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The news messages presented on this page are produced by the Electronic Media Monitoring service provided by DG Joint Research Centre in co-operation with DG Communication. Every 15 minutes aviation (safety) related news is extracted from the Internet. By clicking on the titles of the news items a seperate window/tab is opened containing the original article. Occasionally, news items can be presented which are not related to aviation safety but anyway match sufficient search terms.

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Monday, 26 June 2017 12:17
The 2016 road safety statistics released today by the Commission show a drop of 2% in the number of fatalities recorded across the EU last year. 25,500 people lost their lives on EU roads in 2016, 600 fewer than in 2015 and 6,000 fewer than in...
Monday, 26 June 2017 12:14
LAHORE: Eid celebrations in Pakistan were today overshadowed by the grisly oil tanker explosion as the death toll in the catastrophic fire rose to 157 with families rushing to hospitals to claim the bodies of their loved ones most of whom were...
Monday, 26 June 2017 12:14
Last week, a pair of studies came to seemingly opposite conclusions on whether rising marijuana use is causing an increase in car crashes in states that have legalized the drug. The first, conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety...
Monday, 26 June 2017 12:11
1 The big four. Not only does the show on July 29 and 30 2017 have three WWII fighter planes with the Mustang, Spitfire and Hurricane in the line up, it boasts the Sally B bomber too. That’s the monster Boeing B-17F Flying Fortress, known to...
Monday, 26 June 2017 12:06
DAYTON, OHIO - Authorities say a military jet apparently practicing for an Ohio air show has been involved in an accident. Sgt. Penelope Reed of the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office in Dayton says a report was received around 12:30 p.m. Friday...
Monday, 26 June 2017 12:03
Carolan also has responsibility for eir’s Corporate Social Responsibility strategy — their relationship with Special Olympics Ireland is the longest-running CSR partnership in the country. Before joining eir in 2010, Carolan held a variety of...
Monday, 26 June 2017 11:54
Vietnam traffic death toll remains a national disgrace. Over the last decade, hundreds of millions of dollars have been spent on campaigns to remind the public of the dangers of drinking and driving, failing to buckle up, not wearing helmets and...
Monday, 26 June 2017 11:54
Emirates seeking pilots in Vietnam. Emirates, recognized as the Best Airline in the World at the inaugural TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice® Awards, will hold pilot recruitment roadshows to recruit experienced and technically-proficient commercial...
Monday, 26 June 2017 11:52
The tanker was travelling from Karachi to Lahore when its tyre burst and the driver lost control, crashing the truck on the highway. Representative Image. Generate Enquiries for your Business by Listing on Economictimes.com LAHORE:...
Monday, 26 June 2017 11:51
1 The big four. Not only does the show on July 29 and 30 2017 have three WWII fighter planes with the Mustang, Spitfire and Hurricane in the line up, it boasts the Sally B bomber too. That’s the monster Boeing B-17F Flying Fortress, known to...
Monday, 26 June 2017 11:48
. Zhuhai Airport wants to act as Hong Kong’s “fourth runway” to allow for more flights and increase cooperation, as part of the ambitious Officials and experts said Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) will be too busy between 2019 and 2020...
Monday, 26 June 2017 11:37
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback on Sunday signed a state budget for the next two years that will use a $1.2 billion income tax increase to fund government and schools, although he says it includes "excessive spending." Brownback...
Monday, 26 June 2017 11:34
MARINE CORPS AIR STATION MIRAMAR, Calif. -- An explosion on Marine Corps Air Station Miramar injured two Marines performing aircraft maintenance on an F/A-18 Sunday night, base officials say. "Both Marines are currently being treated for severe...
Monday, 26 June 2017 11:30
Eid celebrations in Pakistan were today overshadowed by the grisly tanker explosion as the death toll in the catastrophic fire rose to 157 with families rushing to hospitals to claim the bodies of their loved ones most of whom were charred...
Monday, 26 June 2017 11:23
Indochina Airlines, for example, shut down just after a short time of operation. It was the second private airline licensed in Vietnam and the first private airline providing commercial flights in 2008 with two chartered Boeing 737s. In its...
Monday, 26 June 2017 11:17
1/8 HMS Queen Elizabeth. Workers pass scaffolding poles to each other on the flight deck of HMS Queen Elizabeth. Reuters; 2/8 HMS Queen Elizabeth. A worker sweeps in front of HMS Queen Elizabeth. Reuters; 3/8 HMS Queen Elizabeth. A view of the...
Monday, 26 June 2017 11:17
Shattered by recall costs and lawsuits, Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. filed Monday for bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the U.S., saying it was the only way it could keep on supplying replacements for faulty air bag inflators linked to...
Monday, 26 June 2017 11:17
VLADIVOSTOK, June 26. /TASS/. The Su-25SM (Grach) attack aircraft has carried out missile and bomb strikes on target areas with mock aircraft located at "enemy" airfields, the Eastern Military District’s (EMD) press service reported on Monday. ...
Monday, 26 June 2017 11:15
A SpaceX rocket carried 10 communications satellites into orbit from California on Sunday, two days after the company successfully launched a satellite from Florida. The Falcon 9 rocket blasted off through low-lying fog at 1:25 p.m. PDT from...
Monday, 26 June 2017 11:13
Lorry owner Mr Neil, has said he began using dash cams after being involved in near miss incidents before. Mr Neil said: 'I was surprised how close that was. I have a camera fitted in my own car now. 'Obviously I run an island here, I've got...
Monday, 26 June 2017 11:09
AeroMexico starting January 2018 is adjusting operational aircraft for Mexico City Sao Paulo Guarulhos route, currently served by Boeing 777 aircraft. From 09JAN18 (MEX departure), the airline will begin Boeing 787-9 service on this route, with...
Monday, 26 June 2017 11:09
According to statistics from OAG, there will be 718,273 more long-haul seats on offer this season, compared to summer 2016, with the total number rising from 5,468,343 to 6,186,616. The 2017 figure is three million higher than a decade ago. The...
Monday, 26 June 2017 11:04
The airline’s Airbus A319 aircraft was welcomed back to Larnaka, the next day, with a traditional water salutation. Cyprus Airways is scheduled to operate three weekly direct flights between Larnaka and St. Petersburg. Also for its flights to...
Monday, 26 June 2017 11:01
RIVERINA MP Michael McCormack has billed taxpayers more than $200,000 in expenses between July and December last year. The small business minister has been forced to defend a $208,630 allowance he spent on flights, accommodation, office supplies...
Monday, 26 June 2017 10:57
Eid celebrations in Pakistan were today overshadowed by the grisly oil tanker explosion as the death toll in the catastrophic fire rose to 157 with families rushing to hospitals to claim the bodies of their loved ones most of whom were charred...