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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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Wednesday, 27 March 2019 04:00
My students are fascinated by careers in aviation. One role that is always popular with them is that of aircraft maintenance mechanic. There are a number of ways of getting into this field and although Aer Lingus will not begin recruiting until...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 04:00
And with the UK’s departure from the EU just weeks away, a worrying number of manufacturing and services businesses have still no firm plans to deal with what is arguably the biggest economic upheaval many of them will ever face. The survey, for...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 04:00
The sale, dubbed Project Beech, is AIB’s biggest to date and is mainly of mortgages and business loans in deep arrears. The US fund will pay around 30 cent in the euro for loans with a face value of €3bn. Sources confirmed the sale has...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 04:00
The United States' Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will significantly change its oversight approach to air safety by July 2019, US Transportation Department Inspector General Calvin Scovel said in written testimony reviewed by Reuters...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:59
Boeing has flown test flights of its 737 MAX to evaluate a fix for the system targeted as a potential cause of the crashes, two sources familiar with the matter said Tuesday. The aviation giant, which has been under fire and has seen its...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:59
(Photo/CGTN) China's Civil Aviation regulator has temporarily suspended issuing airworthiness certificates to Boeing 737 Max 8 since March 21, local media reported on Tuesday. his decision was made due to the 737 Max 8 jet's alleged uncertainty...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:59
A screenshot of the Airbus website. China Aviation Supplies Holding Company and Airbus have signed a record deal worth 35 billion U.S. dollars in Paris on Monday for the purchase of 290 narrow-body A320 and 10 wide-body A350 XWB aircraft....
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:58
Mar 27, 2019- The runway at Tribhuvan International Airport is being renovated in a Rs3.78-billion project scheduled to be completed on June 30. The 3,050-metre-long dilapidated runway will be rehabilitated as damaged pavement has frequently...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:56
All new cars are to be fitted with special devices from 2022 to automatically make them keep to the speed limit under EU rules. Intelligent speed assistance (ISA), advanced emergency braking and lane-keeping assistance are among a range of...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:56
Boeing has flown test flights of its 737 MAX to evaluate a fix for the system targeted as a potential cause of the crashes, two sources familiar with the matter said Tuesday. The aviation giant, which has been under fire and has seen its...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:55
A Southwest Airlines Co. 737 Max aircraft being flown to storage was forced to return to a Florida airport Tuesday after experiencing an engine problem, the carrier said. The engine "performance issue" occurred shortly after the Boeing Co. plane...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:54
ISLAMABAD: The federal cabinet on Tuesday decided to challenge the decision of the Lahore High Court (LHC) in the Supreme Court regarding the removal of Shahbaz Sharif’s name from the Exit Control List (ECL). The cabinet also approved a new...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:48
Boeing President and CEO Dennis Muilenburg said Tuesday his company was "humbled" and "learning" from an Ethiopian airlines crash that killed 157 people more than two weeks ago. In a statement published Tuesday, Muilenburg said Boeing is...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:45
In this March 26, 2019 photo, a Hong Kong Express Airways passenger aircraft takes off from at the Hong Kong International Airport. Cathay Pacific Airways is acquiring Hong Kong-based budget airline HK Express. Cathay said Wednesday, March 27,...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:45
The economy is expected to grow by 3.8% this year, according to the Economic and Social Research Institute - a slower pace than in its previous forecast. The ESRI says this is due to the impact of the international and European slowdowns seen...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:44
All new cars are to be fitted with special devices from 2022 to automatically make them keep to the speed limit under EU rules. Intelligent speed assistance (ISA), advanced emergency braking and lane-keeping assistance are among a range of...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:43
All new cars are to be fitted with special devices from 2022 to automatically make them keep to the speed limit under EU rules. Intelligent speed assistance (ISA), advanced emergency braking and lane-keeping assistance are among a range of...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:42
Source: United States Senator for West Virginia Shelley Moore Capito. 03.26.19. WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) joined a bipartisan letter with nine Senate colleagues urging U.S. Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:41
KOLKATA: Stung by the spate of complaints from passengers and airline staff on menace at Kolkata airport , the authorities have launched a multi-pronged drive to combat the winged invaders. Armed with repellent and sprays as well as fogging...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:38
All new cars are to be fitted with special devices from 2022 to automatically make them keep to the speed limit under EU rules. Intelligent speed assistance (ISA), advanced emergency braking and lane-keeping assistance are among a range of...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:33
All new cars are to be fitted with special devices from 2022 to automatically make them keep to the speed limit under EU rules. Intelligent speed assistance (ISA), advanced emergency braking and lane-keeping assistance are among a range of...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:32
US aviation authorities will defend their certification methods for new planes before lawmakers Wednesday, two weeks after grounding the Boeing 737 MAX over two deadly crashes in less than five months. Boeing has flown test flights of its 737...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:31
Ryanair cops backlash after mocking British Airways over Edinburgh stopover during London to Dusseldorf flight. Posted March 27, 2019 13:17:24. Revelling in the "unfortunate mix-up" that saw a British Airways flight land in Edinburgh, Scotland...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:27
. Boeing holds test flights for 737 MAX fix: sources By Delphine Touitou, with Luc Olinga in New York ATTENTION - RECASTS, UPDATES with emergency landing, testimony /// Washington, March 27, 2019 (AFP) - US aviation authorities will defend...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 03:27
(CNN) -- A Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft from the fleet that was grounded after two deadly crashes made an emergency landing in Florida on Tuesday. No passengers were aboard Southwest Airlines Flight 8701, which was being ferried from Orlando...