Singapore Aviation Safety Seminar Begins

Singapore Aviation Safety Seminar Begins

The 4th annual Singapore Aviation Safety Seminar (SASS), jointly organized by Flight Safety Foundation and the Singapore Aviation Academy (SAA), a training arm of Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS), starts in March 26 in Singapore at SAA. The event is...
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SITA to install baggage handling system at 15 airports in India

SITA to install baggage handling system at 15 airports in India

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has expanded its agreement with air transport IT provider SITA that will allow the company to install its baggage management solution, BagManager, at 15 airports across India. Once installed, BagManager will provide the ai...
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Avoiding flu while you fly

Avoiding flu while you fly

New research from the US appears to contradict the view that aircraft are hotbeds for the spread of infectious diseases such as influenza – but where you sit can be important. The study suggests the best way to avoid the...
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Dutch call for take-off warning systems

Dutch call for take-off warning systems

The Dutch Safety Board has called for the swift development of independent systems which warn pilots when their aircraft has insufficient take-off performance. The board analysed serious incidents involving incorrect thrust settings in Boeing 737-800 aircraf...
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