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Airbus:  Albatross is inspiring next generation of aircraft wings

Airbus: Albatross is inspiring next generation of aircraft wings

Airbus engineers have developed a scale-model airplane with the first in-flight, flapping wing-tips that could revolutionize aircraft wing-design. The ... Read More

U.S. DOT launches Port Infrastructure Development Program

U.S. DOT launches Port Infrastructure Development Program

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) today announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to apply for $292.7 million ... Read More

Finally! Boeing CEO admits failure to properly implement 737 MAX safety alert feature

Finally! Boeing CEO admits failure to properly implement 737 MAX safety alert feature

Dennis Muilenburg, the President, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Boeing Company, said his company failed to properly ... Read More

New lawsuits filed against Boeing in Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crash

New lawsuits filed against Boeing in Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crash

Additional wrongful death lawsuits in the crash of the Boeing 737-8 MAX, operated as Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, were ... Read More

Etihad Airways adopts new Boeing Toolbox Mobile Library

Etihad Airways adopts new Boeing Toolbox Mobile Library

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has introduced Boeing’s Toolbox Mobile Library, an iPad mobile ... Read More

Two federal wrongful death lawsuits filed against Boeing

Two federal wrongful death lawsuits filed against Boeing

Two federal wrongful death lawsuits were filed on May 2 in Chicago, IL by the law firm Kreindler & ... Read More

Pratt & Whitney-powered Airbus A319neo makes maiden flight

Pratt & Whitney-powered Airbus A319neo makes maiden flight

The last of the A320neo variants, an Airbus A319neo test aircraft has completed its maiden flight powered by Pratt ... Read More

Uganda Airlines’ long-awaited new planes land at Entebbe International Airport

Uganda Airlines’ long-awaited new planes land at Entebbe International Airport

First two Uganda Airlines' long anticipated aircraft landed at Entebbe International Airport on Tuesday 23rd April 2019. Captained by ... Read More

Air Seychelles gets ready for delivery of their first Airbus A320NEO

Air Seychelles gets ready for delivery of their first Airbus A320NEO

Air Seychelles has over the past few months started to implement its training calendar in preparation for the delivery ... Read More

Qatar Airways partners with Rolls-Royce to trial its Virtual Reality training tool

Qatar Airways partners with Rolls-Royce to trial its Virtual Reality training tool

Qatar Airways is proud to be the global launch partner of Rolls-Royce’s new Virtual Reality training tool. Recognized for ... Read More

Trump appoints former Delta Air Lines executive new FAA chief

Trump appoints former Delta Air Lines executive new FAA chief

Former chief of flight operations for Delta Air Lines was appointed by President Trump to run the Federal Aviation ... Read More

Air crash experts: ‘Clear similarities’ between Ethiopian and Lion Air 737 MAX disasters

Air crash experts: ‘Clear similarities’ between Ethiopian and Lion Air 737 MAX disasters

French air crash investigators are saying that they have found “clear similarities” between last week’s Ethiopian Airlines crash and ... Read More

Why didn’t Boeing prevent the Boeing MAX 8 Crash of Ethiopian Airlines?

Why didn’t Boeing prevent the Boeing MAX 8 Crash of Ethiopian Airlines?

A first result is out after the black box of ET 302 was examined by French aviation experts at  France's BEA ... Read More

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge to open at Disneyland Resort and at Walt Disney World Resort

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge to open at Disneyland Resort and at Walt Disney World Resort

In anticipation of high guest interest, Disney Parks, Experiences and Products announced today it will open Star Wars: Galaxy's ... Read More

Hotels in ASIA ignore warning signs of environmental killers

Hotels in ASIA ignore warning signs of environmental killers

Hotel operators in Asia are neglecting public safety. Scientists and engineers have learned the truth about the industry’s apathy ... Read More

China hotel chain expands into Indonesia

China hotel chain expands into Indonesia

OYO chain of hotels and homes is seeing exponential growth in Indonesia in less than three months of its ... Read More

Happy Birthday, Jumbo! Legendary Boeing 747 turns 50

Happy Birthday, Jumbo! Legendary Boeing 747 turns 50

It's been 50 years since the first Boeing 747-100 took off over Seattle on its official maiden flight on ... Read More

Seychelles International Airways planning to start flying next year

Seychelles International Airways planning to start flying next year

Seychelles International Airways will start operations next year linking Seychelles with non-stop direct flights to Europe and the Far ... Read More

eTN Sri Lanka contributor appointed to international board of Asian Eco-Tourism Network 

eTN Sri Lanka contributor appointed to international board of Asian Eco-Tourism Network 

Srilal Miththapala, senior tourism industry personality and regular contributor to eTurboNews from Sri Lanka, has been appointed to the ... Read More

Boeing and Embraer approve terms of strategic joint venture

Boeing and Embraer approve terms of strategic joint venture

Boeing is expected to further expand its business aviation segment with the strategic joint venture with Embraer - one ... Read More

Fed up with the 9-5? Best global cities to be a digital nomad

Fed up with the 9-5? Best global cities to be a digital nomad

Recent analysis by online home rental company Spotahome has standardised the latest city and country-level data available. Read More

India Women in Aviation International celebrates Girls in Aviation Day

India Women in Aviation International celebrates Girls in Aviation Day

International Civil Aviation Day is to help generate and reinforce worldwide awareness of the importance of international civil aviation ... Read More

Kenya’s first 100% solar hotel

Kenya’s first 100% solar hotel

The demand from eco-travelers is growing and Serena continues to adapt its business best practices model to meet the ... Read More

Qantas braces for engineers’ strike

Qantas braces for engineers’ strike

Qantas passengers face probable disruptions to flights after the airline's 1600 licensed aircraft engineers announced today that they would ... Read More

European aviation hangs whistleblowers out to dry

European aviation hangs whistleblowers out to dry

The people most likely to have seen the need to address safety issues with the aircraft you are about ... Read More

Rwandair employs local engineers

Rwandair employs local engineers

Following the recent acquisition of two CRJ200 aircraft from Germany’s Lufthansa, which come with a spare part and maintenance ... Read More

Passenger safety under threat

Passenger safety under threat

MALMÖ, Sweden (September 12, 2008)- "Airline passengers are unwittingly facing higher levels of risks due to the increasing amount ... Read More