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  • Swiftair speed decay echoes previous MD-80 episodes


    ​While investigators have yet to ascertain the reason for the loss of control of the Swiftair Boeing MD-83 over Mali, the accident shares several parallels with earlier events in which speed decay in early cruise led MD-80s into a high-altitude stall.


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  • Swiftair speed decay echoes previous MD-80 episodes


    ​While investigators have yet to ascertain the reason for the loss of control of the Swiftair Boeing MD-83 over Mali,...


  • Crew of ill-fated MD-83 asked to turn back: minister


    ​French government officials have disclosed that the crew of the Swiftair Boeing MD-83 which crashed in Mali had...


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    ​Boeing’s launch of the 777X meant it pushed Airbus firmly into second place during the Dubai air show, more than...


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  • ANALYSIS: African airlines hope for speedy recovery

    News | 16 Dec 2014 14:44 | Graham Dunn

    For Africa's airline industry, 2014 has been another year of muted progress, as geopolitical, social, and local factors continue to block the path to consistent profitability.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-African-airlines-hope-for-speedy-recovery-407117/
  • Air Algerie eyes low-cost unit under restructuring plan

    News | 08 Dec 2014 11:56 | Kerry Reals

    Air Algerie will next year undergo a restructuring programme aimed at improving its chances of competing with low-cost carriers in the event of an open-skies agreement between Algeria and the EU.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Algerie-eyes-low-cost-unit-under-restructuring-plan-406847/
  • Air Algerie firms A330 order

    News | 06 Oct 2014 10:16 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Air Algerie has firmed its order for three Airbus A330-200s while Qatar Airways has signed for eight more A320s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Algerie-firms-A330-order-404468/
  • ​Crashed MD-83 became unstable after levelling off

    News | 20 Sep 2014 20:55 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Investigators have determined that the Swiftair Boeing MD-83 that crashed in Mali descended in a steep nose-down and left-bank attitude.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Crashed-MD-83-became-unstable-after-levelling-off-403930/
  • Swiftair speed decay echoes previous MD-80 episodes

    News | 08 Aug 2014 15:35 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​While investigators have yet to ascertain the reason for the loss of control of the Swiftair Boeing MD-83 over Mali, the accident shares several parallels with earlier events in which speed decay in early cruise led MD-80s into a high-altitude stall.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Swiftair-speed-decay-echoes-previous-MD-80-episodes-402532/
  • Swiftair MD-83 lost speed before rapid spiral descent

    News | 07 Aug 2014 14:32 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​French investigators have determined that a Swiftair Boeing MD-83 lost over Mali entered a rapid spiral descent from which it failed to recover.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Swiftair-MD-83-lost-speed-before-rapid-spiral-descent-402475/