Safety http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7397/more en Australian airlines agree to change cockpit policies http://atwonline.com/security/australian-airlines-agree-change-cockpit-policies <div class="node-body article-body">At the instigation of the government, Australian airlines are changing their rules to ensure two crew members are in the cockpit at all times for most commercial flights.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/australian-airlines-agree-change-cockpit-policies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/australian-airlines-agree-change-cockpit-policies#comments Airlines Security Daily News Safety 4U9525 Airbus A320 Andreas Lubitz ATW Plus Australian government cockpit crash Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss French Alps Germanwings Neville Howell Qantas QantasLink Regional Express Rex two crew on the flight deck Mon, 30 Mar 2015 19:26:00 +0000 160801 at http://atwonline.com Thailand faces Japan, Korea flight bans http://atwonline.com/regulation/thailand-faces-japan-korea-flight-bans <div class="node-body article-body">South Korea and Japan have issued bans on all new charter and scheduled flight services out of Thailand, following an ICAO report earlier this year that investigated issues with compliance standards on Thai-registered airlines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/thailand-faces-japan-korea-flight-bans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/thailand-faces-japan-korea-flight-bans#comments Regulation Daily News Safety Airports & Routes ICAO Infrastructure and Transport Japan CAB Korea MLIT Ministry of Land NokScoot Thai AirAsia X Mon, 30 Mar 2015 19:14:00 +0000 160781 at http://atwonline.com Air Canada flight lands short; aircraft badly damaged http://atwonline.com/safety/air-canada-flight-lands-short-aircraft-badly-damaged <div class="node-body article-body">Investigations are underway into why an Air Canada Airbus A320-200 landed short at Stanfield International Airport at Halifax, Nova Scotia, severely damaging the aircraft. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/air-canada-flight-lands-short-aircraft-badly-damaged" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/air-canada-flight-lands-short-aircraft-badly-damaged#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Safety AC624 Air Canada Halifax Stanfield International Airport Toronto Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:09:00 +0000 160711 at http://atwonline.com Airlines worldwide move to adopt new cockpit policy http://atwonline.com/security/airlines-worldwide-move-adopt-new-cockpit-policy <div class="node-body article-body">In response to the Germanwings Airbus A320 crash, airlines around the world continued to move to implement a policy of requiring two crew members to be in the cockpit at all times during flights.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/airlines-worldwide-move-adopt-new-cockpit-policy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/airlines-worldwide-move-adopt-new-cockpit-policy#comments Airlines Security Daily News Safety 4U9525 Air France-KLM Air Lituanica Air Malta Airbus A320 Canada cockpit EASA FAA Germanwings Lufthansa Group pilots two crew members Fri, 27 Mar 2015 19:18:00 +0000 160701 at http://atwonline.com IATA: Germanwings crash is an ‘unthinkable tragedy’ http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-germanwings-crash-unthinkable-tragedy <div class="node-body article-body">IATA DG and CEO Tony Tyler has described the Germanwings accident as an “unthinkable tragedy” and stressed the importance of a full and complete investigation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-germanwings-crash-unthinkable-tragedy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-germanwings-crash-unthinkable-tragedy#comments Airlines Associations Daily News Safety 4U 9525 A320 accident Airbus crash crew Germanwings IATA security Tony Tyler Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:57:00 +0000 160671 at http://atwonline.com <p>French gendarmes and investigators work in the scattered debris of Germanwings Airbus A320.</p> ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT/AFP/Getty Images EASA recommends two-crew policy http://atwonline.com/security/easa-recommends-two-crew-policy <div class="node-body article-body">The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has issued a temporary recommendation, proposing that two crew members, including at least one qualified pilot, should occupy the cockpit during flight. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/easa-recommends-two-crew-policy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/easa-recommends-two-crew-policy#comments Airlines Regulation Security Daily News Safety 2015-04 accident BEA Bureau d’Enquetes et d’Analyses cockpit crash crew EASA flight 4U9525 Germanwings incident Lufthansa safety safety information bulletin SIB temporary recommendation The European Aviation Safety Agency Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:58:00 +0000 160661 at http://atwonline.com Pilots’ union: Germanwings CVR data leak ‘serious breach’ of rules http://atwonline.com/labor/pilots-union-germanwings-cvr-data-leak-serious-breach-rules <div class="node-body article-body">The European Cockpit Association (ECA), which represents over 38,000 pilots across Europe, has struck out over Germanwings flight 9525 cockpit voice recorder (CVR) data being made public.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/pilots-union-germanwings-cvr-data-leak-serious-breach-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/pilots-union-germanwings-cvr-data-leak-serious-breach-rules#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Safety 4U 9525 A320 accident Airbus cockpit voice recorder crash crew CVR ECA European Cockpit Association Germanwings leak security Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:35:00 +0000 160621 at http://atwonline.com <p>Germanwings flight 9525 cockpit voice recorder (CVR)</p> Courtesy, BEA Lufthansa creates group safety pilot role after Germanwings crash http://atwonline.com/safety/lufthansa-creates-group-safety-pilot-role-after-germanwings-crash <div class="node-body article-body">Germanwings parent Lufthansa has created a new group safety pilot position, effectively immediately, and is updating its cockpit rules after Tuesday’s fatal Airbus A320 crash, which killed all 150 people on board when it went down into the southern French Alps on a scheduled flight from Barcelona to Düsseldorf.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/lufthansa-creates-group-safety-pilot-role-after-germanwings-crash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/lufthansa-creates-group-safety-pilot-role-after-germanwings-crash#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Safety 4U 9525 A320 accident Airbus Carsten Spohr cockpit procedure crash crew Germanwings group safety pilot Lufthansa security SWISS Werner Maas Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:08:00 +0000 160591 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lufthansa A320</p> By Rob Finlayson Germanwings crash prompts changes to airlines' cockpit procedures http://atwonline.com/safety/germanwings-crash-prompts-changes-airlines-cockpit-procedures <div class="node-body article-body">[UPDATED] Norwegian Air Shuttle and EasyJet were among the airlines that changed their cockpit procedures on Thursday in the wake of the Germanwings flight 4U9525 crash. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/germanwings-crash-prompts-changes-airlines-cockpit-procedures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/germanwings-crash-prompts-changes-airlines-cockpit-procedures#comments Airlines Daily News Safety Air Canada Air Transat cockpit EasyJet flight 4U9525 flight deck Germanwings Lufthansa Group Norwegian Air Shuttle Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:47:00 +0000 160501 at http://atwonline.com <p>Norwegian Boeing 737-800</p> By Rob Finlayson Carsten Spohr: ‘Darkest chapter’ in Lufthansa’s history http://atwonline.com/safety/carsten-spohr-darkest-chapter-lufthansa-s-history <div class="node-body article-body">Stunned Lufthansa Group CEO Carsten Spohr said the German airline company is coming to terms with the fact that a Germanwings pilot apparently intentionally crashed an Airbus A320 into the French Alps on March 24.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/carsten-spohr-darkest-chapter-lufthansa-s-history" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/carsten-spohr-darkest-chapter-lufthansa-s-history#comments Airlines Daily News Safety 4U9525 Airbus A320 Andreas Lubitz Brice Robin Carsten Spohr cockpit cockpit door crash French Alps French prosecutor Germanwings Lufthansa Group pilot Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:21:00 +0000 160491 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lufthansa Group CEO Carsten Spohr</p> Sascha Steinbach/Getty Images