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September 28, 2016, 10:29 AM

Prosecutors Say MH17 Shot Down from Pro-Russian Territory

BUK missile system identified as the weapon used

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May 5, 2015 - 2:00 AM
ASRS reports document airline mechanics' concerns about intimidation and threats from management.
TAP A320
May 1, 2015 - 12:00 PM
Dispute surrounding privatization terms leads to walkout
May 1, 2015 - 9:24 AM
Plans to remove superjumbos from Paris route in early June
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx
Apr 30, 2015 - 1:59 PM
Thirteen years in development, the En Route Automation Modernization System now operates at 20 en route centers nationwide.
An Apple iPad used as an EFB on the flight deck
Apr 29, 2015 - 6:31 PM
A duplicated ILS approach chart for Washington Reagan National Airport caused the iPad application software to shut down
Merpati MA-60
Apr 28, 2015 - 9:00 AM
Finances scuttle plans to resurrect state-owned carrier
Washington Dulles International Airport
Apr 24, 2015 - 12:40 PM
The FAA has scaled back its projection of the number of U.S. airports that will be 'capacity constrained' by 2020.
Apr 24, 2015 - 7:40 AM
Simulator instructors will roll out upset prevention and recovery training to the airline's 12,000 pilots.
Apr 23, 2015 - 4:41 PM
The Southwest Airlines Pilots Association adds its name to the Partnership for Open & Fair Skies coalition of U.S. airlines and unions.
Apr 23, 2015 - 9:51 AM
Boosts Boeing's prospects for smooth 777X transition