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Prosecutors Say MH17 Shot Down from Pro-Russian Territory

BUK missile system identified as the weapon used

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Feb 24, 2011 - 9:45 AM
Last week, Department of Transportation Inspector General (IG) Calvin Scovel III, along with an MIT representative and an FAA vice president, gave separate
Feb 24, 2011 - 7:02 AM
Manufacturers of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) may no longer have an excuse not to equip their aircraft with transponders, which should make at least one
Feb 24, 2011 - 2:45 AM
The FAA issued operational certification for the Dassault Falcon 7X enhanced vision system (EVS), which will allow pilots who have completed the required t
Feb 23, 2011 - 3:00 AM
Judging by figures released at a Paris press briefing on January 20, the waning resurgence of the commercial turboprop market has, if anything, resumed at
Feb 18, 2011 - 5:51 AM
Japan’s Skymark Airlines converted a memorandum of understanding for four Airbus A380s to a firm order yesterday, officially marking the first sale of the
Feb 17, 2011 - 10:00 AM
The FAA is forecasting a recovery for general aviation, with business jets and light sport aircraft leading the way.
Feb 17, 2011 - 6:11 AM
Qantas today placed an $80 million price tag on the effect to its business of the November 4 uncontained <link news/single-news-page/article/engine-failure
Feb 16, 2011 - 10:04 AM
Two separate crashes involving Let L-410 regional turboprops claimed a total of 16 victims on Monday.&nbsp; <br /> The first involved a scheduled flight
Feb 16, 2011 - 5:14 AM
United Airlines says it expects “minimal disruption” today resulting from its grounding of its 96 Boeing 757s after a check of maintenance records showed t