AIN Air Transport Perspective

Cleared security program
Jun 11, 2012 - 10:00 AM
San Francisco International Airport plans to adopt the Clear program this month.
Malaysian Airlines A380
Jun 4, 2012 - 12:55 PM
Airbus expects to conclude talks soon with EASA over a permanent fix for cracked rib feet in A380 wings.
UK politicians have expressed concern about reports of pilots falling asleep on duty under existing flight duty rules
Jun 4, 2012 - 12:52 PM
The UK parliament's transport committee says that proposed EASA flight duty rules are less safe than existing rules in some instances
Trip ATR 72-600
Jun 4, 2012 - 12:48 PM
An Azul-Trip merger would create Brazil's third largest airline.
The Indian government was behind a surprise decision to cancel the first 787 delivery to Air India
Jun 4, 2012 - 12:43 PM
Air India's cancellation of the first 787 delivery is intended to apply pressure to win increased compensation from Boeing for delivery delays
Siim Kallas, EC vice president of Transport
Jun 4, 2012 - 12:40 PM
The U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and the European Commission agreed on June 1 to recognize each other’s air cargo security regimes.
NTSB Chairman Deborah Hersman, left, and Margaret Gilligan, FAA associate administrator for aviation safety.
May 28, 2012 - 10:45 AM
The FAA has asked a federal appeals court to temporarily suspend a lawsuit challenging the exclusion of cargo airlines from its new pilot duty rule.
The 2012 RAA convention brought news of new plans for turboprop-powered airliners.
May 28, 2012 - 10:40 AM
Pilot shortages, rising costs and new rules are creating yet more headaches for regional airlines.
 Ethiopiantails
May 28, 2012 - 10:35 AM
Ethiopian Airlines is setting a new standard for service in Africa.
Aerial view of new international terminal at Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport.
May 28, 2012 - 10:30 AM
The world’s busiest airport in terms of overall passenger traffic has a new international terminal.