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  • ​Air safety experts question MH370’s impact on data connectivity


    Aviation safety experts are dubious that the MH370 tragedy will spark urgent action to improve the data connectivity of airliners.


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  • EASA sets out new guidelines for cruise relief pilots

    News | 05 Nov 2014 15:01 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Europe’s safety authority is proposing to revise requirements for cruise relief pilots, partly in response to the fatal loss of Air France flight AF447.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EASA-sets-out-new-guidelines-for-cruise-relief-pilots-405673/
  • MH370: ICAO to hear case for triggered data bursts

    News | 12 May 2014 14:14 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​French delegates will tell an ICAO conference on aircraft tracking that constant real-time downloading of flight data is too complex to implement in the near future.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MH370-ICAO-to-hear-case-for-triggered-data-bursts-399157/
  • MH370 forces further revision of recorder strategy

    News | 06 May 2014 12:56 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Failure to locate the missing Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 has resulted in a further reinforcement of European proposals to increase flight recorder capabilities and aid aircraft detection.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MH370-forces-further-revision-of-recorder-strategy-398926/
  • ANALYSIS: The theories and fantasies about MH370

    News | 29 Apr 2014 15:48 | David Learmount

    The least unlikely cause for the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, based on what little is known about the final flight, is that a person with a sharp mind and a plan, but who was emotionally unbalanced, took control of the aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-theories-and-fantasies-about-MH370-398704/
  • MH370 enigma spurs ICAO to assess flight-tracking

    News | 09 Apr 2014 10:49 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​ICAO is to host a specially-convened industry gathering to discuss global flight-tracking of commercial aircraft in the wake of the disappearance of the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MH370-enigma-spurs-ICAO-to-assess-flight-tracking-398036/
  • ​Air safety experts question MH370’s impact on data connectivity

    News | 26 Mar 2014 07:43 | Greg Waldron

    Aviation safety experts are dubious that the MH370 tragedy will spark urgent action to improve the data connectivity of airliners.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-safety-experts-question-MH370s-impact-on-data-connectivity-397424/