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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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Introduced in 2004, Embraer's E-Jet family in ordinary circumstances should produce market demand for at least 20 years.
The fifth Boeing 787 and the first Dreamliner powered with GE engines took to...
Jun 25, 2010 - 5:58 AM
The June 16 <link news/single-news-page/article/boeing-completes-firs t-flight-of-ge-powered-787-25163/ _blank>first flight</link> of the fifth Boeing 787
Jun 24, 2010 - 6:53 AM
The Powerjet SaM146 received its EASA certification yesterday, June 23, some six years after Snecma of France and Russia's NPO Saturn founded the joint ven
Jun 22, 2010 - 12:10 PM
<font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">As of June 30, pilots can expect to receive different runway crossing clearances from ATC, <lin
Jun 20, 2010 - 11:37 AM
The Boeing 787 Dreamliner test fleet surpassed 1,000 flight hours this week.
Jun 19, 2010 - 10:50 AM
Rolls-Royce ran the Trent XWB engine for the first time on Thursday aboard a testbed in Derby, UK, the company announced on Friday.
Jun 17, 2010 - 7:48 AM
The National Transportation Safety Board has dispatched a team of investigators this morning to assist the Transportation Safety Board of Canada with its i
Jun 17, 2010 - 6:19 AM
The first Boeing 787 Dreamliner powered by General Electric GEnx-1B engines–ZA005–completed its first flight at 6:29 p.m.
Jun 15, 2010 - 7:12 AM
Boeing announced yesterday that it received expanded type inspection authorization (TIA) from the FAA for the <link news/single-news-page/article/boeing-as