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Indonesia on alert for possible MH370 wreckage

Indonesian authorities have been put on alert should any debris from the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 be found washed up along its coastline. In … More ››

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Air France to evaluate Taxibot taxiing system

Air France has signed a deal to evaluate the new Taxibot system developed by Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and TLD Group. The TaxiBot, a semi-robotic, … More ››

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CDG readies for new RECAT standards

A new European specification relating to wake turbulence categorisation and separation minima, called RECAT-EU, is now ready for deployment and will launch at Paris Charles … More ››

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Honeywell bizav 10-year forecast eyes 4% annual average growth

Honeywell is forecasting up to 9,450 new business jet deliveries worth $280 billion from 2014 to 2024. The 2014 Honeywell outlook reflects an approximate 7 … More ››

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airBaltic completes green AMBER project

Latvian airline airBaltic together with its consortium partners AirbusProSky and Latvijas Gaisa Satiksme have completed the AMBER project under the Atlantic Interoperability Initiative to Reduce … More ››

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Liping to enhance airspace safety, efficiency

Last month’s demonstration flight of required navigation procedures (RNP) AR was successfully performed at Liping Airport with an Airbus A320 aircraft belonging to China Eastern. … More ››

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Asia, LatAm fastest-growing market: IATA

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has published its first 20-year passenger growth forecast, projecting that passenger numbers are expected to reach 7.3 billion by … More ››

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True Heading?

What will the airline industry come up with in terms of global flight tracking solutions? Is it truly committed to a huge leap in situation … More ››

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Industry mulls real-time distress tracking

Global aviation is looking at ways to broadcast automatic alerts once an aircraft goes off course through an escalating series of triggered alarms. Speaking at … More ››

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Tracing The Future

Steve Winter assesses what issues UN aviation agency ICAO faces in assessing global tracking technologies following the loss of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 In response … More ››

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