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  • Collision alert overridden in serious Swiss airprox


    ​Pilots of a business jet obeyed an air traffic control instruction to descend, despite a contradictory collision-avoidance warning, aggravating a serious airprox incident in Swiss airspace.


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  • IN FOCUS: 2011 global airline safety performance


    Fatal accidents rose in frequency last year, yet the global fatalities total was relatively low. What trends lay behind...


  • Back-up crew minimised casualties on blazing Tu-154


    'Panic, stampede and confusion' led to evacuation of blazing Kolavia Tupolev taking twice as long as it should have


  • Inquiry confirms electrical arcing caused fatal Tu-154 fire


    Investigators have attributed the fatal blaze on a parked Kolavia Tupolev Tu-154B at Surgut to electrical arcing in a...


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  • Polish air force to acquire new VIP transports

    News | 16 Dec 2014 11:24 | Bartosz Glowacki

    Polish defence minister Tomasz Siemoniak has announced plans to purchase two VIP transport aircraft, each to be capable of carrying a maximum of 12-14 passengers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Polish-air-force-to-acquire-new-VIP-transports-407145/
  • Russian lessor seeks bankruptcy ruling for UTair

    News | 08 Dec 2014 11:12

    ​Russian lessor Avialeasing is attempting to have carrier UTair declared bankrupt as it pursues allegations of unpaid debts.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russian-lessor-seeks-bankruptcy-ruling-for-UTair-406846/
  • ANALYSIS: MH17 Previous shoot-down incidents or attempts

    News | 24 Jul 2014 11:22 | David Learmount

    Starting with the most recent, this list includes some of the civil aircraft that have been shot down when carrying out normal business in non-combat airspace. Many more have been downed in combat zones or areas in which rebels were active.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-MH17-Previous-shoot-down-incidents-or-attempts-401968/
  • Collision alert overridden in serious Swiss airprox

    News | 11 Nov 2013 10:43 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Pilots of a business jet obeyed an air traffic control instruction to descend, despite a contradictory collision-avoidance warning, aggravating a serious airprox incident in Swiss airspace.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Collision-alert-overridden-in-serious-Swiss-airprox-392806/
  • MAKS: Alrosa selects LHT for component support

    News | 30 Aug 2013 11:14 | Michael Gubisch

    Russia's Alrosa Airlines has contracted Lufthansa Technik to provide component support for its Boeing 737 fleet. At the MAKS air show in Moscow, the...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MAKS-Alrosa-selects-LHT-for-component-support-390026/
  • Moskovia to lease two 737 freighters

    News | 01 Aug 2013 13:49 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <p>Russian carrier Moskovia has agreed to lease a pair of Boeing 737-400 freighters from lessor Avialeasing.</p><p>Avialeasing says the agreement for the two...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Moskovia-to-lease-two-737-freighters-389009/