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  • Sita Air Do-228-200 crash kills 19 in Nepal

    A Dornier Do-228-200 aircraft crashed three minutes after taking off from Tribhuvan airport in Kathmandu, a Nepal police spokesman confirms. The aircraft,...

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  • Nepalese carriers face blacklist scrutiny after latest crash

    European authorities are considering whether to blacklist Nepalese carriers after the latest in a series of fatal...

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  • ​ANALYSIS: Mobile technology critical to air transport players’ strategy

    News | 11 Jul 2014 09:00 | Martin Ferguson

    The importance of mobile connectivity was one of the hot topics at this year’s SITA Air Transport IT Summit in Brussels, hosted by Airline Business. Martin Ferguson reports.
  • IATA: Cockpit vulnerability remains key flight-track issue

    News | 02 Jun 2014 17:50 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Cockpit deactivation remains a vulnerability yet to be addressed in the IATA debate over flight-tracking spurred by the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines’ Boeing 777.
  • Assessment underlines Nepalese safety concerns

    News | 15 Apr 2014 10:31 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​European safety authorities have highlighted concerns about Nepalese carriers Sita Air and Nepal Airlines, following an assessment of the country’s air transport situation.
  • All Nepalese airlines blacklisted by Europe

    News | 05 Dec 2013 11:37 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​All Nepalese carriers have been blacklisted by the European Commission following a series of accidents involving regional operators from the Asian state.
  • Power loss unexplained in fatal Sita Air 228 crash

    News | 27 Aug 2013 16:16 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <p>Nepalese investigators have been unable to determine why a Dornier 228 lost thrust while climbing out of Kathmandu, leading the turboprop to stall and crash...
  • ICAO audit scrutinises Nepalese safety

    News | 12 Jul 2013 15:49 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <p>Safety monitors in Europe are awaiting the results of an ICAO audit in Nepal before deciding whether to put greater pressure on authorities to curb the country's...