Air Transport

News and issues relating to international air transport and cargo carriers, national airlines and regional airlines, including aircraft, engines, personnel, acquisitions, accidents, safety, security and training.

February 14, 2017, 10:00 AM

Thai Regulator Delays Issuing New AOCs Due Skills Shortage

The Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand is trying to train additional personnel in a bid to ensure it can maintain adequate regulatory standards.

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United Airlines biofuel delivery at LAX
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Program’s second flight test aircraft bears livery of first operator, Air Baltic
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