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Aviation industry debates airport IT and security in London

Aviation industry debates airport IT and security in London

Smart security screening, cyber-attacks, drone incursions, applications of artificial intelligence and robotics are some of the biggest focus areas ... Read More

Unbelievable what happens when you forget your boarding pass on Emirates

Unbelievable what happens when you forget your boarding pass on Emirates

Emirates is once again pushing the boundaries of technology, becoming the first airline outside America to receive approval for ... Read More

FAA restricts flights over New York City during UN General Assembly

FAA restricts flights over New York City during UN General Assembly

General aviation pilots who are planning to fly in the New York/New Jersey Metropolitan Area between September 21 and ... Read More

Bring it on: EU ready to slap US with tariffs over Airbus-Boeing row

Bring it on: EU ready to slap US with tariffs over Airbus-Boeing row

The European Union is ready to impose retaliatory tariffs next year on US goods, French Finance Minister Bruno Le ... Read More

Heathrow launches new trial to improve recycling rates at airports

Heathrow launches new trial to improve recycling rates at airports

Heathrow will kick-start a new trial turning unrecyclable plastic passenger waste – including food packaging and plastic film – ... Read More

737 MAX lawyer demands documents from Boeing and FAA

737 MAX lawyer demands documents from Boeing and FAA

Why would the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) allow Boeing to keep flying their 737 MAX after all 189 ... Read More

Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation to open SpaceJet Montreal Center

Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation to open SpaceJet Montreal Center

Today, Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation announced plans to establish their footprint in the Montreal region of Quebec, Canada. Having launched ... Read More

Now boarding at Gatwick Airport: Faces required

Now boarding at Gatwick Airport: Faces required

The first airport in the UK has announced it will be using facial-recognition cameras. Gatwick Airport confirmed that following ... Read More

Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian to showcase future of travel with CES 2020 keynote

Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian to showcase future of travel with CES 2020 keynote

Delta Air Lines will showcase the transformation of the air travel experience at CES 2020, making history as the ... Read More

El Al Israel Airlines says goodbye to its Boeing 747-400 jumbo jet

El Al Israel Airlines says goodbye to its Boeing 747-400 jumbo jet

El Al Israel Airlines made the last flight of jumbo jets between Israel and the US after 48 years ... Read More

Qatar Airways and China Southern Airlines announce codeshare agreement

Qatar Airways and China Southern Airlines announce codeshare agreement

Qatar Airways is pleased to announce codeshare cooperation with China Southern Airlines starting from January 2020*. This codeshare agreement ... Read More

Instability at Ryanair

Instability at Ryanair

Ryanair is challenged by strikes in the UK and Spain, caught in failed mediation rounds in Ireland, left by ... Read More

World’s largest Oktoberfest: Lufthansa flights featuring biggest ‘Trachten’ crew of all time

World’s largest Oktoberfest: Lufthansa flights featuring biggest ‘Trachten’ crew of all time

Just in time for the Oktoberfest in Munich, Lufthansa’s Trachten- crew is getting ready for takeoff. This year, the ... Read More

Air Canada launches year-round flights from Montreal to Bogotá, Colombia

Air Canada launches year-round flights from Montreal to Bogotá, Colombia

Air Canada today announced the introduction of new year-round service between Montreal and Bogotá, Colombia beginning June 2, 2020. ... Read More

LATAM Airlines reveals Star Wars-inspired aircraft

LATAM Airlines reveals Star Wars-inspired aircraft

LATAM Airlines Group today unveiled the first image of its Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge-inspired aircraft, following the recent opening ... Read More

Air Arabia’s inaugural flight lands at Vienna International Airport

Air Arabia’s inaugural flight lands at Vienna International Airport

Air Arabia, the Middle East and North Africa’s first and largest low-cost carrier, now offers direct flights between Sharjah ... Read More

Airbus expects 39,000 new planes

Airbus expects 39,000 new planes

The world’s passenger and freighter aircraft fleet is set to more than double from today’s nearly 23,000 to almost ... Read More

Delta invests $2 million for study of potential facility to produce biofuel

Delta invests $2 million for study of potential facility to produce biofuel

As part of its ongoing commitment to sustainability, Delta Air Lines is investing $2 million to partner with Northwest ... Read More

FAA shuts down Nevada airspace ahead of ‘Storm Area 51’ event

FAA shuts down Nevada airspace ahead of ‘Storm Area 51’ event

US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has banned all aircraft, including emergency vehicles, from the airspace near Area 51 ahead ... Read More

Moscow Sheremetyevo International Airport to open third runway on September 19

Moscow Sheremetyevo International Airport to open third runway on September 19

Moscow Sheremetyevo International Airport announced that its third runway will open on September 19. "On September 19, 2019, the ... Read More

Japan Airlines moving Moscow flights to Sheremetyevo International Airport in 2020

Japan Airlines moving Moscow flights to Sheremetyevo International Airport in 2020

Japan Airlines (JAL) revealed upcoming plans to relocate services to Moscow Sheremetyevo International Airport. The carrier has operated flights ... Read More

Too fat to fly: Air India puts its crew on diet

Too fat to fly: Air India puts its crew on diet

Air India has announced a new regulation for its flight crew members: their inflight meals will be offered from ... Read More

Prague Airport opens AeroRooms Hotel behind passport control

Prague Airport opens AeroRooms Hotel behind passport control

Prague Airport has opened AeroRooms Hotel, which offers a total of fourteen rooms accessible from both the public and ... Read More

Airbus announces new executive appointment

Airbus announces new executive appointment

To maintain the growth and development of the Middle-Eastern and North-African advanced communications and collaboration solution markets, Airbus has ... Read More

Russia’s newest Irkut MC-21-300 jet makes first international flight to Turkey

Russia’s newest Irkut MC-21-300 jet makes first international flight to Turkey

The latest Russian passenger jet, the Irkut MC-21-300, has made its first international flight to Turkey, the aircraft producer ... Read More

Etihad Airways tests autonomous wheelchairs at Abu Dhabi International Airport

Etihad Airways tests autonomous wheelchairs at Abu Dhabi International Airport

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates has launched a trial of autonomous wheelchairs at Abu ... Read More

Air India jet aborts takeoff in Kolkata after bees block cockpit window

Air India jet aborts takeoff in Kolkata after bees block cockpit window

An Air India passenger jet was delayed by three hours in Kolkata Airport after the flight crew discovered a ... Read More

Qatar Airways announces direct flights to Osaka, Japan

Qatar Airways announces direct flights to Osaka, Japan

Qatar Airways announced services to Osaka, Japan starting from 6 April 2020. The second largest metropolitan area of Japan, ... Read More

Salam Air new Abu Dhabi to Muscat route

Salam Air new Abu Dhabi to Muscat route

Four weekly flights between Abu Dhabi and Muscat in Oman are now on schedule with Salam Air. The inaugural ... Read More

Ryanair ‘systems failure’ brings chaos to major airports across Europe

Ryanair ‘systems failure’ brings chaos to major airports across Europe

Airports all over Europe were in chaos today as Ryanair grounded flights due to a “systems failure” that left ... Read More