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  • FAA should re-evaluate risk on lithium ion batteries: NTSB

    The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) should re-evaluate the risk of internal short circuits within permanently installed lithium-ion batteries on commercial aircraft, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) says in new recommendations released on 22 May.

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  • PICTURES: 747 retired from passenger service in Japan

    Japanese carrier All Nippon Airways (ANA) formally retired its Boeing 747 aircraft, marking a key milestone in the...

  • Boeing, FAA share blame for 787 reliability issues

    ​Boeing and the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on 19 March jointly blamed the 787’s “teething issues” and ...

  • GE-powered JAL 787 has in-flight shutdown

    A Japan Airlines Boeing 787 pilot on 9 March commanded an in-flight engine shut down after receiving an oil pressure...

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  • WestJet seeks to expand JAL codeshare to US flights

    News | 30 Jul 2014 14:43 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Calgary-based WestJet has requested permission from the US Department of Transportation (DOT) to place Japan Airlines' flight code on WestJet flights between Canada and any point in the USA.
  • Airbus defiant about A350-1000 in Asia Pacific

    News | 30 Jul 2014 04:25 | Greg Waldron

    ​Airbus remains confident about the prospects of the A350-1000 in the Asia Pacific, despite recent high profile wins for the Boeing 777X in the region.
  • JAL’s Q1 profit down 15%

    News | 30 Jul 2014 01:51 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Japan Airlines has posted a Y18.6 billion ($182 million) operating profit for the quarter ended 30 June, a 15.4% fall on the result over the same period last year.
  • Air France-KLM places new emphasis on Asia and Middle East

    News | 25 Jul 2014 10:28 | Oliver Clark

    Air France-KLM is seeking to strengthen ties with Asian and Middle Eastern partners in order to bring these up to the same level as its transatlantic joint venture with Delta Air Lines, as part of its new “Perform 2020” strategic plan.
  • ANALYSIS: Asia-Pacific airline profits fall in 2013

    News | 25 Jul 2014 00:00 | Graham Dunn

    ​Asia’s low-cost carriers continue to grow rapidly, both in scope and model, but it is still the region’s network carriers which are posting the biggest profits in absolute terms.
  • Gogo wi-fi active on three JAL 777s

    News | 23 Jul 2014 14:42 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Gogo’s inflight wi-fi service is now active on three Japan Airlines’ (JAL) Boeing 777-200 aircraft as work continues to outfit all the airline’s domestic aircraft with the service.