"If the bill on Supreme Court is passed, the coffin called rule of law will be shut definitely"
Ex-head, Poland's Constitutional Tribunal
""In the book of life every page has two sides: we human beings fill the upper side with our plans, hopes and wishes, but providence writes on the other side, and what it ordains is seldom our goal." Nizami Ganjavi"
"We laugh with Ariodante, we suffer, we cry with Ariodante."
"You have to become Superman, in the sense that you have to fly, literally."
"My parents got me out of bed in the middle of night to go and watch the landing"
Franck de Winne
Head of the European Astronaut Centre
"Our discovery reveals how small stars can be."
Master's Student, University of Cambridge
"MEPs don’t feel that they are doing anything which their constituents would care about."
Ex-UK parliament administrator
"All of us [...] must make sure that the local people are aware of [...] the partnership with the Chinese and they must benefit from every inch of what the Chinese people are bringing."
Harrison Ford tells an air traffic controller "I'm the schmuck who landed on the taxiway," after a controversial landing
How do military and civil air traffic controllers coordinate to keep flights over Europe safer?
Making our skies safer with a common system between civil and military air traffic controllers.
How can the management of both military and civil airspaces in Europe be coordinated more efficiently?
There has been a mixed response to a new ban imposed by the US and Britain on large carry-on electronic devices on planes.
In most cases, there is a co-pilot to take over, and the cabin crew have a theoretic idea of how the plane works.
Thousands of air passengers were stranded on Friday as hundreds of flights were cancelled at Berlin’s two airports due to a strike by ground staff.
The French Air Force is training baby eagles to bring down remote-controlled drones that have strayed into restricted airspace.
Star Wars actor Harrison Ford came close to a serious accident on Monday, when his private plane landed on a taxiway, not a runway, at John Wayne Airport in California.
Hamburg airport was evacuated and flights suspended when dozens of passengers became ill from what appeared to be a discharge of a corrosive substance
Integrating drones into airspace: what is being done to prevent drones straying dangerously close to passenger flights?
Mike Lissone, Eurocontrol’s unmanned aircraft expert, talks about the challenge of spreading important aeronautical information to the growing number of people flying small drones…
What kind of software is being developed to help make drones safer in the air traffic network?
Swiss plane heading to Los Angeles forced to divert after one engine shuts down
When it comes to air transport, an emergency can quickly turn into a crisis situation. Be it severe weather, a security threat or a cyber attack. How does the industry prepare for a crisis?
The secrets behind Naples' airport success.
Eurocontrol is launching a recruitment campaign for the Upper Area Control Centre in Maastricht, The Netherlands.
A professional air traffic controller describes life at the Upper Area Control Centre in Maastricht.
In this Q&A for Boarding Pass we ask: Who is responsible for managing a major crisis in airspace?
A Eurowings flight travelling from Salalah in Oman to Cologne has made an emergency landing in Kuwait after a bomb scare.