Safety

Flight Safety Foundation, Aireon forge partnership

March 14, 2019 0

Flight Safety Foundation has announced an agreement with Aireon to collaborate on applying spaced-based automatic dependent surveillance–broadcast (ADS-B) data to develop, share and identify safety risks in global airspace and use this information to inform […]

Airlines

Pilots in Europe suffering fatigue despite new rules: ECA

March 5, 2019 0

European pilots and cabin crew are experiencing unusually high levels of fatigue, incompatible with an acceptable level of flight safety despite recent legislation, according to pilot umbrella organisation European Cockpit Association. A new study reveals major […]

Safety

EASA recommends boosting fatigue mitigation measures

March 1, 2019 0

A scientific study conducted by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) recommends enhancing mitigation measures concerning flight and duty time limitations and rest requirements to prevent high fatigue among aircrew during night flights. Results of […]

Safety

CAAi-led consortium to support Ukraine oversight

February 14, 2019 0

CAA International is to lead a consortium appointed by the European Union, to support the sustainable development of civil aviation and the civil aviation administration system in Ukraine. The programme aims to harmonise Ukraine’s aviation […]

Safety

US air travel ‘less safe’ since government shutdown: NATCA

January 16, 2019 0

Air travel has become more dangerous due to the partial US government shutdown that began on December 22, a leader of the National Air Traffic Controllers Association said in an interview on Wednesday. “I would say [flying] is less safe today than it […]