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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 3, 2010 - 12:48 PM
Boeing has chosen South Carolina as the location for fabrication and assembly of interior parts for the 787 Dreamliner.
May 3, 2010 - 6:43 AM
India has introduced dedicated visual flight route (VFR) corridors for helicopters at the Delhi and Mumbai airports to enhance capacity and efficiency of r
May 3, 2010 - 6:40 AM
Eurocopter recently announced the success of the flights it conducted in November with an EC145 light twin to test <link news/single-news-page/article/helo
May 3, 2010 - 6:03 AM
The European Regions Airline Association (ERA) is challenging legislators and politicians to cooperate more with carriers when formulating regulations rath
Apr 30, 2010 - 9:46 AM
Bombardier inked a firm contract with Air Canada regional partner Jazz Air covering 15 Q400 turboprops, the Canadian manufacturer announced today.
Apr 30, 2010 - 7:33 AM
Embraer has finalized a contract for the sale of 20 E190ARs to Austral Lineas Aereasof Argentina, the Brazilian manufacturer announced last month.
Apr 30, 2010 - 4:54 AM
The first geostationary satellite for India’s Gagan GPS space-based augmentation system (SBAS)–essentially similar to Waas–was lost on April 15 when its la
Apr 30, 2010 - 4:33 AM
Brazil’s Embraer will decide on the platform for a new aircraft program by year-end, executive vice president Mauro Kern told <b>AIN</b> last month.
Many business aircraft were able to escape Europe before airspace was closed ...
Apr 30, 2010 - 4:04 AM
Ash from a volcano in Iceland brought disruption to European air transport last month on a scale that far exceeded the combined efforts of global terrorism
Apr 28, 2010 - 10:04 AM
A new rule instituted by the Department of Transportation designed to prohibit airlines from subjecting passengers to lengthy waits on airport ramps takes