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  • Co-pilot 'intentionally' crashed Germanwings A320: Lufthansa CEO

    Lufthansa Group chief executive Carsten Spohr has acknowledged that the Germanwings Airbus A320 lost over the French Alps on 24 March appears to have been deliberately crashed by the co-pilot.

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  • Carriers urged to update terrain-alert software

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  • Allegiant pilots call for strike tomorrow

    News | 01 Apr 2015 19:21 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Allegiant Air pilots say they plan to go on strike tomorrow in a move that could ground more than 250 flights - an action that the carrier has called "illegal" under US airline labour law.
  • ANALYSIS: What will a Delta-Aeromexico joint venture offer?

    News | 01 Apr 2015 17:20 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​A planned joint venture between Delta Air Lines and Aeromexico will create a competitor on US-Mexico routes that can challenge the dominance of United Airlines and American Airlines, say Delta and Aeromexico.
  • Carriers urged to update terrain-alert software

    News | 01 Apr 2015 11:14 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Safety authorities are advising operators to ensure they have the latest software for enhanced ground-proximity warning systems, in the wake of the UPS freighter crash in Alabama.
  • ANALYSIS: What does improving cargo health mean for freighters

    News | 01 Apr 2015 08:26 | Richard Evans

    ​The air cargo market has had a tough time since the recession. Freight traffic fell nearly 10% across 2008 and 2009, rebounded 19% in 2010, but then stagnated for three years. In 2014, it finally saw sustained growth, with IATA announcing that freight tonne-kilometres (FTKs) were up 4.5%.
  • Tigerair Taiwan to have 24 aircraft in five years

    News | 01 Apr 2015 07:55 | Mavis Toh

    Tigerair Taiwan plans on having a fleet of 24 aircraft within five years of starting operations.
  • FAA fines Southwest for maintenance lapses

    News | 31 Mar 2015 19:35 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The US Federal Aviation Administration has fined Southwest Airlines $328,550 for violating regulations related to maintenance on a Boeing 737 and 717.