FedEx chairman and CEO Fred Smith has praised IATA for moving swiftly to establish a task force on aircraft tracking improvements in the wake of the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. Speaking Thursday at the International Aviation Club in Washington DC, Smith said it was “not acceptable to anyone to think that an airliner can go into the ether.” IATA DG and CEO Tony Tyler has called on the aviation industry to “make a safe industry even safer” by ...

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