The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is working with other federal agencies and organizations to remind airline passengers that electronic smoking devices like vaporizers (vapes) and e-cigarettes are considered hazardous materials when transported on aircraft. Electronic smoking devices contain lithium batteries that pose […]
CASA has introduced four new videos, each focused on a specific common cabin safety issues.
File this one under, ‘I can’t believe we need to say this, again.’ Don’t aim lasers at the skies—no matter how festive!
Qatar Airways’ CEO, His Excellency Akbar Al Baker, is always fun to listen to. Until he’s not. He’s earned a reputation for refreshing frankness and a hearty confrontational attitude which has spurred the airline’s competition against larger rivals. He is […]
Presumably, under the premise that you can make a bad situation better by making it bigger, there are reports that the US Administration is now considering a global ban on the carriage of large electronic devices onboard flights bound for […]
SAS flight SK944, flying from Chicago to Copenhagen has been diverted to Goose Bay in Canada following a loss of pressure which forced the aircraft to descend 7500 meters in a matter of minutes.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has published an urgent call to action urging governments to address restrictions on the carriage of larger electronic devices onboard.
ICAO statement on electronics ban.
Have annotated the EO based on what I know of present aviation regulatory requirements, for the purpose of review by airline industry experts.