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The Sala affair: Anniversary update added and comment following publication of the AAIB Report.

The tragedy of the young footballer Emilio Sala’s untimely death in an avoidable light aircraft crash has opened a can of worms in the general aviation world that seems to have been aided by the internet and misuse of American regulations. By using US registered aircraft some appear to be avoiding regulatory scrutiny and indulging …

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Officially Boeing can mark its own homework – Ethiopian Airlines Crash Update

The original B737 was launched in 1965 with small turbojet engines and went on to be a very successful aircraft. As fuel efficiency and noise became priorities, the aircraft was fitted with larger CFM turbofan engines and whilst quieter and more fuel efficient the extra size only just made the under wing location viable, due …

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Sunday Shopping

Article by Terry Tozer, first published in the Western Morning News, July 8th 2006 When the big change in Sunday trading laws was made in the1990s, I was in favour of the idea. That the Church was one of the most vociferous opponents only served to convince me that establishment dinosaurs were attempting to stifle …

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