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  • NTSB faults Boeing, FAA and contractors for 787 battery fire

    ​Failures by Boeing and its battery suppliers, and insufficient oversight by the US Federal Aviation Administration, resulted in a lithium-ion battery fire aboard a Boeing 787 in Boston early last year, according to a report released today by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB).

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  • NTSB details issues with 787 flight and data recorder

    ​The National Transportation Safety Board is recommending that regulators address newly-disclosed problems with the...

  • NTSB 787 battery report details quality concerns at GS Yuasa

    ​The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has raised a number of concerns with the manufacturing and inspection...

  • Temperature in 787 battery cells spikes in cold conditions: NTSB

    Cells inside the Boeing 787’s lithium ion batteries get “significantly” hotter when tested in cold temperatures like...

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  • Air Astana sees revenue growth moderating

    News | 22 Dec 2014 01:03 | Firdaus Hashim

    Air Astana will continue to grow at 7% in passenger revenues annually over the next five years, having recorded double digit growth previously.
  • ANA uneasy about Skymark’s codeshare plans

    News | 19 Dec 2014 02:20 | Ellis Taylor

    ​All Nippon Airways (ANA) has expressed some concern on distressed carrier Skymark Airlines’ plan to enter into codeshares with both it and rival carrier Japan Airlines (JAL).
  • Skymark woos ANA as codeshare partner; continues JAL talks

    News | 10 Dec 2014 09:54 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Skymark Airlines will hold talks with All Nippon Airways (ANA) on a potential codeshare arrangement, only weeks after it approached Japan Airlines (JAL) to discuss a similar agreement.
  • China Eastern to launch Wuhan-Shanghai-Nagoya service

    News | 05 Dec 2014 05:40 | Aaron Chong

    ​China Eastern Airlines has announced that it will launch a Wuhan – Shanghai Pudong – Nagoya route, starting from 26 December.
  • ANALYSIS: Asia-Pacific airline market review November 2014

    News | 04 Dec 2014 08:02 | Ellis Taylor

    After posting its fourth consecutive quarterly loss, AirAsia X chief executive Azran Osman-Rani has been quick to announce a number of initiatives to stem its bleeding.
  • ANALYSIS: 787's voice and data recorder concerns not unique

    News | 03 Dec 2014 18:45 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The types of problems raised in recent days with the Boeing 787’s cockpit voice and flight data recorder are not unique to that aircraft, say industry sources and a former accident investigator.