A group of 62 environmental organizations have called on the FAA to abandon plans to establish takeoff and landing noise standards for civil supersonic aircraft, arguing that enabling the revival of hibgh-speed air travel would fuel the global climate crisis.
The NTSB cited poor airmanship as the probable cause of February 2019’s crash of an Atlas Air Boeing 767, but took the unusual step of referencing FAA inaction on a long-sought change as a contributing factor.
Virgin Atlantic has unveiled a long-awaited restructuring deal that will pump much-needed money into the UK long-haul specialist.
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