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The mental health of airline pilots needs to be better monitored and the financial impacts of losing a pilot's licence for medical reasons should be mitigated to help prevent a repeat of last year's tragic Germanwings crash, say French aviation investigators. All 150 passengers and crew on Germanwings flight 9525 from Barcelona to Dusseldorf died in March last year when first officer Andreas Lubitz intentionally flew the A320 into the French Alps after locking the captain out of the flight deck.

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U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee chairman Bill Shuster (R-Pa.) and Ways and Means Committee chairman Kevin Brady (R-Texas) late last week jointly introduced a bill that would extend the FAA’s authorization through July 15 and the excise taxes through March 31, 2017. The extension, the second such stop-gap measure, has been widely expected as Congress faces a March 31 deadline to act on FAA authorization.

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A Ukrainian rebel leader who allegedly ordered his followers to shoot down a Malaysia Airlines plane with a missile in 2014 is now the only defendant in an $800 million lawsuit filed by some crash victims’ families. The plaintiffs dropped their claims against the airline Feb. 12, according to documents filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

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Sixty-five passengers seek damages from Boeing and engine-maker GE for emotional stress and financial losses after 777 caught fire on airport runway. Passengers who were on a British Airways plane that caught fire while taking off from Las Vegas in September are suing the makers of the plane and its engines in Chicago, their lawyers said on Friday.

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