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Commission welcomes EP support on pilot hours

Europe’s transport chief said this week’s vote by the European Parliament on new pilot duty flight times opens the way for new stricter EU-wide rules … More ››

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UK welcomes new powers to tackle pilot fatigue

The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) said it welcomed today’s decision by the European Parliament to support harmonised flight time limits for pilots across Europe, … More ››

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EP vote puts safety at risk: Kallas

Brussels is warning that the vote by the European Parliament Transport Committee to reject new rules governing how long a pilot can fly puts at … More ››

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EU Parliament rejects flight time rules

European pilots and cabin crew have welcomed today’s decision of the EU Parliament Transport Committee to reject the Commission proposal for new flight time rules … More ››

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Airlines urge MEPs to back new pilot duty limits

The heads of the European airline associations AEA and ERA admit to ‘deep concern’ about today’s vote in the European Parliament’s transport’s committee which could … More ››

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European Parliament ready to decide on pilot flight time limits

The safety of millions of European air passengers will be subject to a decisive vote in the European Parliament (EP) on 30 September. At stake … More ››

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Parliament weighs in on pilot duty hours debate

Members of the European Parliament (EP) have been warned that not enough has been done to keep Europe’s sky safe and to protect the travelling … More ››

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Experts criticise EASA flight time proposal

The European Transport Safety Council (ETSC) urges EU decision-makers to ‘think carefully before giving final approval’ to the flight and duty time limitations rules proposed … More ››

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Jeppesen improves on mobile fatigue alerting

Jeppesen, a part of Boeing Commercial Aviation Services, has improved CrewAlert, the mobile app for airline crew for fatigue risk management. The enhanced CrewAlert app … More ››

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Aviation safety is not at risk: European airline groups

Airline associations have joined forces to insist that harmonised Flight Time Limitation (FTL) rules ensure utmost safety in the air. Flight and cabin crew unions … More ››

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