The two jetliners
were being guided by air controllers in nearby Kansai airport, and the ANK plane allegedly took a slight turn to the right from its flight path to avoid a thundercloud, the bureau said.
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Airlines are concerned about very light jets, or VLJs, operating in the same airspace as larger commercial jetliners
. Flying as high as jetliners
, though at slower speeds, they "have the potential for really gumming up the system," John Meenan, executive vice president of U.S.
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The company, founded in 2003, owns 53 Boeing and Airbus jetliners
. Its portfolio is worth $1.2 billion.
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The Transportation Security Administration's ban on liquids and gels on jetliners
has forced many travelers to start checking their bags.
Northrop Grumman and BAe Systems say they can build missile defense systems for commercial jetliners
that will meet standards for durability and operating costs.
NASA, United Airlines and the Department of Homeland Security are developing guidelines for flight crews to operate disabled jetliners
using "throttles-only control." The technique requires no modification to the aircraft, so there are no costs involved, noted NASA Dryden PCAR project manager Jennifer Cole.
He said DHS is trying to develop an efficient system for keeping dangerous liquids off of jetliners
, but notes that a comprehensive ban may be easier to enforce.