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  • EASA issues volcanic ash safety bulletin


    ​The European Aviation Safety Agency has issued a safety information bulletin (SIB) to prepare airlines, air navigation service providers and national aviation authorities for the procedures they would have to follow in the event that the seismic activity reported by Iceland becomes a major volcanic eruption.


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  • A350 training wins industry approval


    ​As Airbus A350 launch customer Qatar Airways prepares to put its aircraft into service next month, Toulouse,...


  • Euronaval: Italian Hero prepares for JARUS testing


    ​Sistemi Dinamici’s SD-150 Hero rotary unmanned air vehicle is preparing to undergo testing in the Czech Republic in...


  • IATA backs safety performance over documentary compliance


    ​The future of commercial air transport safety regulation and oversight should be based on carrier operational...


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  • EASA calls for vigilance amid investigation into Greek MRO school

    News | 11 Dec 2014 11:59 | Michael Gubisch

    European regulators are urging international aviation authorities to check the credentials of maintenance engineers who trained at a Greek aviation school that is under investigation following examination-fraud allegations.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EASA-calls-for-vigilance-amid-investigation-into-Greek-MRO-school-407007/
  • A350 training wins industry approval

    News | 27 Nov 2014 13:10 | David Learmount

    ​As Airbus A350 launch customer Qatar Airways prepares to put its aircraft into service next month, Toulouse, France-based Airbus Training sees its revolutionary “learning by discovery” pilot and engineer type-rating training system being put to the test for the first time.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/A350-training-wins-industry-approval-406533/
  • Euronaval: Italian Hero prepares for JARUS testing

    News | 28 Oct 2014 13:25 | Beth Stevenson

    ​Sistemi Dinamici’s SD-150 Hero rotary unmanned air vehicle is preparing to undergo testing in the Czech Republic in March to help facilitate the integration of UAVs into European airspace.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Euronaval-Italian-Hero-prepares-for-JARUS-testing-405329/
  • OPINION: Why IATA wants to end 'Tom and Jerry' regulation

    News | 03 Oct 2014 10:48

    ​National aviation authorities (NAA) face a dilemma. Aviation is getting much safer, implying big NAAs are not so necessary, but the industry is also getting larger and more technically and operationally complex, which seems to imply a need for more oversight.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Why-IATA-wants-to-end-Tom-and-Jerry-regulation-403899/
  • IATA backs safety performance over documentary compliance

    News | 17 Sep 2014 11:16 | David Learmount

    ​The future of commercial air transport safety regulation and oversight should be based on carrier operational performance, not on documentary compliance with regulatory minima, according to the International Air Transport Association’s regional director safety and operations for Europe, Giancarlo Buono.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IATA-backs-safety-performance-over-documentary-compliance-403770/
  • Foreign competition biggest worry for US airlines: Parker

    News | 16 Sep 2014 19:13 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Competition from foreign carriers remains US airlines’ biggest challenge even as the industry enjoys stability, says American Airlines Group chief executive Doug Parker.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Foreign-competition-biggest-worry-for-US-airlines-Parker-403755/