Safety en Kyrgyz’s Avia Traffic Co. 737 crashes on landing <div class="node-body article-body">Kyrgyz’s Avia Traffic Co. Boeing 737 ran out of runway while landing at Osh Airport in Kyrgyzstan on Nov. 22. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Safety Avia Traffic Co. Boeing 737 Interstate Aviation Committee safety Wed, 25 Nov 2015 16:27:00 +0000 187761 at COMMENTARY: Mitigating the insider threat to aviation <div class="field-byline"> John Halinski </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Russia has said that the downing of a Metrojet airliner over the Sinai was the result of an insider putting an explosive device on board the aircraft. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Daily News Safety MetroJet Sharm el Sheikh TSA Wed, 25 Nov 2015 14:46:00 +0000 187691 at Editorial - Sense & Security <div class="node-body article-body">The crash of Metrojet flight 9268 shortly after take-off from Sharm el-Sheikh understandably raises concerns about security and screening procedures at that airport.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Editorial Security Safety Metrojet 9268 Metrojet A321 crash Sharm el-Sheikh Tue, 24 Nov 2015 19:14:00 +0000 187571 at This week's poll question: Have the recent terror incidents and threats caused you to alter your air travel plans? <div class="node-body advpoll_binary-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/" style="width: 150px; height: 69px;" /></p> </div><form action="/poll/11202015" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="advpoll-voting-binary-form-0" class="advpoll-vote"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="advpoll-available-choices"> <div class="vote-choices"> <div class="form-radios"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-2101-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-2101"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-2101" name="choice" value="2101" class="form-radio" /> Yes</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-2111-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-2111"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-2111" name="choice" value="2111" class="form-radio" /> No</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-2121-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-2121"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-2121" name="choice" value="2121" class="form-radio" /> Maybe; I will proceed with caution</label> </div> </div> </div> </div> <input type="hidden" name="ajax" id="edit-ajax" value="" class="ajax" /> <input type="hidden" name="nid" id="edit-nid" value="187221" class="edit-nid" /> <input type="submit" name="op" id="edit-vote-binary-0" value="Answer" class="form-submit" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_build_id" id="form-5-uy1-0Qtk0F8S48Cd2Y6Iw8Kyl2F9Rwt21-t07K3ms" value="form-5-uy1-0Qtk0F8S48Cd2Y6Iw8Kyl2F9Rwt21-t07K3ms" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_id" id="edit-advpoll-voting-binary-form" value="advpoll_voting_binary_form" /> </div> </div></form> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Airlines Security Safety Fri, 20 Nov 2015 17:21:44 +0000 187221 at Russian investigators: Air Samara pilots blamed for landing accident <div class="node-body article-body">Moscow-based Interstate Aviation Committee (IAC) has blamed Air Samara pilots for the hard landing accident of a Beechcraft B300 on Nov. 25, 2014. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Regulation Daily News Safety air operator’s certificate Air Samara Beechcraft Interstate Aviation Committee Thu, 19 Nov 2015 16:40:00 +0000 187021 at Southeast Asia carriers opt for inflight tracking <div class="node-body article-body">Southeast Asian regional carriers are increasingly choosing to implement inflight tracking systems following the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines MH370 in March 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Safety Technology aircraft tracking MH370 SITA Southeast Asia Thu, 19 Nov 2015 15:17:00 +0000 186971 at Russian authorities confirm bomb brought down Metrojet A321 <div class="node-body article-body">The Russian government has formally stated that an explosive device was responsible for the downing of a Metrojet Airbus A321 over the Sinai on Oct. 31 with the loss of 224 lives. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Airlines Security Daily News Safety Airbus A321 Alexander Bortnikov bomb crash explosive MetroJet Sinai Vladimir Putin Tue, 17 Nov 2015 11:57:00 +0000 186701 at <p>Russian security chief Alexander Bortnikov</p> Russian security chief Alexander Bortnikov AAPA: Transport chief warns Indonesian airlines on safety & competition <div class="node-body article-body">Indonesia’s airlines must up their game on safety and expect more international competition if they are not ready to serve new routes, the country’s head of transport warned Friday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Associations Regulation Daily News ATW On-Location Safety AAPA Emirates Etihad Indonesia Trigana Fri, 13 Nov 2015 03:12:00 +0000 186391 at AAPA: Asia Pacific needs harmonized ops and safety policy <div class="node-body article-body">Asia Pacific lacks a set of harmonized guidelines for safety and regulatory practices according to Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) technical director Martin Eran-Tasker.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Associations Regulation Security Daily News ATW On-Location Safety AAPA Garuda Indonesia Martin Eran-Tasker Metrojet A321 crash safety security Singapore Thu, 12 Nov 2015 15:12:00 +0000 186281 at Aeroflot subsidiary Aurora Airlines wins IOSA approval <div class="node-body article-body">Aeroflot subsidiary Aurora Airlines has achieved IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) certification following an assessment of its operational management and control systems. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Safety Aeroflot Aurora Airlines IATA Operational Safety Audit IOSA Konstantin Sukhorebrik safety Wed, 11 Nov 2015 20:15:00 +0000 186241 at