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  • Boeing checks cabin system effect on smoke after 787 fire


    ​Boeing is developing models to assess how environmental control systems might carry particles and gas from a fire in the emergency locator transmitter, in the wake of the Ethiopian Airlines 787 fire at London Heathrow.


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  • ERA joins call for more European UAV regulation


    ​The UK-based European Regions Airlines Association has claimed that the safety of European airspace is threatened by...


  • Ryanair accepts IAG offer for Aer Lingus stake


    Ryanair has voted to accept IAG's offer for its 29.8% stake in Aer Lingus, clearing another of the hurdles in the...


  • EasyJet would operate from expanded Heathrow


    EasyJet has welcomed the UK Airports Commission’s recommendation to build a third runway at London Heathrow and plans...


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  • ANALYSIS: Fast-track satcoms upgrade on ICE

    News | 26 Aug 2015 14:45 | Dan Thisdell

    ​Change is in the air over Europe, with a concerted attempt by Inmarsat and the European Space Agency to turn satellite communications into a wide-open field for quick and economic development of new applications and services.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Fast-track-satcoms-upgrade-on-ICE-415824/
  • Boeing checks cabin system effect on smoke after 787 fire

    News | 21 Aug 2015 11:01 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Boeing is developing models to assess how environmental control systems might carry particles and gas from a fire in the emergency locator transmitter, in the wake of the Ethiopian Airlines 787 fire at London Heathrow.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-checks-cabin-system-effect-on-smoke-after-787-fire-415947/
  • Ethiopian 787 fire probe seeks assurance on battery defences

    News | 19 Aug 2015 09:00 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Investigators are seeking assurances that aircraft systems powered by lithium batteries are adequately protected against short-circuit, after formally attributing the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787 ground fire to thermal runway in the emergency locator transmitter.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ethiopian-787-fire-probe-seeks-assurance-on-battery-defences-415821/
  • ANALYSIS: Atlantic capacity creeps up despite weak yields

    News | 17 Aug 2015 10:57 | Edward Russell

    ​The question of demand continues to envelope the transatlantic market this year, as airlines continue to add capacity despite weak results in the first half.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Atlantic-capacity-creeps-up-despite-weak-yields-415514/
  • ERA joins call for more European UAV regulation

    News | 10 Aug 2015 16:44 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The UK-based European Regions Airlines Association has claimed that the safety of European airspace is threatened by the growing use of unmanned air vehicles, and has subsequently called for more regulation and control over their use.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ERA-joins-call-for-more-European-UAV-regulation-415543/
  • London Heathrow to test steeper glidepaths

    News | 10 Aug 2015 11:56 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​London Heathrow is to conduct trials with slightly steeper glidepaths from mid-September, raising the approach angle from 3° to 3.2°.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/London-Heathrow-to-test-steeper-glidepaths-415537/