Top News on Germanwings

  • OPINION: Flightdeck doors highlight the safety/security dilemma


    ​Safety and security have long formed a comforting ­alliterative pairing in airline circles ­– which disguises the fact that they’re not necessarily the same thing.


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  • BEA plans A320 flight to validate Germanwings CVR data


    Investigators will conduct a flight with an Airbus A320 to validate sounds picked up by the cockpit voice recorder of...


  • OPINION: Why Norway is challenging pilot employment rules


    ​The way in which international airlines are conducting business in a globalised marketplace is, in some cases, taking...


  • IATA expresses concerns on Germanwings investigation


    ​IATA director general Tony Tyler has called for aircraft accident investigations to be conducted in a...


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  • OPINION: Flightdeck doors highlight the safety/security dilemma

    News | 03 Jul 2015 15:29

    ​Safety and security have long formed a comforting ­alliterative pairing in airline circles ­– which disguises the fact that they’re not necessarily the same thing.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Flightdeck-doors-highlight-the-safetysecurity-dilemma-414292/
  • Controllers unaware of erratic Germanwings altitude selections

    News | 08 May 2015 11:49 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    French air traffic controllers were unaware of highly-unusual altitude selections being made on the ill-fated Germanwings Airbus A320 during its prior flight to Barcelona.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Controllers-unaware-of-erratic-Germanwings-altitude-selections-412115/
  • Germanwings crash: Extreme altitude selections recorded on prior flight

    News | 06 May 2015 12:13 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Investigators have disclosed that the altitude selector on the ill-fated Germanwings Airbus A320 was adjusted to extreme values several times, in the captain’s absence, during the previous outbound flight to Barcelona.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Germanwings-crash-Extreme-altitude-selections-recorded-on-prior-flight-411998/
  • BEA plans A320 flight to validate Germanwings CVR data

    News | 23 Apr 2015 14:44 | Michael Gubisch

    Investigators will conduct a flight with an Airbus A320 to validate sounds picked up by the cockpit voice recorder of the Germanwings aircraft that crashed in the French Alps on 24 March.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/BEA-plans-A320-flight-to-validate-Germanwings-CVR-data-411534/
  • OPINION: Why Norway is challenging pilot employment rules

    News | 20 Apr 2015 13:13 | Flight International

    ​The way in which international airlines are conducting business in a globalised marketplace is, in some cases, taking them down roads nobody could have foreseen in the days when markets were more local and businesses straitjacketed by bilateral treaties.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Why-Norway-is-challenging-pilot-employment-rules-411395/
  • IATA expresses concerns on Germanwings investigation

    News | 08 Apr 2015 15:52 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​IATA director general Tony Tyler has called for aircraft accident investigations to be conducted in a “non-punitive” manner, in the aftermath of a Germanwings Airbus A320 crash which was found to be intentionally caused by the flight’s co-pilot.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IATA-expresses-concerns-on-Germanwings-investigation-410984/