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Ladder left on Birmingham Airport runway endanger three flights

Three planes landing at Birmingham Airport narrowly missed a ladder left on the runway by maintenance crew....


Report into Aseman Airlines crash finds multiple “human errors”

Iran’s civil aviation accident investigation bureau (AIB) released a report on February 18, 2019, on the deadly crash of the Aseman Airlines ATR72 in Iran exactly one year ago. This new report confirms the initial conclusions of the investigation and points at a series of human errors....


How did August 2018 passenger demand do across the globe?

The latest update from IATA – on global passenger traffic data for August 2018 – was released on October 1, 2018, showing that demand (RPKs) climbed 6.4% compared to the year-ago period. Capacity (ASKs) increased by 5.5%, while load factor climbed 0.7% percentage point to 85.3%, – the highest for any month since at least 1990....


Ethiopian CAA fires back at Kenyan ATCA: our airspace is safe

Kenyan air traffic controllers warned of unsafe conditions for flights in and out of Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa, after the air traffic controllers there went on strike....


Deadly crash in Nepal: pilot wept, lied and smoked inflight

A months-long investigation by the Nepali government into the deadly plane crash at an international airport in Kathmandu, has pointed to the fault of a pilot....


Ethiopian Airlines raises the bar for African, Gulf competitors

Ethiopian Airlines announced on August 9, 2018, it has registered record success in the 2017/2018 fiscal year that ended last month. ...


France reopens investigation into MH370 amid claims of cover-up

The July 30, 2018, report into the disappearance of Flight MH370 proved investigations have failed to find any explanation as to why it went missing....


Turkish Airlines, pax up by 13% in September 2017

Turkish Airlines announced its passenger and cargo traffic results, revealing passenger traffic increase of 13% and a load factor of 2.2 p.p....


Singapore Airlines, pax up by 5.1% in September 2017

In September 2017, SIA Group airlines'  passenger load factor (PLF) improved 2.9 p.p. to 80.8%....


Lufthansa, pax up by 17.8% in September 2017

Lufthansa Group reports revenue passenger kilometers (RPK) increased by 17.8% while capacity measured in available seat kilometers (ASK) rise by 11.0%....