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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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On March 28 Boeing completed the ultimate-load wing-bending test on the 787 D...
Apr 9, 2010 - 6:10 AM
<b></b> Boeing insists the first 787 Dreamliner remains on schedule for first delivery to All Nippon Airways by the end of this year, despite some admitte
Although the BEA’s early focus centered on the potential of malfunctioning pi...
Apr 9, 2010 - 6:08 AM
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Apr 9, 2010 - 6:07 AM
The European Aviation Safety Agency granted type approval for the Airbus <u>A330-200F</u> today, following a <link news/single-news-page/article/a330-freig
Mauro Kern now heads the new Embraer division dubbed New Programs-Airline Mar...
Apr 9, 2010 - 6:01 AM
<b></b> Embraer has given its clearest indication to date that won’t stand by and watch competitors from Canada, the U.S., Europe, China, Japan and Russia
Apr 8, 2010 - 6:56 AM
Hamilton Sundstrand’s Power Systems business has successfully completed ETOPS (extended-range operations) testing of its APS5000 auxiliary power unit (APU)
Apr 7, 2010 - 12:15 PM
Brazil’s Embraer will decide on the platform for a new aircraft program by the end of this year, company executive vice president Mauro Kern told AIN today
Apr 7, 2010 - 10:26 AM
Following a thorough analysis of data gleaned from the March 28 ultimate wing and fuselage bending trial on the Boeing 787 static test airframe, the compan
Apr 7, 2010 - 8:09 AM
Hong Kong Airlines finalized a firm order with Airbus for six A330-200s, the European manufacturer confirmed today.
Apr 5, 2010 - 5:27 AM
Brazil’s Embraer has placed executive vice president Mauro Kern in charge of a new division created to explore the potential market and options for new air
Apr 1, 2010 - 10:26 AM
<b></b> Bombardier Aerospace’s sales force will no doubt feel considerable pressure to boost CRJ transactions over the next month to month and a half, as