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  • Crew talk suggests unease with ill-fated 747's load


    ​Cockpit-voice recordings indicate that the crew of the National Airlines Boeing 747-400 freighter which crashed in Afghanistan was concerned over the security of its heavy armoured vehicle load.


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  • PICTURE: Myanmar National Airlines takes delivery of first 737

    News | 12 Jun 2015 01:54 | Firdaus Hashim

    Myanmar National Airlines (MNA), formerly known as Myanma Airways, has taken delivery of its first Boeing 737-800 aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-Myanmar-National-Airlines-takes-delivery-of-first-737-413428/
  • ANALYSIS: How Europe's hardest-hit airports are driving growth

    News | 07 Apr 2015 09:00 | Oliver Clark

    Some of the European markets hardest hit by the recession, compounded by the debt and currency crisis in the eurozone that accompanied it, are now leading the pace of growth in the region.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-Europes-hardest-hit-airports-are-driving-growth-410675/
  • Crew talk suggests unease with ill-fated 747's load

    News | 04 Feb 2015 17:41 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Cockpit-voice recordings indicate that the crew of the National Airlines Boeing 747-400 freighter which crashed in Afghanistan was concerned over the security of its heavy armoured vehicle load.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Crew-talk-suggests-unease-with-ill-fated-747s-load-408697/
  • Shifting cargo likely damaged National 747's systems: NTSB

    News | 03 Feb 2015 21:56 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​A military vehicle carried in a National Airlines Boeing 747 broke free from restraints, punctured the aft pressure bulkhead and damaged control systems moments before the aircraft crashed in Afghanistan in 2013, according to documents release 3 February by the US National Transportation Safety Board.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Shifting-cargo-likely-damaged-National-747s-systems-NTSB-408652/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Myanma Airways signs for six ATR 72s

    News | 16 Jul 2014 10:55 | Graham Dunn

    ​Myanma Airways has confirmed its interest in ATR 72-600s, by placing orders for six of the type and options on six more at the Farnborough air show today.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Myanma-Airways-signs-for-six-ATR-72s-401637/
  • ANALYSIS: Why airline profits are maturing in 2014

    News | 12 Mar 2014 12:12 | Graham Dunn

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