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February 14, 2017, 10:00 AM

Thai Regulator Delays Issuing New AOCs Due Skills Shortage

The Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand is trying to train additional personnel in a bid to ensure it can maintain adequate regulatory standards.

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Lufthansa has selected CTT’s Cair cabin humidification system to keep its fir...
Sep 24, 2010 - 10:19 AM
No one likes to endure the sticky feeling of excess humidity, but lack of humidity in aircraft cabins at altitude can be a major cause of discomfort and tr
Snecma formed its joint venture with NPO Saturn six years ago to develop the ...
Sep 24, 2010 - 10:17 AM
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The European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, voted on Tuesday to adopt a ne...
Sep 24, 2010 - 10:13 AM
The European Parliament on Tuesday voted to adopt a new regulation on aviation safety that could conceivably lead to the establishment of a Europe-wide cou
Boeing’s third 737 rate hike since May will see the assembly line in Renton, ...
Sep 24, 2010 - 10:10 AM
With demand for single-aisle aircraft showing no sign of abating, Boeing has once again announced an increase in its production rate for its 737 program, t
The World Trade Organization’s interim report on Airbus’s allegations of unfa...
Sep 24, 2010 - 9:59 AM
Lawyers and lobbyists on both sides of the Atlantic have launched into a fresh wave of hostilities following the World Trade Organization’s September 15 in
Sep 24, 2010 - 9:20 AM
The FAA has proposed a $4.855 million civil penalty against Evergreen International Airlines of McMinnville, Ore., for its alleged use of improperly or ins
Sep 23, 2010 - 11:30 AM
The latest Eurocontrol traffic projections suggest that capacity constraints for the anticipated growing numbers of very light jets (VLJs) will be at airpo
Sep 23, 2010 - 9:34 AM
The NTSB has launched an investigation into a near midair between an Airbus A320 airliner and a Beech 99 cargo airplane near Minneapolis-St.
Sep 23, 2010 - 7:46 AM
The FAA will for the first time integrate voluntary safety information collected from pilots under the Aviation Safety Action Program (ASAP) and from air t
Sep 22, 2010 - 10:21 AM
Ryanair, at its annual general meeting today, called on the European Commission to end the ability of Europe’s air traffic control providers to strike, pri