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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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American Eagle president and CEO Peter Bowler has given AMR notice of his retirement after a 26-year career with American Airlines and its regional subsidi
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The Air Transport Association of America (ATA) responded to comprehensive financial reform legislation reached by Congress by saying, “We commend the congr
Jul 2, 2010 - 6:37 AM
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A June editorial in GPS World magazine notes that ICAO’s marine equivalent, the International Maritime Organization (IMO), has endorsed eLoran as the backu
Jul 1, 2010 - 9:51 AM
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Jul 1, 2010 - 9:49 AM
Delta Air Lines announced today that it has entered into definitive agreements to sell two of its wholly owned regional airline subsidiaries-Minneapolis-ba
Jun 29, 2010 - 1:07 PM
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Jun 28, 2010 - 12:42 PM
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Jun 26, 2010 - 5:51 AM
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Jun 26, 2010 - 5:47 AM
Air Ranking International, a Geneva-based consultancy firm, has just released its inaugural safety ranking of commercial airlines.