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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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Aug 2, 2010 - 6:43 AM
American Eagle’s first shipment of new airplanes in some five years began last month as the Dallas-based regional airline took delivery of two new CRJ700s
Aug 2, 2010 - 6:32 AM
Delta Air Lines announced last month that it has entered into definitive agreements to sell two of its wholly owned regional airline subsidiaries–Minneapol
Aug 2, 2010 - 6:17 AM
Germany’s Deutsche Lufthansa has exercised&nbsp;purchase rights on eight Bombardier CRJ900 regional jets, the Canadian manufacturer announced last month.
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Alleged maintenance-related gaffes at Trans States Airlines, GoJet Airlines and Executive Airlines prompted the FAA to propose more than $3.1 million in <l
Aug 2, 2010 - 6:14 AM
ATR has chosen former company chief executive Filippo Bagnato to replace outgoing CEO Stephane Mayer, whose three-year mandate has expired in&nbsp;accordan
Aug 2, 2010 - 5:56 AM
Helicopter traffic in the Gulf of Mexico has nearly doubled, to nearly 2,000 flights per day, since the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded on April 20.
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Public comments about the FAA’s proposed mandatory helicopter routing over New York’s Long Island are overwhelmingly negative, according to the Eastern Reg
Aug 2, 2010 - 5:23 AM
Now that we’ve all gotten accustomed to acronyms like Rnav, RNP, LPV and all the others, the next big game changer will be TBO, for trajectory-based operat
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A DOT Inspector General report warns that the FAA is facing several challenges that could delay its transition plan to NextGen.