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Pilot training blamed for 2009 Air France crash

July 29th, 2011 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, July 29 (IANS) The training of the pilots on an Air France plane, which crashed in 2009 killing 228 people, was partially blamed Friday by a French investigation agency ... Read more...

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Technical snag cuts short indigenous chopper’s flight

February 10th, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
By N.C. Bipindra Bangalore, Feb 10 (IANS) A technical snag Thursday forced India's indigenous light combat helicopter (LCH) to cut short its flying display at the AeroIndia air show soon after it took ... Read more...

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US government’s onboard data recorder for cars sparks privacy concerns

February 10th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): A government proposal that would require new cars to have onboard data recorders is pitting safety concerns against privacy concerns.The Department of Transportation and the National Highway Transportation ... Read more...

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EU proposes ‘black boxes’ for buses and taxis

July 21st, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 21 (ANI): The European Commission has proposed that buses, taxis and lorries should be fitted with aircraft style "black boxes" under ALS to boost road safety.According to The Telegraph, ... Read more...

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Now, in-car technology that gives warnings over reckless driving

November 9th, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 9 (ANI): Using in-car technology that gives out warnings over reckless driving may help reduce number of teenage deaths on the roads, experts believe.Safety engineer Oren Musicant at Ben-Gurion University ... Read more...

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18 bodies from Yemen Airways crash found

July 10th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, July 10 (DPA) Fishermen have pulled 18 bodies from the Indian Ocean off Tanzania more than a week after 152 people died in a Yemen Airways plane crash, a police spokesman ... Read more...

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Body of Air France AF447 pilot Marc Dubois found

June 25th, 2009 - 6:58 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
Air France says the body of the chief pilot of Flight AF447 and a flight attendant have been retrieved from the Atlantic. On its Web site the airline says that the two ... Read more...

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Air France AF447 black boxes NOT found

June 23rd, 2009 - 3:25 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
French authorities have denied reports in the prestigious French daily newspaper La Monde that the black box data recorders from crashed Air France flight AF447 have been located. Investigators from the French ... Read more...

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Air France AF447 black boxes found

June 23rd, 2009 - 1:36 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
Respected French daily newspaper La Monde is reporting that French ships in the Atlantic have pinpointed the location of the black boxes data recorders from doomed Air France AF447. According to the ... Read more...

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