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FAA mulls pilot mental health screening

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is working with the commercial aviation and medical communities to study the emotional and mental health of its commercial … More ››

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Air traffic operations resume at Brussels

Belgian airspace partially reopened shortly after 2 pm local time after five hours of closure as controllers started to gradually bring systems back up. United … More ››

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Gridlocked Thailand to shelve open sky policy?

Thailand could restrict flights as fast growth risks dangerously overloading airspace and airport capacity, according to a high ranking aviation official. Thai transport minister Prajin … More ››

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Emirates, Airways NZ in training launch

Emirates Aviation University and Airways New Zealand and have officially opened their purpose-built air traffic control training facility in Dubai, one of the world’s largest … More ››

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Sabre’s Flight Explorer expands global tracking

Sabre has enhanced its AirCentre Flight Explorer solution using Planefinder data, offering additional coverage globally for aircraft position information as part of the Next Generation … More ››

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Security expert outlines cyber hack methods

Court documents have outlined how a security researcher allegedly hacked and commandeered a Boeing 737/800 passenger aircraft via its onboard entertainment system earlier this year. … More ››

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Rockwell Collins to develop NASA sonic boom display tool for pilots

Rockwell Collins has been awarded a two-year contract by NASA to develop a conceptual cockpit display that will provide a visual representation of sonic boom … More ››

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Malaysia launches AIRCOM FlightTracker

Malaysia Airlines will be the first carrier to implement global flight tracking using SITA OnAir’s AIRCOM FlightTracker, starting this summer. The airline has already conducted … More ››

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Airlines trial Rockwell Collins ARINC MultiLink

Rockwell Collins and nine undisclosed airlines from around the world have launched a trial programme for the company’s new ARINC MultiLink flight tracking service. The … More ››

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FLYHT inks AFIRS deal with African airline

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions has signed a contract for the Automated Flight Information Reporting System (AFIRS) 228 on a fleet of four A320 aircraft. The African-based … More ››

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