South Korea picks KAI, with Lockheed, for 5 billion pounds fighter jet development

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SEOUL - South Korea chose on Monday Korea Aerospace Industries Ltd , which expects to partner Lockheed Martin Corp , to develop a mid-level fighter jet that will cost around 8.7 trillion won (5 billion pounds).

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Oman Air says orders 20 Boeing 737s; to double fleet by 2020 5:48am BST

SINGAPORE - Flag carrier Oman Air has ordered 20 Boeing Co 737 aircraft as part of a plan to double its fleet to 70 planes by 2020, Chief Executive Paul Gregorowitsch said on Monday.

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Australia imposes cockpit 'rule of two' after Germanwings crash 4:46am BST

SYDNEY - The Australian government imposed a requirement on Monday that its airlines have two crew members in the cockpit at all times as a safety precaution following the Germanwings crash that killed 150 passengers and crew last week.

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British Airways says some frequent flyer accounts hacked 29 Mar 2015

LONDON - British Airways said on Sunday tens of thousands of its frequent flyer accounts had been hacked and that it had frozen those affected to sort the problem out.

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Torn-up sick notes show crash pilot should have been grounded 29 Mar 2015

DUESSELDORF, Germany - German authorities said on Friday they had found torn-up sick notes showing that the pilot who crashed a plane into the French Alps was suffering from an illness that should have grounded him on the day of the tragedy. | Video

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Crash pilot was psychiatric patient, planned big gesture - paper 29 Mar 2015

BERLIN - The co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing an airliner, killing 150 people, had told his girlfriend he was planning a spectacular gesture so "everyone will know my name", a German daily said on Saturday. | Video

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Torn-up sick notes show crash pilot should have been grounded 28 Mar 2015

DUESSELDORF, Germany - German authorities said on Friday they had found torn-up sick notes showing that the pilot who crashed a plane into the French Alps was suffering from an illness that should have grounded him on the day of the tragedy. | Video

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Crash pilot was psychiatric patient, planned big gesture - paper 28 Mar 2015

BERLIN - The co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing an airliner, killing 150 people, had told his girlfriend he was planning a spectacular gesture so "everyone will know my name", a German daily said on Saturday. | Video

EU recommends two people at all times in cockpits 28 Mar 2015

PARIS - The EU's aviation regulator on Friday urged all European airlines to ensure that two crew members are in the cockpit of passenger planes at all times following the suspected suicide crash of a Germanwings airliner.

Lufthansa offers up to 50,000 euros per passenger in Germanwings crash 28 Mar 2015

BERLIN - German airline Lufthansa has offered to pay up to 50,000 euros in immediate financial assistance per passenger on the crashed plane of its subsidiary Germanwings, a spokeswoman told Reuters on Friday.