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Inquiry launched into trains fit for the future

How might new trains be powered and what can be done now to ensure that they are suitable for the needs of the passengers in the future?

Tuesday, 23 April 2019

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  • Now is the time to switch to renewable power and put a tragedy behind us [Subscription]Dame Emma Thompson perfectly encapsulates the challenges associated with man-made climate change. She doubtless cares enormously about the future of our planet, yet appears to enjoy a lifestyle that, at times, is not entirely consistent with our planet’s long-term health. Jetting in from Los Angeles to join the Extinction Rebellion protest — and admitting that she was “far too old” to travel economy — might seem like a strange act of rebellion.

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  • Aviation groups oppose proposed FAA pilot drug testing studyNine groups representing commercial and general aviation are calling on FAA not to follow through with a proposed pilot drug testing study, saying deceptively and unknowingly testing thousands of pilot urine samples does not comply with legal requirements and would further erode the trust between the pilot community and FAA aviation medical examiners (AMEs). read more
  • Airbus reports A220 integration on trackIntegration of the former Bombardier CSeries program into Airbus is progressing well, the head of Airbus in Canada said. We will deliver more aircraft in the second half of the year than we did in the first half as we continue to ramp up, said Philippe Balducci, CEO of the Airbus-led partnership that now builds the narrowbody airliner as the A220.
  • Emirates, SpiceJet agree to codeshare pactEmirates Airline and Indian LCC SpiceJet signed an MOU April 22 for a reciprocal codeshare agreement aimed at opening new routes and destinations between India and Africa, Europe, North America and the Middle East.

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