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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 22, 2011 - 10:28 AM
Boeing will modify United Airlines’ 777 fleet with a performance enhancement performance package designed to result in greater fuel efficiency and reduced
Mar 21, 2011 - 8:48 AM
Embraer and Alitalia finalized an agreement for the delivery of 15 E175s and five E190s through a lease structure arranged by third parties, the Brazilian
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Mar 20, 2011 - 9:36 AM
The first passenger version of the Boeing 747-8, the <a href="news/single-news-page/article/further-delay-for-747-8-intercontinental-20437/">747-8 Intercon
Mar 16, 2011 - 11:12 AM
This week’s International Society of Transport Aircraft Traders <a href="http://www.istat.org/events/annualconference/tabid/91/default.aspx">(ISTAT) confer
Mar 16, 2011 - 9:58 AM
This week’s International Society of Transport Aircraft Traders <a href="http://www.istat.org/events/annualconference/tabid/91/default.aspx">(ISTAT) confer
Mar 15, 2011 - 12:53 PM
A panel of experts, selected jointly by the GPS Industry Council and LightSquared Corp., is currently determining whether <link news/single-news-page/artic
Mar 15, 2011 - 12:50 PM
Most of Japan’s airports have reopened in the wake of Friday’s major earthquake and ensuing tsunami that triggered one of the worst nuclear power plant dis
Australia’s Qantas increased its fuel surcharge for destinations in the UK an...
Mar 11, 2011 - 10:15 AM
The spike in global oil prices brought about in no small measure by the unrest in the Middle East has driven the price of jet-A above $3 a gallon, promptin
The venerable Beech 1900D still serves as the backbone of the U.S. Essential ...
Mar 11, 2011 - 9:45 AM
In an all-too-predictable development, members of Congress have launched their annual attack on the Essential Air Service (EAS) program, again forcing the
The number of aviation allowances the EC would create next year amounts to 21...
Mar 11, 2011 - 9:30 AM
The European Commission has at last decided on the basis under which it will calculate the number of aviation allowances under the EU Emission Trading Sche