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  • PICTURE: Airbus unveils first higher-weight A330-300

    ​Airbus has released photographs of its first higher-weight variant of its A330-300 in the colors of Delta Air Lines.

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  • Rockwell unveils global aircraft tracking system

    ​One year after the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, avionics company Rockwell Collins announces it...

  • 'Minor' injuries result from MD-88 LaGuardia crash: Delta

    Delta Air Lines confirms some passengers or crew suffered minor injuries when one of the company's Boeing MD-88s...

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    A Delta Air Lines MD-80-family aircraft skidded off a runway at LaGuardia in New York while landing on the morning of 5...

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  • ANALYSIS: What is the best model for US air traffic reform?

    News | 26 Mar 2015 21:36 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​At a Congressional hearing in Washington this week, aviation players and lawmakers laid out idealised visions of a reformed US air traffic control (ATC) system.
  • Bill proposes transferring US ATC to employee-owned company

    News | 25 Mar 2015 20:07 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​An air traffic control (ATC) overhaul bill drafted by a Florida lawmaker would create a private corporation to direct the nation’s air traffic and grant controllers a financial stake in the new company.
  • Congressional hearing highlights challenges of overhauling FAA

    News | 24 Mar 2015 22:14 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Despite broad support for stripping the Federal Aviation Administration of its responsibility to manage the nation’s air traffic, lawmakers and industry players reached no consensus on 24 March about how such a transformation could actually be pulled off.
  • Hawaiian expects improved Q1 cost and revenue

    News | 24 Mar 2015 18:38 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Strong performance on long-haul routes has led Hawaiian Airlines to revise upward its unit revenue expectations for the first quarter of 2015.
  • US lawmakers embrace corporatised air traffic control

    News | 24 Mar 2015 17:15 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    A US congressmen unveiled a draft bill on 24 March that would strip the Federal Aviation Administration of its air traffic control duties and corporatise management of US air traffic.
  • FAA focuses less on enforcement amid safety gains: official

    News | 19 Mar 2015 19:52 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Public insistence that commercial aviation be largely free of accidents  and resulting backlash against companies that violate rules  has enabled an evolution at the Federal Aviation Administration over the last several decades, a top FAA official says on 19 March.