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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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May 27, 2010 - 11:57 AM
The Federal Aviation Administration has proposed a $348,000 civil penalty against Republic Airways subsidiary Chautauqua Airlines for its alleged failure t
May 27, 2010 - 11:56 AM
Today the FAA issued a final rule to require installation of ADS-B “Out” equipment by 2020 for aircraft flying in Class A, B and C airspace, essentially ma
May 27, 2010 - 11:55 AM
Houston-based ExpressJet has named Thomas Hanley its new president and CEO.
May 27, 2010 - 11:48 AM
Embraer has signed a contract with Lot Polish Airlines to convert firm orders on four E175s to the same number of E195s.
May 27, 2010 - 11:45 AM
Ak Bars Aero of Bugulma, Tatarstan, officially became the fourth Russian company to launch operations with Bombardier CRJ regional jets when it began opera
May 27, 2010 - 11:40 AM
With conversion of an MOU signed in February, Bombardier last month inked a firm contract with Air Canada regional partner Jazz Air covering 15 Q400 turbop
May 27, 2010 - 11:32 AM
Toronto-based Bombardier Q400 operator Porter Airlines plans to issue a $120 million initial public offering as it prepares for expected competition from A
Iraqi Airways aircraft were destroyed during the second Gulf War in 2003, but...
May 27, 2010 - 7:54 AM
The prospect of involuntarily bankruptcy is all too real for many airlines around the world.
The top management of Airbus and Lufthansa were all smiles at the delivery of...
May 27, 2010 - 7:50 AM
Airbus did its best to show a brave face during the May 19 ceremony marking the delivery of the first <link news/single-news-page/article/airbus-delivers-l
Provision of replacement engine parts by non-OEM sources account for more tha...
May 27, 2010 - 7:36 AM
The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) could, by year-end, publish proposals to clarify and simplify approval procedures covering design and production