Safety

ICAO taps CAAi to boost Sierra Leone safety oversight

June 3, 2019 0

CAA International (CAAi), the technical cooperation arm of the UK Civil Aviation Authority (UK CAA), is to assist the Sierra Leone Civil Aviation Authority (SLCAA) to strengthen its regulatory oversight capability. Financed by the International Civil […]

Airports

Indra to support Manchester Airport ground safety 

June 3, 2019 0

Ground safety at Manchester Airport is set to be improved thanks to new functionality of its A-SMGCS, InNOVA Ground from Indra. In collaboration with Manchester Airports Group (MAG) and its air navigation service provider NATS, […]

Safety

GCAA opens Abu Dhabi accident investigation lab

May 22, 2019 0

The General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has officially inaugurated the Abu Dhabi Air Accident Investigation Laboratory at the authority’s headquarters. “The lab offers great potential for the Air Accident Investigation Sector to operate effectively and […]

Avionics

Europe’s EASA approves FLARM technology for helicopters

May 7, 2019 0

General Aviation collision avoidance system developer FLARM Technology has secured formal approval from the European Aviation Safety Agency to install its technology in helicopters. Already installed in over 40,000 General Aviation aircraft, helicopter operators previously […]

Airspace

Bulatsa, UkSATSE to work on Black Sea airspace safety

April 23, 2019 0

Ukraine’s UkSATSE and its Bulgarian counterpart Bulatsa are examining ways to expand their partnership. UkSATSE director Dmitry Babaychuk and Bulatsa chief executive Georgy Peev recently met at UkSATSE headquarters to discuss the further strengthening of […]

Safety

Preliminary Report: Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302

April 4, 2019 0

On March 10, 2019, at 05:38 UTC, Ethiopian Airlines flight 302, Boeing 737-8(MAX), ET-AVJ, took off from Addis Ababa Bole International Airport bound for Nairobi, Kenya Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. Shortly after takeoff, the Angle of […]