Passenger safety assured despite weather challenges - GCAA

Despite the visibility challenges that come with the Harmattan, the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) is giving the flying public assurance of their safety at the country’s airports.

Boeing uncovers another potential design flaw with the 737 Max

Hundreds of 737 Max jets are sitting, grounded, as Boeing awaits approval from aviation regulators for the troubled plane to return to flight. But now, the company has discovered yet another potential hurdle.

Global fatalities from commercial flying fell more than 50% in 2019

The number of people killed in commercial airplane crashes more than halved in 2019 from the previous year, according to one study by aviation consultants.

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