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  • London helicopter crash report criticises construction regulations


    A helicopter pilot died because the AgustaWestland AW109E he was flying hit a crane on a building under construction beside the river Thames in London while it was partially obscured by cloud, according to the UK Air Accidents Investigation Branch.


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  • Remote tower technology receives final approval


    ​Saab, partnered with the Swedish Air Navigation Service Provider (LFV), have received final operational approval...


  • Airbus Defence teams with Tata for Indian Air Force bid


    ​Airbus Defence and Space has announced it is teaming up with Tata Advanced Systems (TASL) to bid to replace the...


  • NTSB says Part 135 accidents are up


    The US National Transportation Safety Board's preliminary report on aviation accidents in 2013 shows accidents...


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  • Remote tower technology receives final approval

    News | 03 Nov 2014 17:57 | David Learmount

    ​Saab, partnered with the Swedish Air Navigation Service Provider (LFV), have received final operational approval from the Swedish Transport Agency for the remote operation of Örnsköldsvik airport from Sundsvall, Sweden.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Remote-tower-technology-receives-final-approval-405562/
  • Virgin to train MPL students for widebody fleet

    News | 30 Oct 2014 15:59 | David Learmount

    Virgin Atlantic has announced its first ab initio pilot-training programme aimed at attracting young cadets into a commercial airline career.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Virgin-to-train-MPL-students-for-widebody-fleet-405445/
  • Airbus Defence teams with Tata for Indian Air Force bid

    News | 28 Oct 2014 13:47 | David Learmount

    ​Airbus Defence and Space has announced it is teaming up with Tata Advanced Systems (TASL) to bid to replace the Indian Air Force´s fleet of British Aerospace/Avro 748 small tactical transport aircraft with the Airbus C295 twin turboprop medium airlifter. The main competitor is for the bid is Alenia Aermacchi with its C27J Spartanhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-Defence-teams-with-Tata-for-Indian-Air-Force-bid-405328/
  • MPL students bust transfer myth

    News | 22 Oct 2014 10:55 | David Learmount

    A group of UK multi-crew pilot licence (MPL) trainees dropped by their sponsoring carrier because of restructuring were immediately taken on by another airline, busting the “myth” that an MPL is not transferable, according to CTC Aviation chief commercial officer Anthony Petteford.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MPL-students-bust-transfer-myth-405066/
  • NBAA: Flight Safety Foundation highlights bizav credentials

    News | 19 Oct 2014 15:58 | David Learmount

    ​In an effort to convince the business aviation community that its services are not just for airlines, the Flight Safety Foundation is highlighting the safety tools it offers to corporate and business jet operators.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NBAA-Flight-Safety-Foundation-highlights-bizav-credentials-404907/
  • NTSB says Part 135 accidents are up

    News | 01 Oct 2014 12:04 | David Learmount

    The US National Transportation Safety Board's preliminary report on aviation accidents in 2013 shows accidents involving operations under federal air regulations Part 131 have increased compared with the previous year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NTSB-says-Part-135-accidents-are-up-404301/