French prosecutor cites 'faulty sensors' in 2008 A320 crash, won't press charges

Air Transport World  2010-07-01 00:58:47

An inquiry by French prosecutors concluded that a combination of pilot error and faulty sensors caused an Air New Zealand A320 to crash into the Mediterranean Sea during a November 2008 test flight conducted ...

Blame on Airbus victims saddens mother

The New Zealand Herald  2010-06-30 16:00:00

A mother who lost a son in the Air New Zealand Airbus crash off France is saddened to see blame being meted out to the people involved.An expert report ordered by French prosecutors has partially blamed ...

Air NZ slams 'speculative' comments made over Airbus crash

The New Zealand Herald  2010-06-30 07:17:56

Air New Zealand has hit out at an aviation safety specialist's interpretation of what went on before an Airbus A320 crashed into the Mediterranean off France in 2008, calling his comments "speculative ...

Air NZ crew encouraged test that led to crash - expert

The New Zealand Herald  2010-06-30 02:41:26

Frustrated Air New Zealand crew members encouraged the pilots of an Airbus A320 to carry out tests at the last minute before the plane crashed off France's Mediterranean coast, an aviation safety specialist ...

Human error to blame for Air NZ crash - report

The New Zealand Herald  2010-06-29 16:00:00

PARIS - Experts for French prosecutors probing the fatal crash of an Air New Zealand jet in November 2008 have agreed with air safety investigations which partially blame human error.The experts say responsibility ...

Air NZ in France for Perpignan crash talks

The New Zealand Herald  2010-06-29 01:00:00

Air New Zealand said today it could not confirm a report that an announcement is due tonight on whether charges will be laid over the 2008 Airbus A320 crash in France which killed seven people.The Air ...

Crash cause may not be known

The Australian  2010-06-23 14:00:00

THE Congolese government did not have the expertise to investigate the plane crash that killed the board of Sundance Resources and five others.

Darkest continent for aviation deaths

The Australian  2010-06-21 14:00:00

OVER the past decade there have been dozens of fatal plane crashes over West Africa, claiming the lives of thousands.

New Skies crash causes long delays

The Australian  2010-06-21 14:00:00

VIRGIN Blue was yesterday no closer to explaining why its reservation system crashed on Friday, delaying its domestic flights nationally.

Virgin Blue IT crash causes long delays

The Australian  2010-06-21 14:00:00

VIRGIN Blue was yesterday no closer to explaining why its reservation system crashed on Friday, delaying its domestic flights nationally.

A380 about to get berried

Seattle Post-Intelligencer  2010-06-01 17:46:00

Lovely illusion in this photo, appearing to show Lufthansa's Airbus A380 about to crash into a giant inflatable strawberry.

Garuda to Resume Europe Flights After EU Ban Ends (Update1)

Bloomberg Businessweek  2010-06-01 04:20:00

PT Garuda Indonesia, rated the world's most-improved airline, will fly to Europe for the first time in six years today after the European Union eased a ban on the nation's airlines following a series of ...

Indian crash recorder recovered

BBC News  2010-05-25 07:28:12

Investigators find the flight data recorder of an airliner which crashed in southern India on Saturday killing 158 people.

NTSB sends team to help in Air India 737 crash probe

Seattle Post-Intelligencer  2010-05-24 19:15:00

Catching up on news from the weekend: The National Transportation Safety Board has sent a team to Mangalore, India, to help the Indian government investigate Saturday's Air India Express Boeing 737 crash.

Air India crash kills 158

Air Cargo News  2010-05-24 00:00:00

AN Air India Express 737-800 has crashed at Mangalore killing 158 of the 166 people on board.

Crashed Air India Express 737 CVR Recovered

Aviation Week  2010-05-23 16:38:21

Eight of the 166 passengers and crew on board survived.

Helicopter pilot injured in crash

BBC News  2010-05-23 08:49:30

A helicopter pilot suffers head injuries after crash landing in a training flight at Liverpool John Lennon airport.

Indian plane crash probe begins

The Australian  2010-05-23 00:17:45

Investigators now face the gruelling task of sifting through the wreck of an Air India Express plane crash that killed at least 158 people.

Air India Express 737 Crashes At Mangalore

Aviation Week  2010-05-22 19:06:53

Eight of the 166 on board are reported to have survived.

Inquiry into deadly India crash

BBC News  2010-05-22 16:53:15

Investigators seek to find the cause of the crash of a passenger jet at Mangalore airport that left 158 people dead.

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