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# Airline Safety

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Ryanair wins apology from Irish Examiner over articles published about airline's safety standards
The newspaper retracted two articles about the airline published in 2015.
Germanwings flight evacuated after bomb scare just before takeoff
The plane was about to fly from Germany to Italy.
You probably don't want to fly with any of the airlines on this 'blacklist'
Hundreds of airlines are banned from European airspace.
The Germanwings tragedy is forcing lots of countries to rethink airline safety
Co-pilot Andreas Lubitz apparently locked the captain out of the cockpit before crashing the Germanwings flight.
Check out Ryanair's heated exchange of letters with 'Dispatches'...
The low-cost carrier has threatened the makers of last night’s Channel 4′s Dispatches programme with court action over claims made about safety.
"We don't want boy racers flying our planes" - Michael O'Leary hits back
The Ryanair boss said that the airline has a “29-year safety record” and has no concerns over its fuel policy.
Ryanair pilots reveal serious concerns about passenger safety
More than 90 per cent of pilots surveyed believe Irish and European aviation authorities should investigate the impact of employment practices on safety.
Airlines not required to carry defibrillators
No law requiring airlines to carry the devices, which are used on heart attack victims.
Passengers terrified as breaks fail on Aer Arann jet
Report reveals aircraft’s breaks failed.
Ryanair safety review after child falls
Calls for Boeing to make changes to plane design.