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  1. News - China - AVIATION

    Air China pilots warn flight safety under threat by unequal pay and lack of rest

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 05:43pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com Air China pilots 'tired and overworked' More than 100 Air China pilots have signed an open letter alleging that they have an excessive workload, get inadequate rest and receive unequal pay. Many of the pilots who signed the letter fly large aircraft such as Boeing 777s and Airbus A330s in the airline's international fleet. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1493607/air-china-pilots-slam-exhausting-shifts-and-unequal-pay-open-letter
  2. News - World - AVIATION

    Rolls-Royce accused of sacking jet engineer for whistle-blowing over safety concerns

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 08:49pm by GDN

    ... Rolls-Royce's human resources director, told the tribunal in Nottingham she was horrified when she read Kurt-Elli's letter to Rishton with its "extraordinary allegations". "I took ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1457916/rolls-royce-accused-sacking-jet-engineer-whistle-blowing-over-safety
  3. News - Asia - AVIATION

    Terror probe launched into missing Malaysia Airlines jet as passenger list is scrutinised

    Posted Mar 08th 2014, 11:56pm by Associated Press, Reuters

    ... passengers who have waited for news of their loved ones since Saturday morning. Around 80 family members of the passengers signed a petition letter on Sunday afternoon urging Malaysia Airlines to release the “truth” behind the mysterious disappearance of MH370 by 5pm.  In the letter, family members called for China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs to intervene and help solve the issue. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1443908/terror-probe-launched-missing-malaysia-airlines-jet-passenger-list
  4. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Virgin's Branson issues warning over state support for rival Qantas

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 04:47am by AFP

    ... competition with Qantas, lashed out at the conservative government in an open letter to the Australian public published in Sunday's newspapers. Qantas has been lobbying the government to ease ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1429237/virgins-branson-issues-warning-over-state-support-rival-qantas
  5. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Cathay pilot union decides against industrial action

    Posted Dec 09th 2013, 06:37am by Phila Siu

    ... is a form of industrial action whereby employees do no more than the minimum required by the rules of their contracts. In a letter to its 1,900 members last week, the association's general ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1376307/cathay-pilot-union-decides-against-industrial-action
  6. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Hong Kong-based man's legal battle may hold key to future of drones

    Posted Nov 18th 2013, 02:31pm by DANNY LEE

    ... extreme is to show it to as many people as you can, get as many people as you can involved in the hobby, with large numbers we can get sensible regulations.” Most notably, Pirker explains having ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1359313/drone-pilot-contests-faa-fine-landmark-case
  7. News - World - AVIATION

    Balloon ride to stratosphere offers cheaper alternative for space buffs

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 11:02pm by Reuters

    ... and blood boil, and an unprotected person would rapidly experience fatal decompression," the FAA, which oversees commercial space flight in the US, wrote in a letter. The FAA took no position ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1338266/balloon-ride-stratosphere-offers-cheaper-alternative-space-buffs
  8. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Photographers keep a close eye on the planes at Chek Lap Kok

    Posted Aug 11th 2013, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... or when Dragonair painted its planes to celebrate its 25th anniversary," said Christian Junker, 40, general manager of a Swiss company. That's one aspect of the hobby that's more ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1295868/photographers-keep-close-eye-planes-chek-lap-kok
  9. News - World - AVIATION

    US aviation advisers propose broader in-flight use of electronic devices

    Posted Sep 28th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... divisive issues, but that issue is left out of the FAA's consideration since it is regulated by the Federal Communications Commission. Delta Air Lines said in a letter to the FAA last year ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1319402/us-aviation-advisers-propose-broader-flight-use-electronic-devices
  10. News - China - AVIATION

    Chinese jetliner’s first flight set back a year

    Posted Aug 07th 2013, 03:52pm by AFP

    ... editor-in-chief of Aerospace Knowledge magazine, expected a longer delay. “The earliest time for its delivery to buyers is likely to be in 2018 or 2019,” Wang said, according to the paper, adding ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1294946/chinese-jetliners-first-flight-set-back-year

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