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Nine people killed in the crash of a Pilatus PC-12 in South Dakota, United States

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The accident occurred this Saturday, November 30. The region was under weather alert for a winter storm Extreme weather conditions were at the origin of...

A Brussels Airlines Airbus A330 grounded after push-back truck slipped under the aircraft and damaged nose gear

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In the early morning of 23 November, Brussels Airlines Airbus A330-200 registered OO-SFU had safely operated flight SN372 from Yaounde and Douala to Brussels...

Finnair to cancel flights from Monday Nov 25 due to industrial action related to the Finnish postal service labour dispute

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The Finnish aviation labour union, IAU, has informed Finnair of a support strike for Monday, November 25, related to the ongoing labour dispute at...

At least 27 died in a Busy Bee’s Dornier 228 crash in Goma, DR Congo

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On 24 November 2019, a Dornier Do228-100 owned by Busy Bee crashed on several houses in Mapendo-Birere, near Goma Airport in the Democratic Republic...

Simply stunning footage of the Aston Martin Red Bull Formula 1 Racing Team Zero G Pit Stop

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The Live Demo Team has taken our show cars to the world’s highest pass at Khardung-La in the Himalayas and driven the lowest road,...

[Must see] 800 drones that fly into the shape of giant aircraft

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This weekend, a video of 800 drones that fly in the shape of giant aircraft appeared on social media.  https://twitter.com/xhscitech/status/1195597556270686208    

[Search and Rescue] “Airborne Medical Center (CMH) to air on Belgian television with a series of four reports”

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This Friday, November 8th 2019, the "Helicopter Medical Centre" known as 'Centre Médical Heliporté (CMH)' will air on Belgian national television for a series...

Lufthansa activates special flight schedule for Thursday & Friday 7-8 November after cancelling 1300 flights

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Thursday, 7 November, 2,300 of 3,000 planned Lufthansa Group flights will operate Friday, 8 November, 2,400 out of 3,000 planned Lufthansa Group flights...

Georges Gutelman, founder of several Belgian airlines including a forefather of Brussels Airlines, dies at 81

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Georges Gutelman, the founder of several Belgian airlines, died at 81. Since 2015, when his health had deteriorated, he lived in Israel. He was born...

[Book review] Above the summit: an antique airplane conquers the 4000ers of the Alps

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Some years ago, pilot and adventurer Garrett Fisher naively stood at a remote mountain airport, staring at the highest peak in Colorado, USA, where...

National strike to affect flights to and from Italy on 25 October (between 13:00 and 17:00)

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A national strike - and a few local strikes - are planned in Italy on 25 October, the strikes will also affect air traffic:...

Norwegian adds new tool to reduce CO2 emissions by 140,000 tons per year

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Reducing CO2 emissions is one of the most important tasks for the aviation industry. Using new technology and new, modern aircraft, Norwegian has reduced...

Belgian consumer association Test-Aankoop/Achats objects against ten airlines who charge up to €160 to change typo in your name

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Belgian non-profit organisation Test-Aankoop/Achats which promotes consumer protection is taking legal action against ten airlines. Reason? Anyone booking a plane ticket but mistyping their (sur)name...

Tecnam P92 Echo Super light aircraft (I-9615) crashes into a ski lift in Italy

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On 6 October, a Tecnam P92 Echo Super light aircraft (I-9615) crashed into a ski lift in Italy. The pilot fell down and was...

Airlines welcome significant progress made by Governments on environmental issues at 40th ICAO Assembly

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The International Air Transport Association (IATA) commended the significant progress made by governments at the 40th Assembly of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). The...

ACI EUROPE partners with RE-Source to accelerate clean energy transition at Europe’s airports & deliver NetZero2050

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European airport trade association ACI EUROPE signed a key cooperation agreement with the RE-Source Platform, the European alliance of stakeholders for corporate renewable energy...

SABCA is ready for medical drone flights over cities

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2qB35TDYmQw Drones over cities are not science-fiction anymore. SABCA is ready to perform drone flights over cities and will start with medical transports over the...

Naughty cockpit joke goes viral on social media and tabloid press

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A cockpit joke got completely out of hand and even became front-page news in the Daily Mail, a British tabloid, and other newspapers as...

Iberia changes its Corporate Structure to focus on Sustainability

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Creating a Sustainability Management department headed by Teresa Parejo, who will define an environmental and social sustainability vision and strategy for the airline. In keeping with...