Top News on Airbus A320

  • Germanwings parent to adopt two-in-cockpit rule


    ​Germanwings parent company Lufthansa Group is the latest to adopt a new cockpit occupancy procedure in the wake of the French Alps Airbus A320 crash.


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  • Germanwings crash pilot concealed illness: prosecutor


    ​German prosecutors in Dusseldorf have disclosed the contents of documentation indicating that the first officer on...


  • Norwegian moves to keep two crew in cockpit at all times


    European low-cost carrier Norwegian is to change its procedures so that two crew members are always present in the...


  • Co-pilot initiated Germanwings A320's descent: French prosecutor


    Marseille's public prosecutor has confirmed that the co-pilot of the Germanwings Airbus A320 that crashed on 24 March...


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  • EASA recommends minimum two crew members at cockpit

    News | 27 Mar 2015 17:30 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​EASA has issued a temporary recommendation for European airlines to require at least two crew members at the flight deck at all times, following the fatal crash of a Germanwings Airbus A320 that was found to have been caused intentionally by the co-pilot.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EASA-recommends-minimum-two-crew-members-at-cockpit-410665/
  • Canadian carriers adopt policies requiring two crew in cockpit

    News | 27 Mar 2015 16:10 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Canadian airlines have announced new policies requiring two members of an aircraft’s crew to be in the cockpit at all times, measures that would align with procedures already followed by US carriers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Canadian-carriers-adopt-policies-requiring-two-crew-in-cockpit-410660/
  • Germanwings parent to adopt two-in-cockpit rule

    News | 27 Mar 2015 14:42

    ​Germanwings parent company Lufthansa Group is the latest to adopt a new cockpit occupancy procedure in the wake of the French Alps Airbus A320 crash.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Germanwings-parent-to-adopt-two-in-cockpit-rule-410652/
  • ​Air Berlin builds up low-cost unit Niki

    News | 27 Mar 2015 14:37 | Michael Gubisch

    Air Berlin is to expand its Vienna-based budget subsidiary Niki to operate flights across Germany, Austria and Switzerland.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Berlin-builds-up-low-cost-unit-Niki-410647/
  • Germanwings crash pilot concealed illness: prosecutor

    News | 27 Mar 2015 12:37 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​German prosecutors in Dusseldorf have disclosed the contents of documentation indicating that the first officer on the crashed Germanwings Airbus A320 had been concealing an illness from his company.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Germanwings-crash-pilot-concealed-illness-prosecutor-410645/
  • OPINION: Aviation must address risk within the cockpit

    News | 27 Mar 2015 11:12 | Flight International

    ​The Germanwings Airbus A320 loss, it seems, was another deliberate act by a pilot. That statement is not intended to imply that this is becoming commonplace – because that is far from true – but the very fact that there have been several deliberate acts of destruction by pilots, even if over many years, makes it clear that the issue needs to be addressed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Aviation-must-address-risk-within-the-cockpit-410636/