Category Archives: Airlines

FAA lifts Tel Aviv flight ban

The United States Federal Aviation Administration has lifted its restrictions on US airline flights into and out of Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport by cancelling a … More ››

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MH17 exposes failure of airspace risk regime

War torn countries are the least likely to be able to conduct an honest appraisal of how dangerous their airspace is, according to a European … More ››

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MH370 chief to lead MH17 repatriation effort

Australia’s prime minister has appointed the retired air chief marshal who has headed the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 as his special … More ››

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Seeking Global Leadership

The British Airline Pilots’ Association (BALPA) has today said that global leadership from the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is urgently needed to respond to … More ››

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Calls grow for global review of airspace risk

Governments must take the lead in reviewing how risk assessments for flying over conflict zones are made, according to an airline industry chief. Tony Tyler, … More ››

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ICAO accident team begins Ukraine mission

Accident investigation experts from the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) arrived in the Ukraine over the weekend to begin assisting their Ukrainian counterparts with the … More ››

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FSF calls for high-level #MH17 summit

The Flight Safety Foundation today requested that the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) call for a high-level ministerial meeting to review the systems in place … More ››

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Cockpit invention promises to boost pilot spatial awareness

An Australian pilot stands to revolutionise the global aviation industry with his world-first idea for a cockpit lighting system that could solve the problem of … More ››

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air berlin to develop camera-guided parking

airberlin technik is to develop an innovative anti-collision monitoring technology for the manoeuvring of aircraft on the ground in collaboration with WheelTug plc and FTI … More ››

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Malaysian Airlines MH17 flying above perceived danger level

European aviation authorities have confirmed that the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was flying 1,000 ft above what was judged to be dangerous airspace due … More ››

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