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  • MH17: Dutch authority takes over as lead investigator

    Dutch investigators are to assume the lead role in the inquiry into the loss of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine.

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  • ​ATSB: ATC error led to mis-labelling of aircraft for 27 minutes

    News | 26 Mar 2015 02:50 | Greg Waldron

    The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) has attributed a 2012 loss of separation assurance incident to the improper labelling of a Virgin Australia Boeing 737-800 aircraft on air traffic control (ATC) displays.
  • ANALYSIS: Flymojo, international airline of mystery

    News | 23 Mar 2015 02:27 | Greg Waldron

    Last week’s Langkawi International Aerospace & Maritime (LIMA) Exhibition was an unlikely venue for the birth of a new airline, Flymojo, and its letter of intent for up to 40 Bombardier CS100 aircraft.
  • Credit Agricole CIB closes JOLCO on Air France A320

    News | 20 Mar 2015 16:31 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Credit Agricole CIB has closed financing on a 2009-vintage Airbus A320 for Air France.
  • Turkish prices inaugural $328m EETC in 4% range

    News | 19 Mar 2015 19:28 | Edward Russell

    ​Turkish Airlines has priced its inaugural $328 million secured enhanced equipment trust certificate (EETC) notes with a 4.2% coupon.
  • ANALYSIS: That pilot shortage – will it prove to be another mirage?

    News | 12 Mar 2015 10:24 | David Learmount

    ​Aircraft order backlog figures show airlines are investing in unprecedented numbers of new aircraft, but not in the skilled trades that are still needed to maintain and fly them. As a result the global ab-initio training industry may have insufficient capacity to cope with demand when the existing rather shallow pool of skilled personnel starts to dry up.
  • Air Canada launches $1bn private EETC for nine 787s

    News | 11 Mar 2015 15:42 | Edward Russell

    ​Air Canada has launched a $1.03 billion private enhanced equipment trust certificate (EETC) issue.