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Happy 14th Birthday FlightAware!

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Happy Birthday Flightaware! May you have many more! (flightaware.com) Mehr...

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Capt Sullenberger criticizing Boeing and FAA

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Capt. Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger says the FAA’s handling of the deadly crashes of two Boeing 737 Max 8 jetliners in just five months has damaged the United States’ longstanding “credibility as leaders in aviation.” Sullenberger is a retired airline pilot who famously landed his US Airways jet — an Airbus 320 — in the icy Hudson River off Manhattan in January 2009, after hitting a flock of geese and losing power in both engines. All 155 people on board the plane survived. (www.newsandguts.com) Mehr...

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Cockpit voice recorder of doomed Lion Air jet depicts pilots' frantic search for fix

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The pilots of a doomed Lion Air Boeing 737 MAX scoured a handbook as they struggled to understand why the jet was lurching downwards, but ran out of time before it hit the water, three people with knowledge of the cockpit voice recorder contents said. (uk.reuters.com) Mehr...

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Boeing 777 Diverts due to Front cargo hold fire alarm

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A British Airways #BA174 declared an emergency and diverted to St. John’s due to fire alarm. (www.airlive.net) Mehr...

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Boeing 747 Freighter Tips Over Backwards After Being Improperly Unloaded in Qatar

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Consider it a lesson in why you should always, always read the manual: A Boeing 747 freighter aircraft got tail-happy in an unexpected way at Qatar's Doha International Airport, when a weight imbalance reportedly brought about by improper unloading procedures caused it to tip backwards onto its tail and thrust the nose of the jumbo jet into the air. (www.thedrive.com) Mehr...

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Pilots trained for one hour on ipad - 737 Max 8

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Pilots received one hour of training on an iPad for new 737 Max 8 because it was considered to be the same type rating as 737-800 (qz.com) Mehr...

  • 39

Air Canada grounds its Boeing Max 8s until at least July 1

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MONTREAL — Air Canada says it intends to remove its grounded Boeing 737 Max 8 jets from service until at least July 1 in order to provide more certainty for passengers that wish to book flights in the coming months. (montrealgazette.com) Mehr...

  • 37

Doomed Boeing Jets Lacked 2 Safety Features That Company Sold Only as Extras

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"One of the optional upgrades, the angle of attack indicator, displays the readings of the two sensors. The other, called a disagree light, is activated if those sensors are at odds with one another." (www.nytimes.com) Mehr...

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Trump to nominate ex-Delta pilot Steve Dickson as FAA head

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With the Federal Aviation Administration facing mounting scrutiny domestically and overseas, the White House said it plans to nominate Steve Dickson, a former senior Delta Air Lines official, as permanent head of the agency. The pick comes as the FAA is struggling to regain its footing after two deadly crashes of Boeing 737 MAX jetliners within five months, tragedies that have prompted questions about the agency’s safety approvals of the models. Dickson couldn’t immediately be reached for… (www.foxnews.com) Mehr...

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Extra pilot averted disaster on previous Boeing 737 Max 8 flight - report

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(CNN)An off-duty pilot in the cockpit of a Boeing 737 Max 8 jet jumped in to help crew disable a malfunctioning flight-control system as it experienced difficulties in October, according to Bloomberg. The next day, with a different crew, the same plane crashed into the sea off Jakarta, killing all 189 people on board. (www.cnn.com) Mehr...

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FBI is joining criminal investigation into certification of Boeing 737MAX

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The FBI has joined the criminal investigation into the certification of the Boeing 737 MAX, lending its considerable resources to an inquiry already conducted by the U.S. Department of Transportation agents, according to people familiar with the matter. (www.seattletimes.com) Mehr...

  • 29

Next-generation satellites gave federal officials key data in Boeing 737 Max investigation

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Known as an Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast system, or ADS-B, Aireon’s technology in space constantly and passively receives information from any aircraft equipped with an ADS-B transponder – essentially an antenna on a plane that is sending flight data to space. (www.cnbc.com) Mehr...

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Boeing is haunted by a 50-year-old feature of 737 jets

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First introduced in West Germany as a short-hop commuter jet in the early Cold War, the Boeing 737-100 had folding metal stairs attached to the fuselage that passengers climbed to board before airports had jetways. (www.miamiherald.com) Mehr...

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Senate panel to hold aviation safety hearing after two Boeing 737 Max crashes

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A US Senate committee plans a hearing on 27 March on aviation safety after two fatal Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft crashes since October, and said it will also schedule a hearing with Boeing and other manufacturers, officials said on Wednesday. The hearing on federal oversight on commercial aviation by the Senate commerce subcommittee on aviation and space will include the US Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) acting administrator, Dan Elwell, National Transportation Safety Board chairman,… (www.theguardian.com) Mehr...

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Sobering images of Ethiopian Boeing 737 Max 8 ET-02 crash site

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The airplane departed Addis Ababa-Bole Airport runway 07R at 0838LT and climbed to an altitude of 9,000 feet in good weather conditions. In unknown circumstances, the airplane went out of control and disintegrated in a uninhabited area located in the region of Debre Zeit (Bishoftu), about 30 km southeast of Bole Airport. A huge crater was found at the point of impact and the aircraft was totally destroyed. None of the 157 occupants survived. Apparently, the crew encountered unknown problems and… (www.baaa-acro.com) Mehr...

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Jet Airways: Pilots Will Stop Flying On April 1st If Salaries Remain Unpaid

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Troubles continue to mount for Jet Airways as their financial state continues to worsen. In addition to their inability to pay off debt, Jet Airways is facing a pilot strike if they cannot pay salaries. Jet Airways’ pilots have set the deadline to receive salaries by April 1, 2019. (simpleflying.com) Mehr...

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Several pilots who fly planes for Amazon Air said they thought an accident was inevitable.

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The rapid growth of Amazon's air-cargo empire, coupled with low pay, has led to inexperienced pilots in the cockpit, veteran pilots said, adding that it could lead to safety problems. The pilots described difficulties in attracting experienced pilots, training they considered shoddy, experience with fatigue, plummeting morale, and pay that's considerably lower than at other cargo carriers. (www.businessinsider.com) Mehr...

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Passengers Banned From Drinking on UK Flights

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In an effort to combat the number of disruptive incidents in the cabin, travelers will now no longer be able to consume their duty-free alcohol while flying. This new ruling has been introduced from World Duty Free and will see spirits and alcohol placed in sealed bags that cannot be easily opened. (www.flyertalk.com) Mehr...

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Remembering Flydubai 981 at Rostov-on-Don 3 years ago

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Flydubai Flight 981 was a scheduled international passenger flight that crashed during an aborted landing at Rostov-on-Don Airport, Russia, on 19 March 2016, resulting in the deaths of all 62 passengers and crew on board. The flight, operated with a Boeing 737-800 aircraft, had originated from Dubai International Airport, in the United Arab Emirates. The weather at Rostov was poor at the time. Flight 981 aborted its first landing attempt and went into a holding pattern for nearly two hours… (en.wikipedia.org) Mehr...

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StarLux Airlines orders 17 Airbus A350s

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StarLux Airlines of Taiwan has signed a firm order with Airbus for 17 wide body aircraft, comprising 12 A350-1000s and five A350-900s. The new airline plans to deploy these aircraft on its premier long-haul services from Taipei to Europe and North America, as well as selected destinations within the Asia-Pacific region. At the end of February 2019, the A350 XWB Family had received 852 firm orders from 48 customers worldwide, making it one of the most successful widebody aircraft ever. (worldairlinenews.com) Mehr...

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TAP Air Portugal 2020 Route Plans: Atlanta, Houston, Los Angeles and Montreal

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TAP Air Portugal is growing their transatlantic route network significantly this year. This is largely thanks to the airline acquiring new aircraft which will fuel this growth. This includes the airline getting 20 Airbus A330-900neo aircraft plus 14 Airbus A321LR aircraft. In 2019 alone, the airline is adding service from Lisbon to Chicago, San Francisco, and Washington. On top of that, the airline is adding flights from Porto to Newark, which will be the first transatlantic route with the… (onemileatatime.com) Mehr...

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Air Europa crew involved in a shootout at Caracas, Venezuela

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After their flight last Sunday, an Air Europa crew took a shuttle service from Simón Bolívar (Caracas) Airport, Venezuela to their downtown hotel when suddenly their transport was surrounded by three motorcycles. The assailants attacked and tried to rob the crew. Private security guards engaged the robbers resulting in a shootout. None of the crew members got injured but the crew refused to stay at the hotel. Instead, a police convoy brought them – and the return crew – back to the airport where… (www.aviation24.be) Mehr...

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All Nippon Airways Receives First Airbus A380

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All Nippon Airways (ANA) has secured another milestone in its history through the delivery of its first of three Airbus A380s, at the Airbus Delivery Center in Toulouse. (airwaysmag.com) Mehr...

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FAA disregarded security flaws during the certification of Boeing 737 MAX, sources claim

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According to the Seattle Times, FAA managers forced their employees working on the aircraft's certification to delegate a wide of range of their responsibilities to Boeing itself for the safety assessment 737 MAXs. (airlinerwatch.com) Mehr...

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Boeing didn’t want to re-engine the 737

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With nearly 400 Boeing 737 MAXes grounded across the globe, few will remember that Boeing didn’t really want to do the MAX. (leehamnews.com) Mehr...

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Federal investigators reportedly suspect that pilot error played a role in the fatal Amazon Air cargo crash

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Inspectors with the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) suspect that pilot error — not aircraft malfunctions — led to the deadly Atlas Air crash on February 23, The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. All three people on board died in the crash. The NTSB said on March 5 that, shortly before the plane's crash landing, the Boeing 767-300 cargo jet entered some turbulence. Then, the engines increased to maximum thrust, after which the airplane pitch turned slightly up. That… (www.businessinsider.com) Mehr...

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Boeing Had Too Much Sway in Vetting Own Jets, FAA Was Told

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FAA employees warned as early as seven years ago that Boeing Co. had too much sway over safety approvals of new aircraft, prompting an investigation by Department of Transportation auditors who confirmed the agency hadn’t done enough to “hold Boeing accountable.” The 2012 investigation also found that discord over Boeing’s treatment had created a “negative work environment” among Federal Aviation Administration employees who approve new and modified aircraft designs, with many of them saying… (www.bloomberg.com) Mehr...

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Air France-KLM announce their 2019 summer schedule with 58 new routes

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For the 2019 summer season (March 31 to October 27, 2019), Air France-KLM is increasing capacity by 2% compared to the previous summer season1 and offering 58 new routes3. This growth is broken down as follows – – +1.3% for long-haul passenger operations, – +1.2% for medium and short-haul passenger operations, – +9.3% for Transavia’s low-cost operations. Read more - (worldairlinenews.com) Mehr...

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The Aerospace Newcomer Whose Data Helped Make the Difference on Grounding the 737 MAX

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When the Federal Aviation Administration reversed course and grounded Boeing Co.’s BA 1.52% 737 MAX jetliner, it moved partly after seeing data from a little-known aerospace newcomer that is changing the way the aviation industry tracks planes. (www.wsj.com) Mehr...

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Ralph Nader’s niece died in one of the Boeing crashes. Now he’s calling for the 737 Max 8 to be grounded

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Consumer advocate Ralph Nader has been a long time critic of the F.A.A. but, unfortunately, now it’s personal. Nader’s great niece was killed along with over 300 others in one of the two Boeing 737 Max 8 crashes in the past year. He joins “Squawk Box” by phone to discuss the investigation into the plane’s approval by the F.A.A. (www.cnbc.com) Mehr...

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Southwest and American pilots forced to abruptly rethink their take on Boeing MAX

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Pilots at Southwest Airlines and American Airlines were feeling the aftereffects of operational whiplash as a tense week in airline industry ended Friday with all Boeing MAX 8 and MAX 9 aircraft remaining grounded in the United States by order of President Donald Trump and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Southwest, with 34 MAX 8s, and American, with 24, had the most exposure of any U.S. carriers to a controversial plane that was further thrust into an already glaring spotlight in the… (www.bizjournals.com) Mehr...

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ANA’s delivery ceremony of the first Airbus A380 (watch live)

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Come watch with us the official delivery ceremony of the first Airbus A380 to All Nippon Airways (ANA). ANA has firm orders for three A380s, becoming the first customer for the superjumbo in Japan. The airline will operate the aircraft on the popular leisure Narita-Honolulu route. The three ANA A380s will be painted in a special livery depicting sea turtles which are native to Hawaii. This particular livery is one of the most elaborate ever painted by Airbus. It took 21 days for the Airbus team… (worldairlinenews.com) Mehr...

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Air Force One: New Estimate Bumps Total Cost By Nearly One-Third

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The cost of buying, equipping, and preparing to operate the two Boeing 747s that will become the next Air Force One presidential transport aircraft is now pegged at $5.3 billion, nearly one-third more than the figure routinely touted by the White House, according to Air Force officials and Pentagon budget documents (www.govexec.com) Mehr...

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Airline Assured Flight Attendant She’d Be Safe to Fly to Mexico. When She Returned, ICE Detained Her.

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A dream job has turned into a nightmare for a Texas flight attendant who is now sitting in an immigration detention center and facing deportation to South America. “It really boggles my mind why the government would want to seek to continue to detain someone with no criminal history who was a graduate of Texas A&M and who was approved and on her way to citizenship but was held for what was obviously a mistake,” the woman’s attorney, Belinda Arroyo, said in a telephone interview. “But here we… (thepointsguy.com) Mehr...

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PICTURES: ANA receives first Japanese A380

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Airbus has handed over the first A380 to All Nippon Airways, in a ceremony which also marks the last new customer delivery for the double-deck type. (www.flightglobal.com) Mehr...

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Ethiopian Ailines black boxes show similarities to Lion Air crash

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The French BEA has handed over the data of both black boxes to the Ethiopians, and a preliminary report will be issued within 30 days. (af.reuters.com) Mehr...

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Cockpit voice recorder reveals pilots of doomed Lion Air Boeing 737MAX struggled to understand why the jet was pushing the nose down – sources

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The pilots of a doomed Lion Air Boeing 737 MAX scoured a handbook as they struggled to understand why the jet was lurching downwards, but ran out of time before it hit the water, three people with knowledge of the cockpit voice recorder contents said. (www.airlive.net) Mehr...

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FAA Tells Cirrus Pilots to Pay Special Attention to Ailerons During Preflight

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“The FAA’s Chicago Aircraft Certification Branch posted an aviation maintenance update late Tuesday for both the Cirrus SR-20 and SR-22 resulting from the investigation into a near-fatal accident at Houston Executive Airport in Katy Texas in May of 2018.” (www.flyingmag.com) Mehr...

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Boeing to rollout a software upgrade for its 737MAX on March 25

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The plane manufacturer plans to roll out a software upgrade for its 737 Max aircraft in few days. (www.airlive.net) Mehr...

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First Look: JetBlue’s New Airbus A320 Cabin (+Photos)

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The new blue is here. On Monday we were given early access and invited to sneak peak of the Jetblue Restyle Phase 2 at the conversion facility down in Lake City Florida. (airwaysmag.com) Mehr...

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How a Boeing Safety Feature Became a Suspect in Crashes

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Planes have been flying with the aid of computers for so long that the term “autopilot” has become part of the language, usually meaning a situation of calm predictability. Yet an automated computer feature is suspected by investigators to be a factor in the crash of a Boeing 737 Max operated by the Indonesian carrier Lion Air — and possibly in another one flown by Ethiopian Air five months later. (www.washingtonpost.com) Mehr...

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Physical evidence comfirms the link between two Boeing 737 MAX 8 crashes

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Seattle - The horizontal stabilizer of the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 on March 10 was in an unusual position at the time of the crash. Researchers concluded this after finding a drive spindle at the crash location, according to a flight safety consultant who spoke to the Seattle Times. (airlinerwatch.com) Mehr...

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Boeing in $4 billion deal for F/A-18E/F Block III Super Hornets

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“Boeing will begin converting existing Block II Super Hornets to Block III early in the next decade,” says a company statement. “The fighter’s life also will be extended from 6,000 hours to 10,000 hours.” (www.flightglobal.com) Mehr...

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French BEA successfully downloaded CVR data of Ethiopian Airlines B737 max

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French BEA successfully downloaded CVR data of Ethiopian Airlines B737 max and handed them over to the airline. (www.reuters.com) Mehr...

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Laudamotion’s Liverpool Luck: New Routes to Vienna

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Austrian carrier Laudamotion has announced plans to operate from Liverpool’s John Lennon Airport as part of its winter upgrade for the 2019 season. (airwaysmag.com) Mehr...

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Pilots complained for months about suspected flaw...

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Pilots repeatedly voiced safety concerns about the Boeing 737 Max 8 to federal authorities, with one captain calling the flight manual "inadequate and almost criminally insufficient" several months before... (www.dallasnews.com) Mehr...

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This Is the Cleanest Airline in the World

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All Nippon Airways was once again voted the airline with the cleanest aircraft cabins by the prestigious SKYTRAX passenger survey. This is the second time Japan’s largest airline has taken home the blue ribbon for cleanliness since 2013, edging out rivals EVA Air, Asiana Airlines, Singapore Airlines and Japan Airlines for the honor. The carrier was also voted to have the best airline staff in Asia. (www.flyertalk.com) Mehr...

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(YouTube) Where Hollywood Shoots All Its Plane Scenes | Movies Insider

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Many of the most iconic plane and airport scenes were filmed in the same place — Air Hollywood, the LA production studio entirely dedicated to aviation. We take you behind the scenes of their sets to see how they created famous scenes in movies like “Bridesmaids,” “Wolf of Wall Street,” and “Kill Bill,” and in TV shows like “Brooklyn Nine-Nine,” “The Office,” “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Silicon Valley,” and “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.” Air Hollywood was also behind some of the famous plane crash… (www.youtube.com) Mehr...

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Teen daughter removed from front of Spirit Airlines plane while uninformed mother sat in back, lawsuit claims

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A 15-year-old girl is removed from a Spirit Airlines flight due to overbooking, while her unbeknownst mother and brother sit in the back of the plane — and don’t realize until halfway through the flight. While it may sound like the scene out of a movie like Flightplan or Home Alone 2, a Michigan woman claims it happened to her. Stacy Giordano says she was flying with her daughter and son from Fort Lauderdale, Fla. to Detroit, Mich., in April of 2018, when the family had to switch planes in… (www.yahoo.com) Mehr...

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Embraer chief executive to step down in April

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Embraer chief executive and president Paulo Cesar de Souza e Silva will step down from his role at the manufacturer on 22 April, and will be replaced with an executive recruited externally (www.flightglobal.com) Mehr...

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