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May 2, 2016, 11:05 AM

FAA Approves A350-900 for ‘Beyond 180 Minutes’ ETOPS

Certification includes provisions for up to 300-minutes diversion time

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FAA air traffic control academy
Oct 15, 2015 - 8:55 AM
The number of certified professional controllers is at the lowest point in 27 years, warns the National Air Traffic Controllers Association
Oct 14, 2015 - 11:52 AM
Signs MoU to supply PW306Bs to Turkey's TRJet
Oct 14, 2015 - 10:28 AM
The main challenge remains economics but organizing collection of raw materials also presents difficulties.
Oct 13, 2015 - 2:55 PM
Ireland's CityJet to take first delivery next year
Oct 13, 2015 - 11:45 AM
A new airport development for the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa could take until around 2024 to build.
Oct 13, 2015 - 10:37 AM
Confirms warhead from Buk missile system brought down Malaysia 777
Oct 13, 2015 - 10:36 AM
SIA plans to resume direct flights from Singapore to New York.
Oct 12, 2015 - 2:54 PM
Safety agency stops short of issuing specific recommendations
Oct 8, 2015 - 2:01 PM
Planning begins as group prepares to adopt new executive board structure
Oct 8, 2015 - 12:07 PM
When completed in 2018, the new airport will be the first replacment airport built in the U.S. since 2011.