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December 1, 2015, 1:06 PM

Faulty Rudder Control, Pilots' Response Led to AirAsia Crash

A sequence of events led to the December 2014 crash of the AirAsia Airbus A320, the Indonesia National Transportation Safety Committee found.

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Oct 7, 2014 - 2:03 PM
This will be the first industry event at which Bolton provides a roadmap for further NextGen development.
Oct 6, 2014 - 3:00 PM
The FAA expects ZAU ATC center will be fully operational by October 13
Oct 4, 2014 - 1:55 AM
CFO Sami Teittinen replaced Dave Pflieger as the airline’s CEO.
Oct 4, 2014 - 1:40 AM
Thailand’s Nok Air took delivery of the aircraft as part of a deal signed last year for as many as eight of the aircraft.
Oct 4, 2014 - 1:15 AM
The move is expected to be complete by 2016.
Oct 3, 2014 - 1:18 PM
Eight A320neo flight-test aircraft will be involved in the certification campaign, split between the PW1100G- and CFM Leap-1A-powered variants.
Oct 3, 2014 - 2:25 AM
IntuVue takes radar tech a step further
Oct 2, 2014 - 12:08 PM
The European Regions Airline Association general assembly in Barcelona this week heard that new regulations are exacerbating tough market conditions.
Oct 2, 2014 - 10:12 AM
Braathens boss Per Braathen advocates more consolidation and closer ties with major carriers for Europe's regional airlines.