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  • Six accused in 1992 Air Inter Strasbourg crash acquitted, Airbus and Air France ordered to pay compensation

    <A href="" target=_blank>According to various news wires</A>, the French court investigating the 1992 Air Inter fatal crash Airbus A320 crash near Strasbourg has cleared the six defendants of manslaughter charges, but has found Airbus and Air Inter parent Air France liable for damages.<BR><BR>The Colmar tribunal has acquitted the representatives from air traffic control, airline and aviation safety agency of criminal charges they had faced in a case brought by the relatives of 87 people that <A href="">were killed as the A320 crashed into Mt Ste Odile on 20 January 1992</A>. The aircraft had not been fitted with terrain avoidance equipment.<BR><BR>But the court found the manufacturer and operator liable and has ordered them to pay as-yet-undetirmined compensation to the

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  • Video: January 1992 Air Inter Mt Saint Odile crash manslaughter verdict expected 7 November in Colmar

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    <P><STRONG><FONT size=1>By Justin Wastnage in London</FONT></STRONG></P> <P>Europe's human rights watchdog has issued...

  • France prosecutes six over 1992 Air Inter crash

    <P>Six French aviation officials will go on trial in May over the fatal crash 14 years ago of an Air Inter Airbus A320...

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  • ANALYSIS: Overcapacity fears loom amid Spanish market recovery

    News | 19 Jan 2015 15:29 | Kerry Reals

    After hitting rock bottom in 2013, the Spanish airline market is showing signs of life. There is still a long way to go before its former peak is regained, but concerns about the possibility of overcapacity are already emerging.
  • Volotea confirms Asturias as first Spanish base

    News | 16 Dec 2014 12:35 | Kerry Reals

    Spanish low-cost carrier Volotea has confirmed that Asturias will become its first base in its home country, from which it will operate seven domestic routes.
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    News | 15 Dec 2014 16:51 | Michael Gubisch

    Leisure carrier SunExpress has disclosed a range of new routes for the summer 2015 schedule.
  • Volotea to open first Spanish base and expand fleet

    News | 01 Dec 2014 14:32 | Kerry Reals

    Spanish low-cost carrier Volotea is considering opening a base in its home country for the first time, and will next year add four aircraft to its fleet.
  • Volotea to serve Marseilles and Tel Aviv from Venice

    News | 27 Nov 2014 12:28 | Niall O'Keeffe

    Volotea has added two further new destinations to the six it has already revealed it will launch from Venice next year.
  • Volotea to add six routes from Venice

    News | 09 Oct 2014 11:57 | Oliver Clark

    ​Volotea plans to open six new routes and base seven Boeing 717s at Venice Marco Polo airport from April 2015.