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November 25, 2022, 4:39 AM

Removal of EU Laws Creates Uncertainty for UK's Aviation Sector

Hundreds of European Union aviation-related laws could be scrapped under "sunsetting" provisions in the UK's post-Brexit Retained EU Law Bill.

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A British Airways Airbus A319 aircraft.
Nov 25, 2022 - 4:39 AM
Hundreds of European Union aviation-related laws could be scrapped under "sunsetting" provisions in the UK's post-Brexit Retained EU Law Bill.
Aerial view of Archer's four-passenger Midnight eVTOL aircraft parked on airport ramp
Nov 22, 2022 - 11:43 AM
The FAA has issued a notice of proposed amendment to prepare the way for eVTOL air taxi services with commercial carriers including United Airlines.
The Eco Caravan soars over California in this photo from its first test flight on Nov. 18, 2022.
Nov 18, 2022 - 3:06 PM
The Eco Caravan made a first flight on November 18, marking a key waypoint in Ampaire’s efforts to bring the converted hybrid-electric aircraft to market.
Nov 18, 2022 - 11:07 AM
The Dutch government summons Russia’s ambassador after court sentences three suspects to life in prison for destroying Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17.
A Delta Air Lines Airbus A350 touches down at Tokyo Haneda Airport.
Nov 16, 2022 - 3:39 PM
The Air Line Pilots Association raises concern over U.S. airlines’ sponsorship of visas for "specialty occupations."
view of Finnair Airbus A35O side, wing, engine and tail
Nov 16, 2022 - 12:48 PM
The Finnish flag carrier looks to lower unit costs to offset the impact of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the closure of Russian airspace.
Sustainable Aviation Fuel Truck refuels United Airlines Jet
Nov 15, 2022 - 10:04 AM
United Airlines Ventures’ investment in Houston-based Next Renewable Fuels will support a new sustainable fuels refinery to start production in 2026.
boeing 737 Max 7 (Photo: Boeing)
Nov 11, 2022 - 11:30 AM
The DOT IG 737 Max audit, its fourth on the aircraft, will focus on the FAA's oversight of the MCAS system.
Embraer's E190-E2 in flight
Nov 10, 2022 - 11:42 AM
This week the Civil Aviation Administration of China issued type certificates to ATR and Embraer, as Boeing's 737 Max remains grounded in the country.
The Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737-500 that crashed into the Java Sea on January 9 carried 62 people. (Photo: Flickr Creative Commons)
Nov 10, 2022 - 10:27 AM
Indonesian air accident investigators published their final report into Sriwijaya Air's fatal accident in January 2021 involving a Boeing 737-500 aircraft.