deprivation known as jet lag, is always a real possibility. Don’t let the name confuse you, ... Read More

FAA, air traffic controllers reach agreement on new fatigue rules
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FAA, air traffic controllers reach agreement on new fatigue rules

editor editor- July 6, 2011

The Federal Aviation Administration and the National Air Traffic Controllers Association announced details Friday of a new agreement on fatigue ... Read More

FAA to propose new rules aimed at reducing pilot fatigue
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FAA to propose new rules aimed at reducing pilot fatigue

editor editor- September 10, 2010

After a regional airliner crashed in western New York a year and a half ago, killing 50 people, the Obama ... Read More

FAA seeks data on pilots skipping sleep night before flight
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FAA seeks data on pilots skipping sleep night before flight

editor editor- February 26, 2010

U.S. airline regulators will seek data on how many pilots skip sleep the night before a flight, after a crash ... Read More

New fatigue rules called for by carriers, pilots unions
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New fatigue rules called for by carriers, pilots unions

editor editor- September 11, 2009

Representatives of the airline industry and pilots unions agreed to an overhaul of rules aimed at combating cockpit fatigue, according ... Read More

Fighting pilots’ fatigue might require new rules
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Fighting pilots’ fatigue might require new rules

editor editor- September 2, 2009

WASHINGTON — Crowded skies and exhausted pilots are a bad mix, the airline industry and pilot unions agree, but they're ... Read More