Safety en Search for MH370 could end soon <div class="node-body article-body">Australian Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss has said the country’s search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 “cannot go on forever.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Safety ADS-C Airservices Australia ANSP Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Contract Boeing 777 Inmarsat Malaysia Airlines Malaysian Department of Civil Aviation MH370 Rupert Pearce Warren Truss Mon, 02 Mar 2015 14:27:00 +0000 157371 at Taiwan operators under further scrutiny following TransAsia crash <div class="node-body article-body">Authorities investigating the fatal crash of a TransAsia ATR 72-600 in Taiwan earlier in February have reported several local airlines have contravened local labor operating regulations for both ground and aircrew.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Labor Daily News Safety Training ATR 72-600 China Airlines crash Dapeng Airlines Emerald Pacific Airlines engine flameout Great Wing Airline Roc Aviation Sunrise Airlines Taiwan Labor Ministry Tigerair Taiwan TransAsia V Air Tue, 24 Feb 2015 20:13:00 +0000 156761 at A Singular Argument <div class="field-deck"> The debate heats up on the feasibility of single-pilot, or even no-pilot operations in commercial airlines. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Whether they are being spotted on the approach to a busy airport, dropping on to the White House lawn or crashing while carrying drugs in Tijuana, the issues raised by unmanned aircraft arguably are the most controversial in aviation for decades.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Labor Manufacturers Safety Training ATW Plus NASA pilot shortage single-pilot flight deck UAS unmanned flight deck Thu, 19 Feb 2015 17:11:00 +0000 156381 at L-3 Link & Simulation Russian authorities cancel more AOCs <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency, Rosaviatsia, has canceled air operator’s certificates (AOCs) for regional Air Samara and Moscow-based cargo carrier KAPO Avia. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Regulation Daily News Safety Training air operator’s certificate Air Samara AOC Beechcraft King Air 350i Bylina Airline flight training KAPO Avia Moskovia Airline Rosaviatsia Samara Kurumoch International Airport Sokol Airport Wed, 18 Feb 2015 19:46:00 +0000 156301 at Why UAS is a misnomer and airliners must come first in rulemaking <div class="node-body blog-body">The reality of unmanned aerial systems – or UAS - is that’s it’s a misnomer – there is always a ‘man’ (or woman) behind an ‘unmanned’ system, and that person may be of good intent and responsible, or of evil intent and/or irresponsible.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/atw-editors-blog-0">ATW Editor&#039;s Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blogs Regulation Safety Airports & Routes FAA UAS unmanned ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Mon, 16 Feb 2015 20:11:00 +0000 156031 at Korean Air A330 hits Bangkok Airways ATR at Yangon Airport <div class="node-body article-body">A taxiing Korean Air Airbus A330 hit a parked Bangkok Airways ATR 72-600 at Yangon International Airport, Myanmar, at the weekend, significantly damaging the parked aircraft’s rudder and trim tabs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Safety Airports & Routes A330 Airbus ATR Bangkok Airways KAL KAL 472 Myanmar Mon, 16 Feb 2015 17:16:00 +0000 156021 at US DOT issues proposed rulemaking for small UAS in commercial airspace <div class="node-body article-body">In a first major step to regulate the use of small unmanned aircraft commercially in US airspace, the US Transportation Department announced Feb. 15 a proposed rulemaking.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Air Traffic Management Regulation Daily News Safety DOT Dubai FAA Foxx Huerta rulemaking UAS unmanned aircraft Sun, 15 Feb 2015 17:17:00 +0000 156001 at 10 TransAsia pilots grounded after failing proficiency tests <div class="node-body article-body">Ten TransAsia pilots have been grounded after failing basic oral tests on the correct handling procedure for an engine flameout after Taiwan’s Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) and the carrier suspended flights to send all active ATR pilots for retraining following the fatal crash of an ATR 72-600 earlier this month.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Safety Training ATR 72-600 CAA engine flameout FDR flight data recorder flight GE235 Peter Chen pilot retraining PW127M engine Taiwan’s Aviation Safety Council Taiwan’s Civil Aeronautics Administration Thomas Wang TransAsia Thu, 12 Feb 2015 15:57:00 +0000 155701 at TransAsia cancels flights for pilot retraining <div class="node-body article-body">TransAsia Airways has canceled 90 scheduled flights and is sending all its active ATR pilots for retraining under the scrutiny of Taiwan’s Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA), following the fatal crash of an ATR 72-600 last week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Safety Training ATR 72 Civil Aeronautics Administration GE235 Magong Airport pilot training PW127M Taiwan’s Aviation Safety Council Thomas Wang TransAsia Uni Air Mon, 09 Feb 2015 14:02:00 +0000 155151 at <p>TransAsia aircraft wreckage being lifted onto a truck in New Taipei City on Feb. 5.</p> SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images Taiwan orders ATR 72s grounded, inspected following TransAsia crash <div class="node-body article-body">Taiwan’s Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) has ordered Taiwanese airlines TransAsia Airways and Uni Air to ground their ATR 72s and conduct engine inspections on the turboprops following the Feb. 4 crash of a TransAsia ATR 72-600 in Taipei.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Airlines Daily News Safety ATR 72-600 CAA Civil Aeronautics Administration crash engine flameout flight 235 GE235 mayday Pratt & Whitney Canada PW&C Taipei Taiwan TransAsia Airways turboprop Uni Air Thu, 05 Feb 2015 15:51:00 +0000 154861 at <p>Wreckage of TransAsia ATR 72-600 on the Keelung River</p> SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images