Germanwings co-pilot concealed illness

UN warned three years ago about mental health screening

Insurers face €300m payout for air crash

Compensation claims unlikely to be challenged, say lawyers

Andreas Lubitz

Fears raised over pilot test reliability

Potential weaknesses highlighted in airlines’ fitness checks

Airlines toughen up cockpit rules

Prosecutor says co-pilot wanted to ‘destroy the plane’

City airport slams Johnson bar to growth

Mayor’s rejection on noise fears unjustified and ‘perplexing’

Alps crash prompts cockpit access debate

Questions raised over security protocols

Lufthansa chief shaken by crash findings

Airline group may have to defend hiring and safety procedures

EasyJet set for profit on lower fuel bill

Ticket prices set to fall as costs drop

Etihad backs IAG €1.35bn Aer Lingus bid

Gulf carrier says it would sell stake if Dublin approves deal

Audio recovered in Alps air crash probe

Investigators do not have ‘slightest explanation’ for accident

Heavy blow for long-suffering Lufthansa

Germanwings had good safety record

Ryanair targets digital lift-off

Airline seeks to match rivals’ innovations with media lab

Week in Review, March 21

Internet TV, Valeant, Rifat sentencing, Ryanair U-turn and more

Ryanair U-turn on transatlantic airline

Ryanair chief blames airline statement on ‘miscommunication’

Stop trying to ground Gulf airlines

They have come out of nowhere to steal a march on older carriers

Talks urged in US-Gulf airlines’ dispute

Etihad chief calls for negotiations after American rival carriers complain of ‘hidden subsidies’

Malaysian carrier eyes Bombardier deal

Canadian aircraft maker to sell 20 jets to flymojo

An evangelist for no reclining in economy

UK’s Acro finds comfortable niche for fixed-back aircraft seats

Ryanair on board ‘£10’ transatlantic plan

Backing suggests airline intends to run Europe to US flights

Emirates urges Airbus to decide on A380

Airline wants the superjumbo to be fuel-efficient


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