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Sep 09, 2017
UN aviation wing ICAO is backing the creation of a single, global drone registryThe initiative comes at a time when drone usage is soaring in the United States, Europe, and China, raising privacy concerns and fears of collisions with commercial jets.
May 18, 2017
Afghanistan's first female certified pilot to become youngest to make solo round-the-world flightBorn in a refugee camp in Afghanistan, Shaesta Waiz now hopes to become the youngest woman in history to complete a solo round-the-world flight.
May 10, 2017
International Civil Aviation Organization seeks advice to counter the laptop banIn March, the U.S. announced laptop restrictions on flights originating from 10 airports in countries including the UAE, Qatar and Turkey.
May 17, 2016
SpiceJet's Kochi fiasco defies logic but what is our level of airport security anyway?SpiceJet's mix up in Kochi is not really a breach of security as airport security in India is already in a compromised state.
Oct 14, 2015
Russia appeals to UN aviation body to open new MH17 probeRussia has appealed to the International Civil Aviation Organization to open a new probe into 2014's downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine, the chief of the Russian aviation agency said on Wednesday.
Jan 08, 2015
AirAsia QZ8501crash makes case for ejectable black boxesA long-delayed proposal to outfit commercial airliners with ejectable "black box" recorders may have a better chance of being adopted following the AirAsia crash in the Java Sea, according to three sources at the UN global aviation body.
Jul 31, 2014
Europe, Asia on alert amid fears of Ebola outbreak spreadingEbola can kill victims within days, causing severe fever and muscle pain, vomiting, diarrhoea and, in some cases, organ failure and unstoppable bleeding.
Jul 29, 2014
Airlines to push for independent guidance on airspace safety following MH17 crashInternational Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), has invited the heads of the airline industry and the world's air traffic control networks to discuss how to ensure that airliners are flying in secure airspace
Oct 23, 2013
India, US push back against EU air carbon chargeIndia voiced firm opposition on Tuesday to EU plans to impose a scaled-back carbon charge on flights over European airspace while a senior US lawmaker said the EU proposal runs afoul of a law intended to shield US airlines from such charges.