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July 26, 2016, 8:32 AM

Pilots' Federation Calls for 'Just Culture,' Fatigue Management

Carriers should implement data-driven fatigue risk management systems, says the International Federation of Air Line Pilots' Associations

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IFALPA president Martin Chalk
Jul 26, 2016 - 8:32 AM
Carriers should implement data-driven fatigue risk management systems, says the International Federation of Air Line Pilots' Associations
Boeing 2016 pilot and technician outlook
Jul 25, 2016 - 10:59 AM
The need for new airline pilots and technicians will grow by double digits in both categories, the manufacturer said.
Australian Transport Safety Bureau investigator
Jul 22, 2016 - 9:43 AM
Hampered by poor weather, and with a diminishing search area, authorities from Australia, Malaysia and China have agreed to suspend the search.
Jul 20, 2016 - 4:41 PM
The parties will develop a new system combining the Airbus Runway Overrun Protection System and Honeywell's SmartLanding technology.
Vancover ATC tower
Jul 20, 2016 - 3:08 PM
The Canadian air navigation service provider last revised its rate structure in 2007, the year after it was established.
Nok Air Boeing 737
Jul 19, 2016 - 8:15 AM
The low-fare carrier anticipates returning to profitability by the fourth quarter and deriving more revenue from China and the region.
Viking Twin Otter
Jul 14, 2016 - 6:28 AM
Viking acquired the type certificate from Bombardier in February 2006.
Norwegian A321LR
Jul 14, 2016 - 6:28 AM
The latest member of the Airbus A320neo family promises range of 4,000 nm, connecting Scandinavia to the U.S., Europe and parts of Asia.
Jul 14, 2016 - 6:22 AM
German MRO has become a principal provider of mobile servicing for P&W engines.
Jul 14, 2016 - 6:15 AM
The network now includes Pratt & Whitney and its GTF collaborators, MTU Aero Engines and Japanese Engines Corporation.