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  • MH17 suffered 'massive' decompression: Ukrainian authority


    ​Ukrainian authorities have disclosed that the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200ER which crashed in the east of the country had suffered explosive depressurisation.


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  • OPINION: MH17 - The chances of success for the investigators


    ​The loss of flight MH17 is not about Malaysia ­Airlines. Everyone in the aviation industry knows what a cruel irony...


  • Valid information obtained from MH17 flight-data recorder


    ​Investigators have downloaded information from the flight-data recorder of the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200ER that...


  • Threat level of airspace raised days before MH17 loss


    ​Ukrainian authorities had raised the upper limit of closed airspace over the east of the country just three days...


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  • ANALYSIS: Recent unstable approaches that should have been go-arounds

    News | 28 Jul 2014 15:12 | David Learmount

    According to current industry wisdom, which is now being reviewed for fine-tuning, pilots should abandon “unstable” approaches and go around safely. Between 3.5% and 4% of all approaches are estimated to be unstable, yet pilots make a go-around decision in only a tiny fraction of those. What follows are some recent examples of unstable approaches from which a go-around decision ought to have been made but was not, and the results were bad.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Recent-unstable-approaches-that-should-have-been-go-arounds-401824/
  • MH17 suffered 'massive' decompression: Ukrainian authority

    News | 28 Jul 2014 13:18 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Ukrainian authorities have disclosed that the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200ER which crashed in the east of the country had suffered explosive depressurisation.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MH17-suffered-massive-decompression-Ukrainian-authority-402070/
  • KLM to open two Colombian routes next year

    News | 28 Jul 2014 12:52

    ​SkyTeam partner KLM is to open a service to the Colombian capital Bogota, as well as the city of Cali, next year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/KLM-to-open-two-Colombian-routes-next-year-402065/
  • OPINION: MH17 - The chances of success for the investigators

    News | 25 Jul 2014 11:49 | David Learmount

    ​The loss of flight MH17 is not about Malaysia ­Airlines. Everyone in the aviation industry knows what a cruel irony it is that this carrier has lost a second Boeing 777 with everybody on board – again apparently through no fault of its own – and empathises with its employees at a dark time.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-MH17-The-chances-of-success-for-the-investigators-402033/
  • MH17 was on established airway: Ukrainian commission

    News | 25 Jul 2014 10:53 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Ukrainian investigators believe the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200ER which crashed in the east of the country had been flying an established route.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MH17-was-on-established-airway-Ukrainian-commission-402029/
  • Air France-KLM closes €33m of sales and leasebacks

    News | 25 Jul 2014 10:29 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Air France-KLM funded €33 million ($44 million) worth of aircraft transactions in the sale-and-leaseback market during the year’s first half.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-France-KLM-closes-33m-of-sales-and-leasebacks-402023/