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  • Airbus examining open-cowl cockpit warning for A320neo


    ​Airbus is considering implementing a cockpit-warning system for the A320neo which would alert pilots if the engine fan-cowl doors are not secure.


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  • Korean to be first to fit A330 runway-overrun protection


    ​Korean Air is to be the first carrier to implement an anti-overrun system on its Airbus A330s, after the technology...


  • Boeing 737 could edge A320 on 2015 deliveries


    Airbus is facing the possibility of its A320 family being pushed into second place on full-year deliveries, for the...




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  • Airbus examining open-cowl cockpit warning for A320neo

    News | 27 Jul 2015 13:54 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Airbus is considering implementing a cockpit-warning system for the A320neo which would alert pilots if the engine fan-cowl doors are not secure.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-examining-open-cowl-cockpit-warning-for-A320neo-415047/
  • ANALYSIS: 2015 safety record marred by non-accidents

    News | 27 Jul 2015 09:04 | David Learmount

    The last 18 months have changed perceptions of air traveller safety. The good news is that there continue to be very few serious fatal airline accidents, but that has been offset by three disastrous events that were not accidental.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-2015-safety-record-marred-by-non-accidents-414522/
  • Korean to be first to fit A330 runway-overrun protection

    News | 20 Jul 2015 08:04 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Korean Air is to be the first carrier to implement an anti-overrun system on its Airbus A330s, after the technology secured certification on the type.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Korean-to-be-first-to-fit-A330-runway-overrun-protection-414789/
  • No need to revise cockpit door rules after A320 crash: EASA

    News | 17 Jul 2015 11:01 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​European safety authorities believe there is no need to amend requirements on secure cockpit doors in the wake of the Germanwings Airbus A320 crash.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/No-need-to-revise-cockpit-door-rules-after-A320-crash-EASA-414747/
  • ​ANALYSIS: VietJet’s fatal flirtation with long-haul, low-cost

    News | 17 Jul 2015 03:21 | Greg Waldron

    Vietnamese low-cost carrier VietJet Air used the Paris Air Show to restate its interest in launching a long-haul operation, but the carrier’s modest international footprint suggests that such a venture will not make sense for several years – if ever.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-VietJets-fatal-flirtation-with-long-haul-low-cost-414701/
  • China Southern to launch two new Japan routes in August

    News | 14 Jul 2015 04:06 | Mavis Toh

    China Southern Airlines has applied to Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) to launch two new services to Japan in August.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/China-Southern-to-launch-two-new-Japan-routes-in-August-414597/