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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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GP7200 engine
Nov 4, 2015 - 7:00 AM
Engine Alliance is tapping new technology from the GEnx, Leap and Geared Turbofan engines.
Long-range Boeing 777-200LRs
Nov 4, 2015 - 6:20 AM
The likes of Emirates and Etihad are expanding globally but they are now paying more attention closer to home, too.
Emirates Boeing 777 in flight.
Nov 4, 2015 - 6:10 AM
Emirates has $128 billion worth of aircraft still on order
Marty Bentrott, Boeing Commercial Airplanes vice president of sales
Nov 4, 2015 - 6:00 AM
Boeing played down expectations that this year’s Dubai show will yield another big crop of new airliner orders
Nov 3, 2015 - 9:00 AM
Project based on Ukrainian design but tied to Russian cooperation
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx
Nov 2, 2015 - 6:27 PM
Major programs of the $40 billion ATC modernization are making progress, officials told the Air Traffic Control Association annual meeting.
Oct 31, 2015 - 7:16 AM
There were no survivors among the 224 people on board the flight from Sharm el-Sheikh to St Petersburg.
Oct 30, 2015 - 9:46 AM
Plans to add assembly line in Hamburg to accommodate hike
Oct 29, 2015 - 12:34 PM
Dense haze puts a dent in airline operations across Southeast Asia
Oct 29, 2015 - 11:58 AM
European airframer sees Chinese industrial ties paying dividends while U.S. manufacturer profits from strong connection with El Al