Wednesday, November 20, 2019

EASA MAX grounding follows world reaction

Boeing 737 MAX groundings started less than 24 hours after Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302, a three-month-old 737 MAX 8, crashed six min. after takeoff from Addis Ababa...

UK to raise passenger tax on long-haul flights

The UK announced another increase in its Air Passenger Duty (APD)—a departure tax—on the same day the country’s transport minister emphasized how important airports are to...

Al Baker says Qatar Airways could leave oneworld in 2019

Qatar Airways Group CEO Akbar Al Baker told members of the media Oct. 18 in New York that its oneworld membership is in question...

EC unimpressed with UK’s Brexit ‘no deal’ aviation plan

The European Commission (EC) has given a cool response to the UK’s aviation transition plan in the event of there being a “no deal”...

Lawmakers likely to pass another short-term extension for FAA

With the deadline fast approaching for the US Congress to pass legislation reauthorizing the FAA, it appears increasingly likely that lawmakers will approve another...

Saudia halts Canadian services in diplomatic dispute

Saudi Arabian flag carrier Saudia is suspending services to and from Toronto following a diplomatic spat with Canada. Saudia operates the only nonstop air service between Saudi...

US Senate approves FAA budget of $17.7 billion for FY2019

The US Senate approved a $17.7 billion FY2019 budget for the FAA Aug. 1. The funding bill was included as part of a “minibus” appropriations...

Airbus, Boeing forecast doubling in aircraft demand, services by 2037

Airbus and Boeing each released 20-year market forecasts at the Farnborough Air Show July 17, with the European manufacturer focusing largely on the commercial...

Farnborough: Bombardier debuts Atmosphère cabin

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft president Fred Cromer held out the possibility of the company’s Atmosphère cabin being adopted for its Q400 turboprops as he unveiled...

UK aviation regulator prepares for ‘disorderly’ Brexit

The UK’s aviation regulator has given details of the work it is undertaking in the event of a “disorderly” Brexit, where the UK leaves...

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FAAN staff Josephine Ugwu bags FG award of Recognition for honesty and integrity

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