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IATA Resolution calls for Implementation of Global Carbon Offsetting Scheme
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IATA Resolution calls for Implementation of Global Carbon Offsetting Scheme

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 7, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) 75th Annual General Meeting (AGM) overwhelmingly approved a resolution calling on governments to continue ... Read More

La Compagnie’s first Airbus A321neo makes inaugural transatlantic flight
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La Compagnie’s first Airbus A321neo makes inaugural transatlantic flight

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019

The first single-aisle A321neo destined for La Compagnie, an exclusively business-class French airline operating scheduled transatlantic flights, will commence transatlantic ... Read More

Maintaining balance. Out of responsibility: Lufthansa publishes 25th sustainability report
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Maintaining balance. Out of responsibility: Lufthansa publishes 25th sustainability report

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019

Today, the Lufthansa Group has published its 25th sustainability report. For a quarter of a century now, the company has ... Read More

Air Canada 2018 corporate sustainability report
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Air Canada 2018 corporate sustainability report

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

Air Canada today issued Citizens of the World, its 2018 corporate sustainability report. The report details the airline's progress in ... Read More

IATA sets trends for Global Aviation on Environment, Slots, Baggage Tracking, One ID and Disabled Passengers
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IATA sets trends for Global Aviation on Environment, Slots, Baggage Tracking, One ID and Disabled Passengers

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019

IATA's 75th Annual General Meeting in Seoul, South Korea passed five important resolutions setting the trend in the global aviation ... Read More

IATA forecast for global aviation in 2019 is not so good for reasons listed
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IATA forecast for global aviation in 2019 is not so good for reasons listed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced a downgrade of its 2019 outlook for the global air transport industry to ... Read More

Air New Zealand to add Boeing 787 Dreamliners
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Air New Zealand to add Boeing 787 Dreamliners

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 27, 2019

Boeing and Star Alliance member Air New Zealand today announced the airline plans to add the largest 787 Dreamliner model ... Read More

Airbus first in the Americas: Azul A330neo
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Airbus first in the Americas: Azul A330neo

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 13, 2019

he first A330neo of the Americas has been delivered to Azul Linhas Aéreas on lease from Avolon, becoming the first ... Read More

ICAO experts agree on global measures towards sustainable aviation
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ICAO experts agree on global measures towards sustainable aviation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

Global measures to address aviation’s environmental impact were agreed at a meeting of the two hundred and fifty experts of ... Read More

Rolls-Royce to power 40 new Lufthansa aircraft
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Rolls-Royce to power 40 new Lufthansa aircraft

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

Rolls-Royce has been selected by Lufthansa Group to power 40 new aircraft. Its Trent 1000 engine will power 20 Boeing ... Read More

Boeing 737 Max not safe? 2 Crashes, 62 airlines in danger?
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Boeing 737 Max not safe? 2 Crashes, 62 airlines in danger?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

How safe is the brand new Boeing 737 Max 8? This a legitimate question to ask while search and rescue operations are ... Read More

Wizz Air takes delivery of its first Airbus A321neo
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Wizz Air takes delivery of its first Airbus A321neo

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019

Wizz Air, the largest Central and Eastern European low cost carrier, has taken delivery of its first of 184 A321neo ... Read More

Rolls-Royce drops from engine competition for Boeing’s New Midsize Airplane platform
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Rolls-Royce drops from engine competition for Boeing’s New Midsize Airplane platform

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 1, 2019

Rolls-Royce has decided to withdraw from the current competition to power Boeing’s proposed middle of the market – or New ... Read More

Air Vanuatu is counting on Airbus for fleet expansion
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Air Vanuatu is counting on Airbus for fleet expansion

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2019

Air Vanuatu, the national flag carrier of the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu, has signed a firm order with Airbus ... Read More

Delta Air Lines’ A220s takes to the skies for first commercial flight
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Delta Air Lines’ A220s takes to the skies for first commercial flight

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 7, 2019

Delta's A220 has made its official debut — a moment years in the making for customers and employees across the ... Read More

WestJet takes delivery of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner
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WestJet takes delivery of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 19, 2019

Boeing delivered the first of ten 787 Dreamliners to WestJet, marking the start of the airline's global expansion. Having long ... Read More

Gulfstream G280 jet sets city-pair record on renewable fuel
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Gulfstream G280 jet sets city-pair record on renewable fuel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation reaffirmed its commitment to sustainability by using sustainable alternative jet fuel (SAJF) to power a record-breaking flight ... Read More

Airbus begins construction of US A220 manufacturing facility
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Airbus begins construction of US A220 manufacturing facility

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 16, 2019

Airbus’ manufacturing growth in the United States advanced another step today in Mobile, Alabama, as construction of the company’s A220 ... Read More

New Airbus jet approved for 180 minutes ETOPS flights
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New Airbus jet approved for 180 minutes ETOPS flights

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 14, 2019

Airbus A220, the newest addition to the Airbus family of commercial aircraft, has received 180-minute extended operations (ETOPS) approval from ... Read More

Delta Air Lines orders 15 additional Airbus jets
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Delta Air Lines orders 15 additional Airbus jets

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 9, 2019

Delta Air Lines has ordered 15 additional Airbus A220 jets, bringing the total of the new generation, highly fuel-efficient aircraft ... Read More

First Boeing 787-10 begins regular transcontinental service
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First Boeing 787-10 begins regular transcontinental service

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 7, 2019

Today, first Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner began regular service as UA2418, departing from Los Angeles International Airport traveling to Newark Liberty ... Read More

JetBlue Airways places massive order with Airbus
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JetBlue Airways places massive order with Airbus

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019

Airbus confirmed that JetBlue Airways has firmed up an order for 60 A220-300 jets, the larger model of the new, ... Read More

New low-cost carrier orders 60 Airbus A220-300 jets
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New low-cost carrier orders 60 Airbus A220-300 jets

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 3, 2019

The start-up US low-cost airline has signed a firm order with Airbus to purchase 60 A220-300 aircraft. Code-named “Moxy”, the ... Read More

Royal Air Maroc welcomes its first Boeing 737 MAX jet
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Royal Air Maroc welcomes its first Boeing 737 MAX jet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 22, 2018

Boeing today delivered the first 737 MAX for Royal Air Maroc, which plans to use the fuel-efficient, longer-range version of ... Read More

Saudi flyadeal to purchase up to 50 Boeing 737 MAX jets
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Saudi flyadeal to purchase up to 50 Boeing 737 MAX jets

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 22, 2018

Boeing and flyadeal today announced the Middle East carrier is growing its fleet with the 737 MAX to take advantage ... Read More

Boeing delivers first 737 MAX to Korean airline
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Boeing delivers first 737 MAX to Korean airline

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 20, 2018

Boeing today delivered the first 737 MAX for Eastar Jet, making it the first airline in Korea to operate the ... Read More

India has excellent news for Boeing
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India has excellent news for Boeing

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 19, 2018

This year alone, more than 10 million passengers, on average, traveled within India each month, and this is excellent news ... Read More

Boeing delivers the 787th 787 Dreamliner
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Boeing delivers the 787th 787 Dreamliner

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018

Boeing today delivered the 787th 787 Dreamliner to come off the production line, marking a special milestone for the super-efficient ... Read More

Airbus Corporate Jets display points way to future of business aviation
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Airbus Corporate Jets display points way to future of business aviation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 5, 2018

Airbus Corporate Jets (ACJ) is exhibiting an ACJ319 at the MEBAA show, highlighting the comfort and space on offer, and ... Read More

Airlines pledge to improve fuel efficiency by 1.5 percent a year until 2020
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Airlines pledge to improve fuel efficiency by 1.5 percent a year until 2020

editor editor- October 12, 2009

MONTREAL — Members of the airline industry group IATA pledged Saturday to improve fuel efficiency by 1.5 percent a year ... Read More

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