Things With Wings http://aviationweek.com/blog/6696/feed en Iraqi Airways 767 at Frankfurt Hahn Airport http://aviationweek.com/blog/iraqi-airways-767-frankfurt-hahn-airport <div class="node-body blog-body">Airbus A330 and A340 operators have until Feb. 6 to </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/iraqi-airways-767-frankfurt-hahn-airport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/iraqi-airways-767-frankfurt-hahn-airport#comments Commercial Aviation MRO Global Things With Wings Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:36:00 +0000 1254581 at http://aviationweek.com <p>Iraqi Airways Boeing 767 landing at Frankfurt Hahn Airport for scheduled maintenance.</p> Passenger, Çargo Middle East Growth Rate #MROME http://aviationweek.com/blog/passenger-argo-middle-east-growth-rate-mrome <div class="node-body blog-body">The Middle East region is forecast to have the highest RPK (revenue passenger kilometers) growth rate, but another region outpaces in cargo traffic over the period.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/passenger-argo-middle-east-growth-rate-mrome" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/passenger-argo-middle-east-growth-rate-mrome#comments Commercial Aviation MRO Middle East Things With Wings Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:55:00 +0000 1254531 at http://aviationweek.com Hanging with History http://aviationweek.com/blog/hanging-history <div class="node-body blog-body">If you have ever wanted to get real up close and personal with aviation history, then grab your Nitrile gloves, California Dusters and Bunny Cloths and get yourself down to the Steven Udvar-Hazy Center at the Dulles International Airport and apply for janitor duty.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/hanging-history" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/hanging-history#comments Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Wed, 14 Jan 2015 22:23:00 +0000 1247391 at http://aviationweek.com Getting Back to the Golden http://aviationweek.com/blog/getting-back-golden <div class="node-body blog-body">The airline pilot’s version of Alexander Pope’s famous quote might go something like this: “To err is human; to follow the Golden Rules, divine.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/getting-back-golden" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/getting-back-golden#comments Regulatory & Safety Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Tue, 06 Jan 2015 19:06:00 +0000 1243531 at http://aviationweek.com Should pilots have a separate medical certification for the night shift? http://aviationweek.com/blog/should-pilots-have-separate-medical-certification-night-shift <div class="node-body blog-body">A run of the mill runway excursion at the Malmo airport in Sweden early this year brought to light an interesting question - should pilots have to undergo regular screening for their physiological aptitude for the graveyard shift.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/should-pilots-have-separate-medical-certification-night-shift" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/should-pilots-have-separate-medical-certification-night-shift#comments Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Fri, 19 Dec 2014 13:57:00 +0000 1239691 at http://aviationweek.com A330, ATR 42 and 72 Door Problems http://aviationweek.com/blog/a330-atr-42-and-72-door-problems <div class="node-body blog-body">EASA issues two proposed airworthiness directives today--both involving door problems during manufacture.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/a330-atr-42-and-72-door-problems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/a330-atr-42-and-72-door-problems#comments MRO Global Things With Wings Fri, 12 Dec 2014 21:35:00 +0000 1235631 at http://aviationweek.com Best MRO Providers Are...? http://aviationweek.com/blog/best-mro-providers-are <div class="node-body blog-body">Aviation Week is accepting nominations for the MRO of the Year Awards. Nominate who you think are the best providers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/best-mro-providers-are" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/best-mro-providers-are#comments MRO Global Things With Wings Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:21:00 +0000 1233811 at http://aviationweek.com NTSB: Stall Warning Sounded Before Phenom 100 Crash http://aviationweek.com/blog/ntsb-stall-warning-sounded-phenom-100-crash <div class="node-body blog-body">Downloaded cockpit voice recorder and flight data recorder information from a Embraer Phenom 100 that crashed 1 mi. short of the runway at the Montgomery County Airpark on Dec. 8 revealed that the aircraft’s automated stall warning system sounded continuously for the final 20 sec. of the flight</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/ntsb-stall-warning-sounded-phenom-100-crash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/ntsb-stall-warning-sounded-phenom-100-crash#comments BCA Business Aviation Regulatory & Legislative Things With Wings Tue, 09 Dec 2014 23:15:00 +0000 1233181 at http://aviationweek.com Phenom 100 Crash Is First Fatal For Light Jet http://aviationweek.com/blog/phenom-100-crash-first-fatal-light-jet <div class="node-body blog-body">Crash near Washington, D.C. is first fatal for Embraer Phenom 100 light jet</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/phenom-100-crash-first-fatal-light-jet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/phenom-100-crash-first-fatal-light-jet#comments BCA Business Aviation Regulatory & Legislative North America Things With Wings Mon, 08 Dec 2014 18:35:00 +0000 1232131 at http://aviationweek.com A320 Engine Mount Problem http://aviationweek.com/blog/a320-engine-mount-problem <div class="node-body blog-body">EASA proposed an airworthiness directive for Airbus A319, A320 and A321 aircraft because of faulty engine mount pins for V2500 engines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/a320-engine-mount-problem" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/a320-engine-mount-problem#comments MRO Global Things With Wings Thu, 04 Dec 2014 15:47:00 +0000 1230511 at http://aviationweek.com The Air France Strike Impact Visualised http://aviationweek.com/blog/air-france-strike-impact-visualised <div class="node-body blog-body">Images show the impact on French airspace during and after the pilot strike. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/air-france-strike-impact-visualised" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/air-france-strike-impact-visualised#comments Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Fri, 28 Nov 2014 09:42:00 +0000 1227851 at http://aviationweek.com Lunch With Louis? http://aviationweek.com/blog/lunch-louis <div class="node-body blog-body">The sudden departure of UTC Chief Louis Chenevert surprised a lot of people. He may have been one of them.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/lunch-louis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/lunch-louis#comments Commercial Aviation Defense Global Things With Wings Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:33:00 +0000 1226081 at http://aviationweek.com Interactive Map: Retired FedEx Boeing 727s Dot The Globe http://aviationweek.com/blog/interactive-map-retired-fedex-boeing-727s-dot-globe <div class="node-body blog-body">Aviation Week has created an interactive map showing the locations of FedEx's donated 727s. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/interactive-map-retired-fedex-boeing-727s-dot-globe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/interactive-map-retired-fedex-boeing-727s-dot-globe#comments Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Mon, 24 Nov 2014 07:52:00 +0000 1224561 at http://aviationweek.com Sensor, Hydraulic, Seal and Landing Gear Failures http://aviationweek.com/blog/sensor-hydraulic-seal-and-landing-gear-failures <div class="node-body blog-body">FAA issues 4 airworthiness directives--affecting Airbus A318s, A319s, A320s and A321s, Boeing 777s, Bombardier RJs and Pratt & Whitney PW4000 engines--all effective Dec. 26</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/sensor-hydraulic-seal-and-landing-gear-failures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/sensor-hydraulic-seal-and-landing-gear-failures#comments MRO North America Things With Wings Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:39:00 +0000 1224381 at http://aviationweek.com Seven Reasons For Optimism (and Worry) In Commercial Aviation http://aviationweek.com/blog/seven-reasons-optimism-and-worry-commercial-aviation <div class="node-body blog-body">From Chinese aircraft to Russian titanium to cheap oil, analysts forecast the future in commercial aerospace.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/seven-reasons-optimism-and-worry-commercial-aviation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/seven-reasons-optimism-and-worry-commercial-aviation#comments Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Wed, 19 Nov 2014 09:40:00 +0000 1222871 at http://aviationweek.com