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Ruta Burbaite
FAA takes full control of new 737 MAX airworthiness certificates

In efforts to boost its authority and confidence of global regulators and the wider public, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has declared it will keep full control of certifying all individual new Boeing 737 MAX aircraft, taking the reins over all aspects of the certification process of the grounded jet. ...


Canadian authorities restrict A220 engine thrust after incidents
Clement Charpentreau
Canadian authorities restrict A220 engine thrust after incidents

Transport Canada, the Canadian civil aviation authority, has issued an emergency airworthiness directive to reduce the engine thrust of Airbus A220 aircraft under certain conditions after several engine incidents were reported....


Clement Charpentreau
FAA issues airworthiness directive for Boeing 737 NG inspection

The Federal Aviation Administration released a new directive for Boeing 737 NG planes after structural cracks had been discovered on several aircraft....


Clement Charpentreau
No 737 MAX reentry in sight: FAA expects software fix in “weeks”

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) expects to receive Boeing 737 MAX final software fix in the coming “weeks”, potentially revealing that planes might remain grounded for even longer than previously expected....


Clement Charpentreau
Island Express Air grounded by Transport Canada

The Canadian Department of Transport has suspended the air operator certificate (AOC) of the Canadian company Island Express Air. This decision follows the accident of February 23, 2018, when a twin-turboprop King Air made a runway excursion around 12am at Abbotsford International Airport (YXX)....


AJW passes Transport Canada audit
Edgaras Feiginas
AJW passes Transport Canada audit

On January 22, AJW Technique, the Montreal-based maintenance hub of AJW Group’s component repair and overhaul capability, has passed the Transport Canada Civil Aviation (TCCA) Approved Maintenance Organisation (AMO) evaluation with zero findings and zero observations....


Zivile Zalagenaite
ATR 72-500 gets certification to operate in Canada

The ATR 72-500 aircraft received the certification from Transport Canada, the Canadian airworthiness authority, enabling Canadian airlines to operate the turboprop either in passenger or cargo configuration....