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  • Flights cancelled: Top 12 recent airline collapses


    ​With the 6 February announcement that Polish regional carrier EuroLOT would stop flying from the beginning of April, airline casualties are back in the news.


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    Investigators found that the captain of a Merpati Nusantara Indonesian Aerospace NC 212-200 was unable to prevent a...


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  • ANALYSIS: 2015 safety record marred by non-accidents

    News | 27 Jul 2015 09:04 | David Learmount

    The last 18 months have changed perceptions of air traveller safety. The good news is that there continue to be very few serious fatal airline accidents, but that has been offset by three disastrous events that were not accidental.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-2015-safety-record-marred-by-non-accidents-414522/
  • Joy MA60 accident likely to be type's fifth hull loss

    News | 11 May 2015 03:05 | Aaron Chong

    The runway excursion of a Joy Air Avic MA60 aircraft on 10 May is but the latest in a long series of accidents involving the troubled turboprop.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Joy-MA60-accident-likely-to-be-types-fifth-hull-loss-412141/
  • Flights cancelled: Top 12 recent airline collapses

    News | 13 Feb 2015 14:22 | Dan Thisdell

    ​With the 6 February announcement that Polish regional carrier EuroLOT would stop flying from the beginning of April, airline casualties are back in the news.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flights-cancelled-Top-12-recent-airline-collapses-408853/
  • ​ANALYSIS: QZ8501 bucks improving Indonesian safety trend

    News | 30 Dec 2014 07:16 | Greg Waldron

    The loss of AirAsia Indonesia flight QZ8501 on 28 December follows a year in which Indonesian airlines improved their safety record.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-QZ8501-bucks-improving-Indonesian-safety-trend-407519/
  • ANALYSIS: Airline start-ups and failures Q1 2014

    News | 17 Apr 2014 15:06 | Graham Dunn

    Airline start-ups outweighed collapses during the first quarter of 2014, continuing the trend that developed last year as the economic climate brightened.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Airline-start-ups-and-failures-Q1-2014-398294/
  • Crashed MA60 pilot set throttle below flight-idle

    News | 14 Feb 2014 16:02 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Indonesian investigators have determined that both power levers on a Merpati Nusantara Xian Aircraft MA60 had been retarded to the beta range before the aircraft landed hard at Kupang’s El Tari airport and broke up.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Crashed-MA60-pilot-set-throttle-below-flight-idle-395993/