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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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Nov 4, 2010 - 6:42 AM
Sukhoi Civil Aircraft (SCAC) flew the first production Sukhoi Superjet 100–S/N 95007–for the first time today from the site of the company’s final assembly
Photo: REUTERS/STRINGER Singapore...
Nov 4, 2010 - 6:33 AM
A Qantas Airbus A380 on its way to Sydney from Singapore this morning experienced an uncontained engine failure soon after takeoff, forcing the airplane to
Nov 2, 2010 - 1:35 PM
On Friday, Embraer reported a $98.5 million profit in the third quarter, up from $58 million a year ago, despite delivering 22 percent fewer aircraft.
Nov 2, 2010 - 8:01 AM
Global air cargo traffic will expand at an annual rate of 5.9 percent over the next two decades, according to Boeing’s World Air Cargo Forecast for 2010/20
British Airways bid farewell to its three remaining Boeing 757s on October 30...
Nov 1, 2010 - 12:27 PM
British Airways bid farewell to its three remaining Boeing 757s on Saturday, October 30, with a special farewell tour around the UK.
Oct 27, 2010 - 11:05 AM
Following successful ADS-B deployment at key sites in the U.S., the FAA gave the go-ahead for the system’s national rollout, with coast-to-coast U.S.
Oct 27, 2010 - 10:41 AM
Plane Finder AR (augmented reality) iPhone and Android apps from UK-based Pinkfroot display aircraft transmitting ADS-B Out signals.
Oct 27, 2010 - 7:20 AM
The <link ../news/single-news-page/article/sukhoi-superjet-100-makes-first-appearance-in-italy-25874/ _blank>Sukhoi Superjet 100</link> last month passed a
Oct 27, 2010 - 7:15 AM
Trinidad and Tobago’s Caribbean Airlines signed a firm order in late September covering nine ATR 72-600s worth some $200 million at list prices.
Oct 27, 2010 - 7:14 AM
Vietnam’s Air Mekong, 30 percent owned by U.S.