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  • Would two-crew cockpit rule prevent another Germanwings tragedy?


    Among the many repercussions of the shocking revelation that Germanwings flight 9525 was deliberately crashed by co-pilot Andreas Lubitz while alone at the controls, the most immediate has been a move to require that there be two crew members in a cockpit at all times.


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  • Quest clinches Garmin autopilot approval for Kodiak


    Quest Aircraft has secured approval from the US Federal Aviation Administration for the integration of the Garmin GFC...


  • OSHKOSH: Safe Flight unveils AoA


    ​Safe Flight has unveiled its answer to the challenge set by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to...


  • ​C-130 crash crew had no terrain warning


    Terrain-warning settings on a Norwegian air force C-130J were not adequate to detect the presence of Sweden’s...


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  • Would two-crew cockpit rule prevent another Germanwings tragedy?

    News | 27 Mar 2015 15:34 | Dan Thisdell

    Among the many repercussions of the shocking revelation that Germanwings flight 9525 was deliberately crashed by co-pilot Andreas Lubitz while alone at the controls, the most immediate has been a move to require that there be two crew members in a cockpit at all times.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Would-two-crew-cockpit-rule-prevent-another-Germanwings-tragedy-410643/
  • 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/
  • Quest clinches Garmin autopilot approval for Kodiak

    News | 08 Sep 2014 16:47 | Kate Sarsfield

    Quest Aircraft has secured approval from the US Federal Aviation Administration for the integration of the Garmin GFC 700 automatic fight control system in the Kodiak single-engined turboprop.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Quest-clinches-Garmin-autopilot-approval-for-Kodiak-403441/
  • OSHKOSH: Safe Flight unveils AoA

    News | 27 Jul 2014 19:42 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Safe Flight has unveiled its answer to the challenge set by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to dramatically reduce low-altitude stalls in general aviation.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OSHKOSH-Safe-Flight-unveils-AoA-402049/
  • AUVSI: Safe Flight sensors promise UAV safety boost

    News | 12 May 2014 12:25 | Caitlin Lee

    ​US-based Safe Flight Instrument (booth 2346) is showcasing two technologies to boost the performance and safety of unmanned air vehicles (UAVs).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AUVSI-Safe-Flight-sensors-promise-UAV-safety-boost-399116/
  • Boeing obtains licence to supply spares to Iran

    News | 07 Apr 2014 14:18 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Boeing has secured approval to supply aircraft parts to Iranian companies under the terms of an international agreement negotiated last year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-obtains-licence-to-supply-spares-to-Iran-397912/