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United Airlines staff heroes after active shooter scare at Honolulu International Airport

United Airlines staff heroes after active shooter scare at Honolulu International Airport

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 19, 2019 02:40 0

A Hawaii vacation turned into an unexpected adventure of an active shooter experience for passengers checking in for their flight at Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye ... Read More

Trump said ‘rebrand’ 737 MAX, and ‘open-minded’ Boeing might just do that

Trump said ‘rebrand’ 737 MAX, and ‘open-minded’ Boeing might just do that

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 23:50 0

The Boeing Company’s CFO, Greg Smith, has revealed on the sidelines of the Paris Air Show the possibility of a name change for the troubled ... Read More

CTOs of world’s leading aerospace manufacturers committed to reducing CO2 emissions

CTOs of world’s leading aerospace manufacturers committed to reducing CO2 emissions

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 23:35 0

The aviation industry has committed to ambitious targets to reduce CO2 emissions. The Chief Technology Officers of seven of the world’s leading aerospace manufacturers released ... Read More

Etihad Airways flies Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner to Rome

Etihad Airways flies Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner to Rome

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 22:25 0

Etihad Airways celebrated the introduction of the Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner to daily services to Rome, with a special dinner at the Rome Cavalieri Hotel. The ... Read More

Fuji Dream Airlines orders two E175s

Fuji Dream Airlines orders two E175s

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 18, 2019 21:15 0

Embraer announced today, at the 53rd International Paris Air Show, that it has signed a contract with Japan's Fuji Dream Airlines (FDA) for a firm order of two E175 ... Read More

World demand for 10,550 new aircraft

World demand for 10,550 new aircraft

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 18, 2019 19:57 0

Since 2004, when the 1st edition of Embraer's Market Outlook was published, the company's analysts have continuously refined their forecast models in order to identify ... Read More

Skytrax 2019 World Airline Awards: World’s best leisure airline named

Skytrax 2019 World Airline Awards: World’s best leisure airline named

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 18, 2019 19:40 0

The World Airline Awards were created in 1999 when Skytrax launched its first global airline passenger satisfaction survey. The survey collects travellers' opinions on 300 ... Read More

Bahamian Vincent Vanderpool-Wallace shines at 2019 Caribavia on SXM

Bahamian Vincent Vanderpool-Wallace shines at 2019 Caribavia on SXM

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 19:16 0

Journalists, pilots, and movers and shakers of the travel industry gathered to brainstorm at the Caribbean Aviation Meetup on St. Maarten/St. Martin, June 11-13. They ... Read More

Gatwick Airport gains Gdansk gateway

Gatwick Airport gains Gdansk gateway

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 18:56 0

Wizz Air has added its fourth destination from Gatwick, as the Ultra-Low-Cost Carrier commenced daily services from Gdansk on 15 June. Flown by the carrier’s ... Read More

Practical tips for travellers visiting Montreal airport

Practical tips for travellers visiting Montreal airport

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 18, 2019 18:53 0

ADM Aéroports de Montréal is the airport authority for the Greater Montréal area responsible for the management, operation and development of YUL Montréal-Trudeau International Airport ... Read More

Aeroflot named best airline in Eastern Europe for eighth time

Aeroflot named best airline in Eastern Europe for eighth time

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 18, 2019 18:37 0

Aeroflot has again scooped the title of Best Airline in Eastern Europe at the Skytrax World Airline Awards, held today at Air and Space Museum during the 53rd Paris ... Read More

FAA Chief: Leading the world and beyond in commercial space transportation

FAA Chief: Leading the world and beyond in commercial space transportation

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 18:34 0

Before an aerospace industry Commercial Space Panel at the Paris Air Show today, Acting Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Administrator Daniel K. Elwell told participants that ... Read More

Lufthansa Group airlines win four Airline Oscars

Lufthansa Group airlines win four Airline Oscars

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 18:20 0

Lufthansa was chosen as “Best Airline in Europe” and “Best Western European Airline” for the third straight year. The award was presented this year at ... Read More

Airbus spin-off Airseas signs agreement with Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd.

Airbus spin-off Airseas signs agreement with Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd.

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 18:19 0

Airseas, an Airbus’ spin-off, announces a 20-year agreement with the giant shipowner Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd. (“K” Line) to install and service one ship with ... Read More

United Airlines San Francisco Polaris Lounge named Best Business Class Lounge in the World

United Airlines San Francisco Polaris Lounge named Best Business Class Lounge in the World

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 18:07 0

The United Polaris lounge at San Francisco International Airport has been voted Best Business Class Lounge in the World by the 2019 World Airline Awards ... Read More

Qatar Airways touches down in Davao, Philippines

Qatar Airways touches down in Davao, Philippines

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 18:01 0

The first Qatar Airways flight from Doha to Davao, Philippines, touched down today at Davao International Airport, where it was welcomed with a celebratory water ... Read More

United Airlines launches codeshare with Vistara

United Airlines launches codeshare with Vistara

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 16:38 0

United Airlines today announced it has entered into a new alliance agreement with New Delhi-based airline, Vistara. The agreement, effective in Fall 2019, further expands ... Read More

International Airlines Group backs A321XLR with an order for 14 jets

International Airlines Group backs A321XLR with an order for 14 jets

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 16:33 0

International Airlines Group (IAG) has selected the A321XLR to expand its fleet of highly efficient single aisles with a firm order for 14 aircraft. Of ... Read More

Airbus: Regulators and “traveling public” are only obstacles to pilotless planes

Airbus: Regulators and “traveling public” are only obstacles to pilotless planes

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 16:20 0

The technology for "autonomous flying" is already here, and the only obstacles to progress are regulators - and "the traveling public," understandably wary of pilotless ... Read More

Delta Air Lines orders five additional Airbus A220 aircraft

Delta Air Lines orders five additional Airbus A220 aircraft

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 15:46 0

Delta Air Lines has ordered five additional A220-100 aircraft, bringing to 95 the total number of orders placed, including both the A220-100s and A220-300s. The ... Read More

Atlantic Airways orders two A320neo jets

Atlantic Airways orders two A320neo jets

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 15:35 0

Atlantic Airways, the Faroe Islands flag carrier, has signed a Purchase Agreement with Airbus for two A320neo aircraft, becoming the latest A320neo customer. The engine ... Read More

Air Canada named Best Airline in North America for third straight year

Air Canada named Best Airline in North America for third straight year

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 15:33 0

Air Canada was named Best Airline in North America for the third consecutive year and recognized for the world’s Best Business Class Lounge Dining, Best ... Read More

ZERO! Not a single new Boeing order announced on day one of Paris Air Show

ZERO! Not a single new Boeing order announced on day one of Paris Air Show

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 15:21 0

European aerospace giant Airbus recorded over 100 orders for its aircraft, as the Paris Air Show kicked off on Monday at Le Bourget. According to ... Read More

Airbus wants your car to vertical take-off and land

Airbus wants your car to vertical take-off and land

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 18, 2019 10:43 0

Airbus, Groupe ADP and the RATP Group, along with the Paris Ile-de-France region and the French civil aviation authority (DGAC), have announced the launch of ... Read More

Saudi Arabian Airlines to boost A320neo Family fleet up to 100

Saudi Arabian Airlines to boost A320neo Family fleet up to 100

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 18, 2019 10:40 0

Saudi Arabian Airlines, the national flag carrier of Saudi Arabia, has decided to expand its existing A320neo Family order from 35 to as many as ... Read More

Korean Airlines banks on Boeing 787 Dreamliners

Korean Airlines banks on Boeing 787 Dreamliners

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 18, 2019 10:39 0

Korean Air and Air Lease Corporation today announced at the Paris Air Show the airline plans to add 30 new 787  Boeing Dreamliner airplanes to ... Read More

Big  Guys Agree to Drive the Sustainability of Aviation

Big Guys Agree to Drive the Sustainability of Aviation

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 18, 2019 10:29 0

Aviation connects our world by efficiently and rapidly moving people, opening new economic opportunities and transporting food and goods all over our planet. Aviation promotes ... Read More

Internet on Airplanes over USA and Canada soon in 5G

Internet on Airplanes over USA and Canada soon in 5G

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 18, 2019 10:24 0

Air-to-ground services leveraging 5G technologies for North American airline operators will be reality shortly. The new air-to-ground connectivity from SmartSky provides Honeywell customers with another ... Read More

Low cost airline Cebu Pacific loves Airbus and it shows

Low cost airline Cebu Pacific loves Airbus and it shows

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 18, 2019 09:10 0

Cebu Pacific (CEB), a Low-Cost Carrier based in the Philippines, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for 31 Airbus aircraft, comprising 16 A330neo, 10 ... Read More

Airline Safety Warning: Don’t put your family on American Airlines

Airline Safety Warning: Don’t put your family on American Airlines

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 18, 2019 06:39 0

“If you care about your families’ safety, do not put them on an American Airlines flights until this court injunction is vacated." With the issuance ... Read More

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