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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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Tuesday, 19 February 2019 06:11
BAC GIANG, Vietnam (AP) � In a rice field in northern Vietnam, 14 headstones are an enduring symbol of the wartime friendship of Vietnam and North Korea. They mark the original burial ground of North Korean pilots who died while secretly...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 06:11
Zhumagaliyev visited defence-industrial firms Sergey Kirov Machine Building Plant, Aircraft Repair Plant No. 405, SKTB Granit, Kazakhstan Aviation Industry, Eurocopter Kazakhstan Engineering, Kazakhstan Aselsan Engineering and Kazakhstan...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 06:10
Five landing spots will be earmarked, including two for the Air Force One planes on which U.S. president travels, as Trump arrives for his February 27-28 meeting with North Korean leader Kim. This weekend the U.S. will fly several Boeing C-17...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 06:10
In this Feb. 16, 2019, photo, war veteran Duong Van Dau walks in between a row of headstones at a memorial for North Korean fallen pilots in Bac Giang province, Vietnam. The fourteen headstones of the pilots who died while fighting American...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 06:09
BAC GIANG, Vietnam (AP) — In a rice field in northern Vietnam, 14 headstones are an enduring symbol of the wartime friendship of Vietnam and North Korea. They mark the original burial ground of North Korean pilots who died while secretly...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 06:07
However, 96 of the fatalities in 2018 were reported from seven new Districts which became part of KP onMay 31, 2018, due to the merger of Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) into the Province. These seven Districts were earlier part of...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 06:07
Other parameters of violence are also indicative of a deteriorating security scenario in the State. According to the SATP database, incidents of killing in 2018 increased to 205, from 163 in 2017 and 112 in 2016. Incidents of killing were in...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 06:06
MOSCOW: Production of the MC-21 plane, which Russia hoped could revive its civil aviation industry, has been delayed for a year due to US sanctions, the head of the Rostec conglomerate said Monday. "Due to the fact that the Americans have...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 06:05
Flights completely banned smoking in 2000 and planes are filled with no smoking signs just in case anyone forgets. What poses an utter mystery to many passengers - and can be worrying - is why ashtrays can still be found in plane toilets if...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 05:56
The US has prevented a UN agency from improving civil aviation in North Korea while Pyongyang is trying to reopen part of its airspace to foreign flights, three sources familiar with the matter have told Reuters. One of the sources described the...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 05:50
Cobalt recently celebrated its two-year anniversary, revealing that it has served over one million passengers and made more than 12,000 flights. During this time the Cypriot airline has achieved many firsts for the island’s aviation sector and...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 05:50
Lufthansa Group has released its new schedule for the upcoming winter season. Due to begin on October 25, 2015, the new schedule from Lufthansa Group Airlines will last until March 27, 2016. Lufthansa confirmed to Cyprus Traveller that they will...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 05:49
In a rice field in northern Vietnam, 14 headstones are an enduring symbol of the wartime friendship of Vietnam and North Korea. They mark the original burial ground of North Korean pilots who died while secretly fighting alongside Vietnamese...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 05:48
"The plane is expensive not only to buy but also to operate. In addition to demanding airport modifications for its huge passenger load and million-pound bulk, economics demand that it be flown full to pay its enormous hourly costs," Michael...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 05:48
Two A380s stored have now begun the slow process of being broken down for spares just halfway through their expected lifetime. Meanwhile, a clutch of A380 operators have said they will look to retire the plane well before its use-by date. The...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 05:48
BAC GIANG, Vietnam (AP) - In a rice field in northern Vietnam , 14 headstones are an enduring symbol of the wartime friendship of and North Korea . They mark the original burial ground of North Korean pilots who died while secretly fighting...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 05:45
A Moroccan official said Monday that road traffic accidents kill more than 3,600 people and injure some 12,000 others each year. Prosecutor general Hisham al-Balawi said during an event organized on the National Day of Traffic Safety in Rabat...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 05:11
BAC GIANG, Vietnam In a rice field in northern Vietnam, 14 headstones are an enduring symbol of the wartime friendship of Vietnam and North Korea. They mark the original burial ground of North Korean pilots who died while secretly fighting...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 05:07
BAC GIANG, Vietnam (AP) — In a rice field in northern Vietnam, 14 headstones are an enduring symbol of the wartime friendship of Vietnam and North Korea. They mark the original burial ground of North Korean pilots who died while secretly...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 05:05
Amanda Goodheart Parks, Education Director at the New England Air Museum, taught us a straw airplane craft you can try at home with your children. For more information on activities you can enjoy for School Vacation Week, you can head to Women...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 05:03
KARACHI: After reprioritising international routes, in accordance with changing traffic patterns, Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has closed the Japan route. The national flag carrier flew twice a week from Karachi/Islamabad to Tokyo via...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 05:01
According to Stephenson, the uranium specimens had been in a basement at park headquarters for decades, and were moved to the museum building when it opened, around 2000. One of the buckets was so full that its lid would not close. Stephenson...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 05:00
TALLINN The CEO of the state-owned airport company Tallinn Airport, Piret Murk-Dubout, affirmed that a larger aircraft is needed for the route connecting the Estonian capital and Kuressaare, capital of Saaremaa island, as the number of...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 04:58
LONDON (dpa-AFX) - Alliance Aviation Services Limited said that it has executed an extension and expansion of its Rolls-Royce Total Care Fractional Power Agreement. The agreement supports the 46 engines on Alliance's fleet of Fokker 100...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 04:56
. China's largest low-cost carrier has signed an agreement with Airbus to use the Skywise Core platform in the airline's fleet. Spring Airlines is China's largest low-cost carrier. [Photo: VCG] Spring Airlines will integrate its operational,...