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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, 30 November 2020 06:29
The boss of Britains Gatwick Airport said the introduction of shorter quarantine times from mid-December was boosting travel, and that the combination of testing and a COVID-19 vaccine means he is optimistic holidays can restart next year.
Monday, 30 November 2020 06:20
DBKL plans to ban the sale of liquor in grocery and convenience stores in Kuala Lumpur. — Picture by Hari Anggara. GEORGE TOWN, Nov 30 — The new guidelines by Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) banning the sale of alcohol in sundry shops, convenience...
Monday, 30 November 2020 06:15
With the consent of the Ministry of Transport and other agencies, CAAV licenced two international flights of Vietnam Airlines to carry Vietnamese citizens back home, including Flight VN417 Seoul - Da Nang on November 20 and flight VN417 Seoul -...
Monday, 30 November 2020 06:13
DBKL plans to ban the sale of liquor in grocery and convenience stores in Kuala Lumpur. — Picture by Hari Anggara. GEORGE TOWN, Nov 30 — The new guidelines by Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) banning the sale of alcohol in sundry shops, convenience...
Monday, 30 November 2020 06:10
WASHINGTON: U.S. pilot unions say the Federal Aviation Administration should improve its proposal for training pilots how to handle a nose-down pitch of the
Monday, 30 November 2020 06:01
(ACI). The AHA programme enables airports to demonstrate to passengers, staff, regulators, and governments that they are prioritizing health and safety in a measurable, established manner. In order to receive the certificate, Noi Bai had to...
Monday, 30 November 2020 06:01
ESSAYS Vesper Flights Helen Macdonald Jonathan Cape, $35. Vesper Flights is full of profound insights, extraordinary writing and meditations on the power of observation. Helen Macdonald is one of the few writers who allows us to glimpse other...
Monday, 30 November 2020 05:57
IATA estimates that the equivalent of 8,000 loads in a 110-ton capacity Boeing 747 freighter will be needed for the airlift, which will take two years to supply some 14 billion doses, or almost two for every man, woman and child on Earth. It’s a...
Monday, 30 November 2020 05:57
Source: Worksafe New Zealand. 30 November 2020. WorkSafe New Zealand today filed charges against 13 parties in relation to the Whakaari/White Island eruption in December last year. “22 people have lost their lives in this tragic event. WorkSafe...
Monday, 30 November 2020 05:56
ESSAYS Vesper Flights Helen Macdonald Jonathan Cape, $35. Vesper Flights is full of profound insights, extraordinary writing and meditations on the power of observation. Helen Macdonald is one of the few writers who allows us to glimpse other...
Monday, 30 November 2020 05:44
Here are three options to consider. New customers, new insights. Target new or different customer segments with improved software-driven value propositions. In air transportation, the falloff in demand for business travel led to unprecedented...
Monday, 30 November 2020 05:36
. SpiceJet to restart its seaplane services from December 15. Last month, SpiceJet had launched a seaplane service between Ahmedabad (Sabarmati riverfront) and the Statue of Unity in Kevadia, Gujarat. The flight service is a 15-seater Twin...
Monday, 30 November 2020 05:30
KEY POINTS A Heathrow-based British Airways stewardess is selling sex during and in-between flights; The flight attendant has advertised her "special services" across multiple social media accounts; BA has launched an investigation to identify...
Monday, 30 November 2020 05:26
An aerial view of the Whakaari, also known as White Island volcano, in New Zealand, December 12, 2019. (Jorge Silva / Reuters) Worksafe, New Zealand’s primary regulator for workplace related incidents, has said in a news conference its...
Monday, 30 November 2020 05:24
, a member of Lion Air Group, announced that its two flights were canceled as a result of the eruption of Mount Ili Lewotolok, East Nusa Tenggara (NTT). The airline spokesman Danang M. Prihantoro said based on notice to airmen (Notam), Wonopito...
Monday, 30 November 2020 05:22
The report calls China’s “growing international assertiveness” a challenge. It concedes the EU and the US “do not always agree” on how to address the issue China poses, but called for a new “transatlantic agenda” to tackle it. The draft plan,...
Monday, 30 November 2020 05:08
Emirates has said it will resume flights to Accra, Ghana and Abidjan, Ivory Coast from 6 September. The addition of these two destinations takes the total number of points served by Emirates in Africa to 11. This will also take the airline’s...
Monday, 30 November 2020 05:07
KATHMANDU, NOVEMBER 29. Finally, after a gap of nine months, mountain flights have started in the country. After the government allowed the resumption of all tourist activities after following due health safety measures, airline operators have...
Monday, 30 November 2020 05:05
Passengers on the airline’s first flight from Sydney to Melbourne will pay $165, $54 less than the standard Ansett Australia or Australian Airlines economy fare. But the “Big Two” could not let the big discount stand, and both have quickly...
Monday, 30 November 2020 05:03
On Friday, 20 November 2020, a consortium of governmental and philanthropic donors declared the launch of a new Southeast Asia Energy Transition Partnership (ETP) at the ASEAN Energy Business Forum. The ETP will begin its first five-year...
Monday, 30 November 2020 05:03
The government of Zimbabwe has admitted that there are several unmonitored airstrips across Zimbabwe that are leaking minerals out of Zimbabwe. The government promised to close down all unmonitored airstrips and at the same time install a new...
Monday, 30 November 2020 05:01
In cooled warehouses on the fringes of Frankfurt airport, Deutsche Lufthansa AG is preparing its depleted fleet for the gargantuan task of airlifting millions of doses of the vaccines meant to end the global pandemic. Lufthansa, one of the...
Monday, 30 November 2020 04:57
The crew of an Australian Army helicopter that sparked a massive bushfire in Namadgi National Park did not pass on crucial details about the fire's location to authorities for 45 minutes, costing emergency services precious time as they raced to...
Monday, 30 November 2020 04:57
That assertion is incorrect. We have not rejected that. We have not rejected that. It is important to understand that it is the fire commissioners from around this country that determine the make up of the aerial aircraft that we take. It should...
Monday, 30 November 2020 04:56
WARFARE EVOLUTION BLOG. Back in 1991, U.S. and coalition forces decimated the Iraqi Army in 42 days during Operation Desert Storm. At the time, Iraq had the world’s fifth largest army. Can we do better than 42 days in the future? Yes, with the...