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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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  • 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...


  • CASB issues Challenger emergency airworthiness directive


    Following three in-service reports of Bombardier Challeger 604s suffering fractured fastener heads on the inboard flap...


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  • 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 09:48

    ​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 10:16 | 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 18:13 | 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/
  • Dublin airport hits out at regulator plans to cut charges

    News | 11 Sep 2014 13:48 | Michael Gubisch

    ​Dublin’s airport operator has warned that traffic at Ireland’s main gateway will stagnate if a proposal by the country’s Commission for Aviation Regulation to lower airport charges is adopted.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Dublin-airport-hits-out-at-regulator-plans-to-cut-charges-403601/
  • ANALYSIS: How will volcanic ash be handled this time?

    News | 26 Aug 2014 15:00 | David Learmount

    ​​How will airlines cope this time if atmospheric volcanic ash clouds European airspace again?http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-will-volcanic-ash-be-handled-this-time-403009/