civil aviation

United States | U.S.-EU Joint Committee Meeting Strengthens Transatlantic Civil Aviation Ties

United States – On March 8, delegations representing the United States, the European Union and its Member States, Norway, and Iceland, convened in Washington, DC for the 22nd meeting of the Joint Committee established under the U.S.-EU Air Transport Agreement of 2007, as amended. The delegations initialed an agreement to remove longstanding unfair time constraints … Continue reading United States | U.S.-EU Joint Committee Meeting Strengthens Transatlantic Civil Aviation Ties

MOSCOW | Russia: 18 killed in Siberian oil worker helicopter crash

MOSCOW— A Russian helicopter crashed shortly after takeoff Saturday in Siberia, killing all 18 people aboard, mostly oil workers, authorities said. The Interstate Aviation Committee, which oversees civil aviation in much of the former Soviet Union, said the Mi-8 helicopter collided with the load being carried by another helicopter. Both had taken off from the … Continue reading MOSCOW | Russia: 18 killed in Siberian oil worker helicopter crash

SANAA, Yemen | The Latest: Houthis deny Saudi-led forces seized Yemen port

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The Latest on the battle for Hodeida in Yemen (all times local): 9 p.m. Houthi-linked civil aviation authorities have denied that their rivals of the Saudi-led coalition and Yemeni forces have taken control of Hodeida’s airport. In a statement posted Saturday on the Houthis’ official news agency, SABA, Mohammed al-Sherif, deputy … Continue reading SANAA, Yemen | The Latest: Houthis deny Saudi-led forces seized Yemen port