European pilots align cross-border strategy

The growth of transnational airlines operating throughout Europe, and further afield, has led pilots to recognise that they must cooperate even more closely and adopt … More ››

InFlight Labs to support airline GADSS needs

InFlight Labs have developed Smart ADT, an industry-first GADSS (Global Aeronautical Distress Safety System) compliant avionics interface which works with the aircraft’s communication system to trigger real-time tracking … More ››

Ryanair pilots signal birth of transnational group

Pilot unions and Ryanair company councils have joined forces in a bid to secure direct permanent employment contracts subject to local law, equal and transparent … More ››

FAA outlines impact of new airspace entrants

Small hobby drones will more than double from the current level of 1.1 million units to 2.4 million by 2022 while the commercial drone fleet … More ››

The Vision Thing

Two Airbus teams that have been working separately on a synthetic vision system (SVS) and a primary full-format flight display (PF3D) have come together to … More ››

SITAONAIR, DTN partnership adds weather alerting feature to AIRCOM FlightTracker tool

A weather-alerting feature, allowing flight dispatchers to avoid or anticipate weather disruption throughout flights, has been launched as a new feature of SITAONAIR’s AIRCOM FlightTracker, … More ››

Austro Control, Frequentis hail Homebriefing system success

Austrian ANSP Austro Control reports that it has been effectively processing flight plans and related data through its Homebriefing system which was successfully implemented with … More ››

UkSATSE, FAA mull return of US airlines

Ukraine’s UkSATSE and the United States’ Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) have started talks designed to allow US registered aircraft to resume operations in its airspace. … More ››

Canadian pilots alarmed at spike in accidents, warn incidents mirror cuts to safety oversight

Reduced aviation safety oversight by the Canadian government last year led to a significant spike in accidents and incidents involving commercial airlines, commuter aircraft and air taxi … More ››

Runway safety to be SPARC’s first focus

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) have signed a Memorandum of Collaboration (MoC) to establish a Global … More ››