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Airbus and China shake hands to increase A320 and A350 production

Airbus and China signed a Memorandum of Understanding, which will help the European manufacturer to increase the productivity on two of its most popular jets, the A320 and the A350....


Rytis Beresnevicius
Halloween special: Top 5 scariest aviation close calls

While throughout history aviation got more comfortable and safer, on some occasions, that comfort and safety were almost thrown out the window. These are some of the scariest near-accidents that happened in the skies....


Rytis Beresnevicius
Airbus suffers hangar incident in Mobile, Alabama plant

Airbus has suffered an incident in its plant in Mobile, Alabama, as a fire suppression went off at one of the hangars. Potentially, two planes are damaged:...


FAA warns operators to handle AoA sensors “properly”
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FAA warns operators to handle AoA sensors “properly”

The United States Federal Aviation Administration issues a reminder to operators to perform “proper” operations and maintenance on angle of attack sensors. The reminder is not directly addressed to Boeing 737 MAX aircraft.  But a possible malfunction of these components was discussed in relation to two deadly crashes involving the aircraft type. ...


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BEA deems vague ATC instructions culprit of A319, A320 near miss

French Bureau of Enquiry and Analysis for Civil Aviation Safety (BEA) deems “inadequate phraseology” as the culprit of a near-miss incident at Paris Charles de Gaulle airport back in 2014. At the time, two passenger planes ‒ Bulgaria Air’s A319 and Freebird Airlines’ A320 ‒ came dangerously close to each other on an intersecting runway.  ...


Rytis Beresnevicius
The blockbuster aircraft at the Paris Air Show – the Airbus A321XLR

When the Paris Air Show opened its doors, airline executives got very excited. Airbus finally announced the successor to the 757 - the Airbus A321XLR. Read more:...


Rytis Beresnevicius
The Most Influential Manufacturer - Celebrating 50 Years Of Airbus

As Airbus celebrates its 50th anniversary, we argue that Airbus is the most influential manufacturer ever in the aviation industry. Read more:...


Rytis Beresnevicius
Boeing 737 MAX Makes An Emergency Landing

A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 MAX made an emergency landing at Orlando International Airport. Pilots reported an issue with the engines and landed safely. But for Boeing, it seems like 737 MAX and emergency in one sentence seems to deepen their PR crisis. Read more:...


Rytis Beresnevicius
How Does A Flight Simulator Help Pilots?

Whenever an accident happens, our lives are in the hands of the pilots. But how does a Flight Simulator help a pilot become better and avoid fatal disasters?...


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Air Canada Plane Nearly Lands on a Crowded Taxiway

An Air Canada flight attempting to land at San Francisco International Airport nearly touched down on a taxiway crowded with planes....