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Aerospace giants form coalition to stop unauthorized parts from entering supply chain

Feb 22 (Reuters) - Aerospace giants including Airbus (AIR.PA), opens new tab, Boeing (BA.N), opens new tab and GE Aerospace (GE.N), opens new tab on Thursday announced the formation of a coalition that would aim to prevent unauthorized parts from entering the global supply chain. The move comes after jet engine maker CFM International, co-owned by GE Aerospace and France's Safran (SAF.PA), opens new tab, last year said thousands of engine components may have been sold with forged paperwork… (www.reuters.com) More...

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When a Wing Comes Apart

Or, more accurately, when it doesn't. Ask the Pilot takes a look at the UAL 757 incident. (askthepilot.com) More...

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Boeing Board Blocks Shareholder Push to Bring HQ Back to Seattle

Boeing’s board has killed a longshot shareholder proposal that the company move its headquarters back to Seattle. The proposal was put forward to be voted on this spring at Boeing’s annual general meeting by 83-year-old Walter Ryan, a retired Chicago business owner, corporate gadfly and stock market investor who owns 10,000 shares in the company. (www.seattletimes.com) More...

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How Artificial Intelligence Is Enhancing Air Traffic Control

An air traffic control tower trial at London Heathrow Airport demonstrates the potential of AI to optimize air traffic management and improve the efficiency and safety of airport operations. (airwaysmag.com) More...

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Iberia Flight Diverts to Gran Canaria as Passenger Receives CPR

Iberia flight IB 6844 from Buenos Aires-Ezeiza (EZE) to Madrid (MAD) diverted to Gran Canaria (LPA) on February 23. An Airbus A350-900, with registration EC-NJM, operated IB 6844 that day. The aircraft was back on the ground nearly ten hours after departure due to a passenger's medical issue. (aeroxplorer.com) More...

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Heathrow Squashes Reports of Scrapped Third Runway Plans

London Heathrow Airport has denied a report by The Sunday Times that plans for a third runway have been shelved. (airwaysmag.com) More...

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More than 500 flights delayed at DIA as high winds batter plains

As high winds stoke up fire dangers across the eastern side of the state Monday morning, they are also causing problems at Denver International Airport. More than 500 flights have been delayed as of 1:30 p.m. — the majority through Southwest Airlines, according to airline tracking site FlightAware. Southwest has 273 delays, or 50% of their traffic through Denver; United Airlines has 118 delays; SkyWest has 48 delays; Frontier has 30 delays; American Airlines has 12 delays; and CommuteAir has 11… (www.denverpost.com) More...

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Tool Found At LAX In Qantas Airbus A380 Engine After 1 Month Missing

Australian investigators have disclosed that mechanics found a tool inside a Qantas Airbus A380 engine after it has been missing for a month at LAX. (simpleflying.com) More...


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