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Pilots issue wake-up call on ‘ultra-safe’ industry

European pilots are calling on decision makers to stop spreading “alternative truths” and instead recognise that not all airlines honour the same safety culture principles … More ››

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Wake-based procedure boosts Dubai capacity

Dubai Air Navigation Services (DANS) has successfully implemented the innovative Approach Peak Offload (APO) procedure that has led to an increase from 33.2 to 34.8 … More ››

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CAAS teams with EASA on wake turbulence

The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) have signed a Working Arrangement (WA) to conduct a study of … More ››

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Dubai expands AVTECH wake vortex work

AVTECH Middle East has been awarded three options to the previously communicated key contract with Dubai Airports and DANS – Serco on the study of … More ››

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Wake re-categorization begins at Louisville

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has expanded wake re-categorisation (RECAT) standards to Louisville International Airport-Standiford Field, writes Focus FAA. Read More On RECAT That … More ››

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FAA makes progress on wake turbulence

The US Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) efforts to boost runway throughput continue apace, according to Bob Poole of the Reason Foundation. Read More: Fall In … More ››

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AVTECH awarded Dubai wake vortex work

AVTECH Middle East has been awarded a minimum 14 month key contract with Dubai Airports to study the behaviour of wake vortex generated by aircraft … More ››

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DLR develops novel wake vortex mitigation

Current safety considerations related to wake vortices force pilots of small and medium-sized aircraft to maintain a separation of about 10 kilometres from heavier planes … More ››

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New wake separation rules hold capacity key

New wake turbulence separation standards could play a crucial part in developing ‘super density’ operations at established major US airports in future. The Federal Aviation … More ››

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AVTECH wins wake vortex business

AVTECH has signed two new agreements in the wake vortex area through its associated company AVTECH Middle East. The first is on establishing the strength … More ››

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