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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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Mar 19, 2016 - 8:41 AM
All 62 passengers and crew were killed on Flydubai flight FZ981 from Dubai to Rostov-on-Don.
Mar 18, 2016 - 9:44 AM
Facility to support accelerating airline growth in India
Abu Dhabi customs preclearance facility
Mar 17, 2016 - 12:53 PM
The U.S. Customs and Border Protection preclearance facility opened in January 2014 despite opposition by U.S. airline industry groups.
U.S. Capitol
Mar 16, 2016 - 12:06 PM
The Commerce Committee approved the comprehensive FAA reauthorization bill as a short-term extension is signed off in the House.
Mar 15, 2016 - 10:40 AM
Milestone reached two weeks ahead of schedule
Mar 15, 2016 - 9:52 AM
Request for information calls for responses by April 11
Mar 14, 2016 - 1:31 PM
BEA concludes pilot feared for his job despite strict confidentiality laws in Germany
Mar 14, 2016 - 12:25 PM
Program developer Pacavi expects certification in June 2017
Mar 10, 2016 - 11:26 AM
The nose gear of an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787 collapsed as the aircraft was about to push back from the gate in Addis Ababa on March 3.
Mar 10, 2016 - 9:38 AM
While operating revenues of $158 billion were flat compared to 2014, the industry benefited from reduced operating costs, including lower fuel.