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November 25, 2022, 4:39 AM

Removal of EU Laws Creates Uncertainty for UK's Aviation Sector

Hundreds of European Union aviation-related laws could be scrapped under "sunsetting" provisions in the UK's post-Brexit Retained EU Law Bill.

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Charlie Precourt
Nov 10, 2022 - 12:17 PM
Precourt is a veteran of four Space Shuttle missions and was NASA's chief astronaut.
The Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737-500 that crashed into the Java Sea on January 9 carried 62 people. (Photo: Flickr Creative Commons)
Nov 10, 2022 - 10:27 AM
Indonesian air accident investigators published their final report into Sriwijaya Air's fatal accident in January 2021 involving a Boeing 737-500 aircraft.
Jeffrey Troy, president and CEO of the Aviation Information Sharing and Analysis Center speaks to attendees from the stage during Bombardier's Safety Standdown on Wednesday
Nov 9, 2022 - 12:27 PM
Safety in a business aviation organization starts with its people, Bombardier Safety Standdown attendees hear.
Tony Kern of Convergent Performance on stage at Bombardier Safety Standdown 2022
Nov 8, 2022 - 11:40 AM
About 450 industry professionals were in attendance for the first day of Bombardier's 26th Safety Standdown.
Hawker 800XP with damage in hangar
Nov 8, 2022 - 10:38 AM
According to the NTSB, the crew's delayed decision to go-around caused a hard landing that substantially damaged the airplane and injured the copilot.
Derek Morgan, acting deputy executive director for the FAA's aircraft certification office
Nov 7, 2022 - 5:00 PM
Nearly 400 people are expected to attend Bombardier's three-day safety conference, which kicks off today in Wichita.
Precision Air operates ATR42 twin turboprop aircraft.
Nov 7, 2022 - 10:50 AM
An ATR42-500 twin turboprop operated by Precision Air crashed on approach to Bukoba Airport in Tanzania, killing 19 of the 43 people on board.
Jeppesen FliteDeck aviation charts
Nov 4, 2022 - 12:09 PM
Reports suggest that Boeing's Jeppesen unit is suffering from a ransomware attack, although this has not yet been confirmed by Boeing.
Korean Air Airbus A330-300 on approach to Chek Lap Kok Airport
Nov 2, 2022 - 11:02 AM
An engine problem on Sunday involving a Korean Air Airbus A330 followed a runway overrun involving another of Korean Air’s A330s on October 23.
Aircraft surrounded by investigators after safely stopped in Engineered Material Arresting System following runway overrun
Nov 1, 2022 - 12:46 PM
Runway incursions and overruns remain on the Transportation Safety Board of Canada’s list of aviation safety concerns.