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Ethiopia urges Boeing to review 737 MAX controls, backs pilots

Ethiopia urges Boeing to review 737 MAX controls, backs pilots

Ethiopia urged Boeing to review its flight control technology and said pilots of state carrier Ethiopian Airlines had carried out proper procedures in the first public findings on the crash of a 737 MAX jet that killed 157 people.

Ethiopian Airlines pilots initially used Boeing emergency procedures before crash: WSJ

Ethiopian Airlines pilots initially used Boeing emergency procedures before crash: WSJ

The pilots of an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX jet that crashed last month had initially followed Boeing Co's emergency procedures but later deviated from them as they tried to regain control of the plane ...

Qatar Airways cadet pilots to benefit from Academic Bridge Programme

Qatar Airways cadet pilots to benefit from Academic Bridge Programme

Qatar Airways Al Darb Qatarisation programme and Qatar Foundation (QF) have launched a partnership that enables students from the airline's Al Darb Cadet Pilot programme ...

Air pressure mix-up causes mass bleeding on Indian flight

Air pressure mix-up causes mass bleeding on Indian flight

The Jet Airways flight to Jaipur had to turn back as the alarming symptoms became apparent, the airline said.

Ryanair row deepens as European pilots strike

Ryanair row deepens as European pilots strike

The Irish no-frills airline was forced to scrap some 400 out of 2,400 scheduled European flights as pilots in Ireland, Germany, Belgium, Sweden and the Netherlands walked off the job.

Ryanair's Irish pilots to join widening strike on August 10

Ryanair's Irish pilots to join widening strike on August 10

Ryanair has suffered strikes in some of its other main markets such as Spain and Portugal as it struggles to reach collective labour agreements across Europe.

Aviation industry urged to hire more women

Aviation industry urged to hire more women

The industries are coming under scrutiny because of the low numbers of women employed as senior executives or airline pilots.

MH370 families await report as search ends for missing plane

MH370 families await report as search ends for missing plane

Flight MH370, carrying 239 people, vanished enroute from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing on March 8, 2014.

Two South Korea pilots feared dead in fighter crash

Two South Korea pilots feared dead in fighter crash

The F-15K Slam Eagle went down in the southern county of Chilgok, in North Gyeongsang province, on its way back to the Daegu Air Base after an hour-long mission.

Qantas outlines pilot academy plans as profit soars

Qantas outlines pilot academy plans as profit soars

The Australian carrier's result came in at A$607mn (US$473mn), with a strong performance from its domestic arm boosting the bottom line.

Air France strike to affect half of long-haul flights

Air France strike to affect half of long-haul flights

Half of Air France's long-haul flights out of Paris on Thursday will be cancelled due to a strike by pilots, cabin crew and ground staff, the carrier said.

Indian airline fires two pilots over mid-air row

Indian airline fires two pilots over mid-air row

Jet Airways took the step after investigating allegations that a male pilot slapped his female colleague during a heated argument.