Safety en European regional airlines urge safety agency to intervene in flight delay court cases <div class="node-body article-body">The European Regions Airline Association (ERA) is seeking assistance from the continent’s safety authority for carriers facing heavy compensation costs following flight delays.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Regulation Daily News Safety Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:07:00 +0000 239191 at Southwest, Frontier aircraft collide on ground at Phoenix airport <div class="node-body article-body">A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-800 and a Frontier Airlines Airbus A320 were involved in a ground contact incident at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX), the airlines and airport have confirmed.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Safety Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:39:00 +0000 239041 at EASA updates on Galaxy Note 7 risk <div class="node-body article-body">European safety regulator EASA has withdrawn a safety bulletin that focused on the risks of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 mobile phones, following their recall and deactivation.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Safety Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:56:00 +0000 239021 at Hamburg Airport reopens after toxin sickens 68 people <div class="node-body article-body">Germany’s Hamburg Airport terminals 1 and 2 were temporarily closed Sunday, Feb. 12 after passengers and staff complained of nausea at the central security checkpoint. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Safety Airports & Routes Mon, 13 Feb 2017 16:31:00 +0000 238511 at AXEL HEIMKEN/AFP/Getty Images British Airways A319 departs taxiway in Denmark <div class="node-body article-body">A British Airways (BA) Airbus A319 had a taxiway excursion at Billund Airport, Denmark, Feb. 7 following a flight from London Heathrow.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Safety Airports & Routes Tue, 07 Feb 2017 17:08:00 +0000 238041 at NTSB concludes tug speed caused Southwest nose gear collapse <div class="node-body article-body">The US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said in a newly released report that “excessive speed” by a tug driver caused the nose gear of a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-300 to collapse upon pushback from the gate at the Baltimore-Washington International Airport on the night of Aug. 4, 2016.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Safety Performance Daily News Safety ATW Plus Mon, 06 Feb 2017 20:05:00 +0000 238011 at SWISS 777-300ER inspected after unscheduled landing in Canadian Arctic <div class="node-body article-body">A Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) Boeing 777-300ER is being inspected after making an unscheduled landing in Iqaluit, Canada.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Engines Daily News Safety Fri, 03 Feb 2017 19:20:00 +0000 237851 at Tech firms complete volcanic ash detection ground tests <div class="node-body article-body">Technology firm Elbit Systems and Norway’s Nicarnica Aviation have performed ground trials on a new system, aimed at detecting volcanic ash up to 100 km ahead of an aircraft.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Air Traffic Management Daily News Safety Tue, 31 Jan 2017 18:12:00 +0000 237501 at Nicarnica Aviation Cyber Proof <div class="node-body article-body">Cyber crime is a fast-growing area of concern for aviation security, but addressing how to guard against it and mitigate the risks yields more questions than answers. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Safety ATW Plus Wed, 25 Jan 2017 19:11:00 +0000 236941 at ACT Airlines 747F recorders significantly damaged <div class="node-body article-body">The flight data recorder (FDR) and the cockpit voice recorder (CVR) retrieved last week from the ACT Airlines Boeing 747 freighter crash site and sent to Moscow for analysis have significant mechanical damage and high temperature traces, according to Russia’s Interstate Aviation Committee (IAC). </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Daily News Safety Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:40:00 +0000 236491 at