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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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Apr 21, 2010 - 5:04 AM
The FAA granted Boeing expanded type inspection authorization (TIA) yesterday for the 787 Dreamliner, clearing the way for the agency’s personnel to fully
Apr 20, 2010 - 12:28 PM
Some flights to large parts of Europe resumed today after six days of widespread disruption caused by ash from an erupting volcano in Iceland.
Apr 20, 2010 - 11:25 AM
<b></b> Preliminary inspection of a pair of airplanes Airbus used to fly test missions from Toulouse yesterday to assess the effect of volcanic ash on air
Apr 20, 2010 - 5:48 AM
<b></b> Cebu Pacific of the Philippines has placed a firm order with Airbus for seven more A320s, the manufacturer announced this morning.
Apr 20, 2010 - 5:44 AM
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Apr 16, 2010 - 6:58 AM
The cloud of volcanic ash continues to move south through the UK and continental Europe as the eruption in Iceland persists. <br /> Following a review of
Apr 14, 2010 - 6:54 AM
China’s Comac has awarded Parker Hannifin and Honeywell supply contracts for the 150- to 190-seat <link news/single-news-page/article/comac-building-c919-f
Apr 12, 2010 - 6:06 AM
Embraer has finalized a contract for the sale of 20 E190ARs to Austral Lineas Aereas of Argentina, the Brazilian manufacturer announced on Friday.
The European Commission has acknowledged progress made by Philippines Airline...
Apr 9, 2010 - 6:27 AM
<b></b> At face value the contents of the European Commission’s latest so-called safety blacklist of airlines and national civil aviation authorities (CAA
The recent ruling on government subsidies to Airbus did not address European ...
Apr 9, 2010 - 6:22 AM
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