ASN News ASN News -
Home » ASN News
28 November 2020

FAA extends conflict zone warning on Syrian airspace

28 November 2020

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration extended the Conflict Zone warning on Syrian airspace for three years until December 30, 2023. It remains prohibited to conduct flight operations in the Damascus (OSTT) FIR by all U.S. air carriers. Explaining the extension, the FAA noted some recent events, among others: In late February 2020, Syrian air defense […]

Volga-Dnepr grounds An-124 fleet pending accident investigation

27 November 2020

Volga-Dnepr grounds An-124 fleet pending accident investigation of the recent engine failure at Novosibirsk.

ANAC Brazil follows FAA and lifts grounding of 737 MAX

26 November 2020

The Brazilian National Civil Aviation Agency (ANAC) decided to unground the Boeing 737 MAX on November 25, 2020.The decision followed long independent work to reauthorize the operation of the aircraft in Brazil. ANAC withdrew the Emergency Airworthiness Directive that had restricted the operation of the 737 MAX in Brazil after agreeing with theFAA evaluation for […]

EASA expects to clear Boeing 737 MAX in January 2021

24 November 2020

EASA published a Proposed Airworthiness Directive (PAD) concerning the Boeing 737 MAX for public consultation.

Europe, Canada, Brazil have additional requirements to unground 737 MAX

22 November 2020

The U.S. FAA lifted the grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX on November 18. In the days that followed, other regulators stated that they will not fully follow the FAA requirements.

Report: Boeing 747-400F engine pod strike during crosswind landing, Hong Kong

21 November 2020

A Boeing 747-400F suffered an engine pod strike at Hong Kong Airport when the pilot suddenly
changed his crosswind landing technique, according to a newly released investigation report.

Lack of risk anticipation by controller leads to serious airprox at Strasbourg, France

20 November 2020

A lack risk anticipation by a controller lead to a serious airprox incident after a Boeing 717 went around as a CRJ-700 was taking off from Strasbourg Airport, France

FAA lifts grounding of Boeing 737 MAX

Boeing 737 MAX 9 Photo: Clemens Vasters / CC:by) 18 November 2020

FAA Administrator Steve Dickson today signed an order that paves the way for the Boeing 737 MAX to return to commercial service.

Report: Fatal PIA ATR 42 crash caused by engine failure due to maintenance omission

18 November 2020

The fatal PIA ATR 42 crash in December 2016 was caused by an engine and prop control failure due to a maintenance omission, according to the newly published investigation report.

Report: Citation Mustang touched down before displaced threshold at Paris-Le Bourget

11 November 2020

Final report released on serious incident at Paris-Le Bourget
when Citation Mustang touched down before the displaced threshold and suffered a temporary runway excursion.