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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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Flight tracking plenary meeting at WRC 2015
Nov 13, 2015 - 10:55 AM
The spectrum allocation approved at the World Radiocommunication Conference will support aircraft-to-satellite position reporting.
Viking Air is showing its corporate demonstrator Twin Otter 400, MSN 897, with a ‘Twin Otter 50th Anniversary’ livery at NBAA 2015.
Nov 12, 2015 - 1:00 PM
China’s Reignwood Aviation Group is scheduled to take delivery of the aircraft before year-end.
Nov 11, 2015 - 6:48 AM
The MRJ completed a 90-minutes maiden flight from Mitsubishi's base at Nagoya Airport in Japan.
Nov 10, 2015 - 1:15 PM
Five A380s on finance lease to Emirates and BA
Nov 10, 2015 - 1:12 PM
Emirates is seeking to boost the number of UAE citizens in its flight decks.
Vietjet CEO Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao
Nov 10, 2015 - 5:00 AM
The order is the third the low-cost carrier has placed with Airbus over the last two years.
Nov 10, 2015 - 4:46 AM
Final assembly of first prototype on track for year-end.
Nov 10, 2015 - 1:50 AM
Shell provides Jet A aircraft fuel, lubricants and bitumen for runway resurfacing.
Nov 9, 2015 - 6:35 PM
Superjet International brings SSJ100 S/N 95065 to Dubai
worker building engine
Nov 9, 2015 - 1:05 PM
New engines on the old airframe are just the start for improvements to the A330.