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  • Painted Black: a study of the EU unsafe airlines ban


    Just over 90 airlines have been named, shamed and banned – until their safety improves – from EU skies, while pressure...


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  • Europe extends blanket airline ban to Kyrgyzstan

    News | 12 Oct 2006 15:54 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <body lang=EN-US style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span lang=EN-GB style='mso-ansi-language:EN-GB'>Safety regulators have extended to <st1:country-region w:st="on"><st1:country-region u1:st="on"><st1:country-region u2:st="on">Kyrgyzstan</st1:country-region></st1:country-region></st1:country-region> an outright ban from operating within <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:place u3:st="on">Europe</st1:place></st1:place></st1:place>, the sixth country to come under a blanket prohibition since the European Commission’s (EC) creation of its airline ‘blacklist’ earlier this year.<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span lang=EN-GB style='mso-ansi-language:EN-GB'>All carriers under the regulatory oversight of <st1:country-region w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on"><st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:cohttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Europe-extends-blanket-airline-ban-to-Kyrgyzstan-297170/
  • SN Brussels resumes Kigali service

    News | 09 May 2006 16:26 | Kerry Reals

    <body lang=EN-US style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>SN Brussels Airlines today resumed non-stop flights between <st1:City u1:st="on"><st1:City u2:st="on">Brussels</st1:City></st1:City> and <st1:City u1:st="on"><st1:City u3:st="on">Kigali</st1:City></st1:City> in <st1:country-region u1:st="on"><st1:country-region u4:st="on">Rwanda</st1:country-region></st1:country-region>, following a two-and-a-half month suspension of service stemming from a three-day grounding of one of the carrier’s aircraft in <st1:City u1:st="on"><st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:City u5:st="on"><st1:place u5:st="on">Kigali</st1:place></st1:City></st1:place></st1:City> by Rwandan authorities.<span lang=EN-GB style='mso-ansi-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p> <u2:p></u2:p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>An SN Brussels spokesman says the carrierhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SN-Brussels-resumes-Kigali-service-295769/
  • Painted Black: a study of the EU unsafe airlines ban

    News | 06 Apr 2006 14:29

    Just over 90 airlines have been named, shamed and banned – until their safety improves – from EU skies, while pressure grows for an international blacklisthttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Painted-Black-a-study-of-the-EU-unsafe-airlines-ban-205841/
  • Europe poised to publish blacklist

    News | 14 Mar 2006 00:00

    Suspect airlines identified, but legislators fear retaliation from nations with proscribed carriershttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Europe-poised-to-publish-blacklist-205409/
  • SN Brussels reverses decision to resume Rwanda service

    News | 07 Mar 2006 15:47 | Kerry Reals

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'>SN Brussels Airlines reversed its decision to resume service between <st1:City u1:st="on"><st1:City u2:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on">Brussels</st1:City></st1:City></st1:City> and <st1:City u1:st="on"><st1:City u3:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on">Kigali</st1:City></st1:City></st1:City> in <st1:country-region u1:st="on"><st1:country-region u4:st="on"><st1:country-region w:st="on">Rwanda</st1:country-region></st1:country-region></st1:country-region> on 4 March because it is still in discussions with Rwandan authorities regarding the three-day grounding of one of its aircraft in <st1:City u1:st="on"><st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:City u5:st="on"><st1:place u5:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Kigali</st1:place></st1:City></st1:place></st1:City></st1:place></st1:http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SN-Brussels-reverses-decision-to-resume-Rwanda-service-294373/
  • SN Brussels to resume Rwanda service tomorrow

    News | 03 Mar 2006 14:38 | Kerry Reals

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'>SN Brussels Airlines will tomorrow resume its twice-weekly service to <st1:City u1:st="on"><st1:City u2:st="on">Kigali</st1:City></st1:City> in <st1:country-region u1:st="on"><st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:country-region u3:st="on"><st1:place u3:st="on">Rwanda</st1:place></st1:country-region></st1:place></st1:country-region>, temporarily suspended after Rwandan authorities grounded one of its aircraft for three days on 21 February.<u2:p></u2:p></span></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'>An SN Brussels spokesman says the carrier has decided to resume the service after a “constructive meeting” with the Rwandan civil aviation authority yesterday.</span></p> <p class=Msohttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SN-Brussels-to-resume-Rwanda-service-tomorrow-296221/