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January 25, 2021, 1:29 PM

EASA To Strengthen Safety Reviews of U.S.-certified Aircraft

The EU aviation safety regulator expects to clear the Boeing 737 Max to fly again in Europe shortly.

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Jan 11, 2021 - 4:48 PM
While authorities caution against speculation about the cause, the crash of Sriwijaya Flight 182 raises the specter of past accidents in Indonesia.
Jan 11, 2021 - 8:45 AM
Authorities expect to find no survivors from the Boeing 737-500 that crashed into the Java Sea Saturday.
Jan 9, 2021 - 2:41 PM
Jakarta ATC lost contact with a Boeing 737-500 carrying 62 people four minutes after takeoff on Saturday.
Jan 8, 2021 - 3:08 PM
An agreement to place a firm order for 30 ARJ21s by Everbright Group targets operators in Southeast Asia.
Jan 8, 2021 - 11:59 AM
The European airframer delivered 556 commercial airplanes last year.
Jan 8, 2021 - 4:03 AM
Starting next week, passengers, but not flight crew, will be required to provide a negative result from a Covid test taken within 72 hours of departure.
Jan 7, 2021 - 5:31 PM
U.S. Justice Department finds Boeing employees deceived the FAA about changes to the 737 Max’s flight control system.
Jan 7, 2021 - 4:05 PM
For the first time since the establishment of a GCC-led blockade of Qatar in 2017, Qatar Airways can fly direct to South Africa over Saudi Arabia.
Jan 7, 2021 - 11:03 AM
IATA reports November RPK declines nearly matched those of October.
Jan 7, 2021 - 10:07 AM
Etihad Aviation Training and leisure carrier Israir have signed a contract to train Israeli pilots in the UAE.