Aviation safety

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    Video caption: Emiliano Sala: David Henderson leaves court for 18 month sentence

    Footballer Emiliano Sala and pilot David Ibboston died when the plane crashed in January 2019.

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    Video caption: Emiliano Sala: Death 'a huge drama' for aviation industry

    The European Business Aviation Association says it is "pleased" David Henderson has been convicted.

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    Video caption: Budget 2021 Sunak changes air taxes for UK and long-haul flights

    The chancellor announces flights between England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland will have a lower rate of Air Passenger Duty from April 2023.

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    Video caption: Plane crashes in Texas with no serious injuries

    A plane was carrying 21 people crashed near Houston Executive Airport, with no serious injuries reported.

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    Video caption: Pigs at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport help to keep skies safe

    A team of 20 at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport is part of a range of measures being used to reduce bird-strikes.

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    Video caption: The inventor who saved several thousand lives

    The plane ejector seat was invented by James Martin, from Crossgar in County Down, in 1944.