Tag: European Aviation Safety Agency


  • Aviation’s impact on CO2 emissions

    The number of European flights and associated CO2 emissions have increased by 80% between 1990 and 2014 and is predicted to continue to grow.... Read More
  • EASA task force to assess collisions between drones and aircraft

    EASA will then publish its results by end of July and organise a workshop with stakeholders to present and discuss its findings and recommendations.... Read More
  • US FAA downgrades Thailand to Category 2

    The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), which also recently audited Thailand's aviation system, will release the results of its investigation on 10 December, but typically follows similarly with assessments made by the FAA.... Read More
  • EASA, IATA move to prevent LOC-I accidents

    The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced the publication of new training requirements for airline pilots to prevent loss of control situations.... Read More
  • Iceland volcano wreaks havoc on Euro flights

    Flights restrictions may remain “for a number of days” as an erupting Icelandic volcano continues to spew a plume of volcanic ash 11 km into the sky, wreaking havoc on European airspace. The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) said...... Read More
  • Airbus A330-200F gains type certification

    Airbus’ new A330-200 Freighter, which has a payload of 70 tonnes – one tonne greater than first expected – has been granted Type Certification by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), following a successful 200-hour flight-test campaign. According to...... Read More
  • EUROPE & CIS: Euro airline chiefs appeal to EC

    A delegation of chief executives representing Europe’s major airlines met with European Commission transport commissioner and commission VP Antonio Tajani in July to emphasise the depth of the crisis facing European air transport. The Association of European Airlines (AEA)...... Read More