Tag: global aviation

COVID-19 caused 77% collapse in global aviation
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COVID-19 caused 77% collapse in global aviation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 2, 2020

The COVID-19 crisis has brought the aviation industry to its knees. This week (30th March – 5th April), international airline ... Read More

IATA thanks aviation regulators for flexibility, urges others to follow suit
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IATA thanks aviation regulators for flexibility, urges others to follow suit

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2020

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomed decisions taken by aviation regulators to provide flexibility to airlines and flight crew ... Read More

Philippines’ Cebu Pacific Air joins International Air Transport Association
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Philippines’ Cebu Pacific Air joins International Air Transport Association

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 18, 2019

Philippine carrier Cebu Pacific has joined the International Air Transportation Association (IATA), the trade association for the global airline industry. ... Read More

IATA urges EU to support European aviation Green Deal
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IATA urges EU to support European aviation Green Deal

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) asked the European Union to support aviation’s energy transition to sustainable aviation fuels (SAF) ... Read More

IATA: Moderate slowdown in passenger demand growth
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IATA: Moderate slowdown in passenger demand growth

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 5, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic data for October 2019 showing that demand (measured in total ... Read More

Airbus Canada ‘pleased with union ratification vote by A220 workforce’
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Airbus Canada ‘pleased with union ratification vote by A220 workforce’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 15, 2019

Airbus Canada Limited Partnership is very pleased that its International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAMAW) unionized employees at ... Read More

Air Partner awarded Managed Services contract by Airbus
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Air Partner awarded Managed Services contract by Airbus

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

Air Partner plc, the global aviation services group, announced that it has been awarded a three-year contract by Airbus, a ... Read More

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines to Host 76th IATA AGM in Amsterdam
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KLM Royal Dutch Airlines to Host 76th IATA AGM in Amsterdam

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 2, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will host the 76th IATA Annual General Meeting ... 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

Largest aircraft PDP financing project in global aviation in Asia signed
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Largest aircraft PDP financing project in global aviation in Asia signed

editor editor- May 28, 2019

A total of 17 banks were involved in the syndicated loan in the amount of US$840 million to finance part ... Read More

Air Partner’s Travel division celebrates 20th anniversary
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Air Partner’s Travel division celebrates 20th anniversary

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 28, 2019

The Travel division of Air Partner plc, the global aviation services group, is this month celebrating 20 years of organizing ... Read More

Airbus and SAS Scandinavian Airlines sign hybrid and electric aircraft research agreement
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Airbus and SAS Scandinavian Airlines sign hybrid and electric aircraft research agreement

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Airbus has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with SAS Scandinavian Airlines for hybrid and electric aircraft eco-system and infrastructure ... Read More

London Heathrow recorded its busiest ever April as the Easter getaway
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London Heathrow recorded its busiest ever April as the Easter getaway

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 10, 2019

Heathrow recorded its busiest ever April as the Easter getaway sent passenger numbers soaring, securing the airport its 30th month ... Read More

Robert Binns named President of Air Wisconsin Airlines
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Robert Binns named President of Air Wisconsin Airlines

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

Air Wisconsin Airlines announced that Robert (Rob) Binns has been appointed President of the airline. Rob will oversee all aspects ... Read More

Air Partner appoints new Managing Director, Charter
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Air Partner appoints new Managing Director, Charter

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

Air Partner, the global aviation services group, announced the appointment of Kevin Macnaughton as Managing Director, Charter, with immediate effect. ... Read More

Turkish Airlines adds Marrakech to flight schedule
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Turkish Airlines adds Marrakech to flight schedule

editor editor- April 16, 2019

Starting on April 15, Istanbul – Marrakech – Istanbul direct flights will be commenced five days of a week as ... Read More

The Great Move: Turkish Airlines moves to Istanbul Airport
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The Great Move: Turkish Airlines moves to Istanbul Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

The biggest logistical operation in the world aviation history was held between 5 and 6 April 2019. In a total ... Read More

Istanbul New Airport: First flight was to Ankara and a proud Turkish Nation is celebrating
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Istanbul New Airport: First flight was to Ankara and a proud Turkish Nation is celebrating

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 6, 2019

The Great Move to Istanbul Airport concluded. A proud city, a proud country and a proud airline are celebrating today ... Read More

Easter School Holidays ring in busy travel season at Frankfurt Airport
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Easter School Holidays ring in busy travel season at Frankfurt Airport

editor editor- April 5, 2019

With the Easter holidays around the corner, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) is preparing for this year’s first travel peak. Germany’s largest ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines has a statement on preliminary crash report
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Ethiopian Airlines has a statement on preliminary crash report

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 4, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines had a tragic year so far, but it appears without fault to the carrier. The preliminary report about ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines CEO believes in The New Spirit of Africa and pledges to work with Boeing
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Ethiopian Airlines CEO believes in The New Spirit of Africa and pledges to work with Boeing

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 25, 2019

Tewolde GebreMariam, Group CEO, Ethiopian Airlines issued a statement today. He wrote: "It has been more than two weeks since the ... Read More

Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg finally is trying to get the record straight
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Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg finally is trying to get the record straight

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 19, 2019

One of the largest companies in the United States is responsible for tens of thousands of jobs and has been ... Read More

Pierre Dominique Prümm joins Fraport Executive Board
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Pierre Dominique Prümm joins Fraport Executive Board

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

In its meeting today (Thursday, March 14), Fraport AG’s supervisory board appointed Dr. Pierre Dominique Prümm to the company’s executive ... Read More

“The Great Move” begins: Turkish Airlines is moving to its new home
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“The Great Move” begins: Turkish Airlines is moving to its new home

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 11, 2019

The flag carrier airline Turkish Airlines is ready for the great change in Turkish aviation history. The great move to ... 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

Air Partner announces new offices in Houston and Singapore
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Air Partner announces new offices in Houston and Singapore

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 8, 2019

Air Partner plc, the global aviation services group, announced the opening of two new offices in Houston, Texas, U.S., and ... Read More

Fraport opens training center at Ljubljana Airport
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Fraport opens training center at Ljubljana Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 6, 2019

On March 6, Fraport AG inaugurated a €6 million training center for the Fraport Aviation Academy at Ljubljana Airport (LJU) ... Read More

Sweden proposing ambitious aviation greenhouse gas emission reduction target
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Sweden proposing ambitious aviation greenhouse gas emission reduction target

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 4, 2019

Sweden has an ambitious target of being fossil-free by 2045. As a part of the initiative, a proposal for decarbonizing ... Read More

European Union and Qatar finally signed a Comprehensive Air Transport Agreement (CATA)
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European Union and Qatar finally signed a Comprehensive Air Transport Agreement (CATA)

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 4, 2019

The European Commission and the State of Qatar initialed today an aviation agreement, the first such agreement between the EU ... Read More

How Qatar Airways Tackles Global Wildlife Crime
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How Qatar Airways Tackles Global Wildlife Crime

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2019

Qatar Airways has launched an industry-leading training programme focused on preventing illegal wildlife trafficking. The bespoke e-learning package, developed by ... Read More

IATA: Airline industry showing continuing safety improvements
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IATA: Airline industry showing continuing safety improvements

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 21, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for the 2018 safety performance of the commercial airline industry showing continuing ... Read More

Airlines from 28 EU states and Qatar now have unlimited access to their respective territories
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Airlines from 28 EU states and Qatar now have unlimited access to their respective territories

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

Today, European Commissioner for Mobility and Transport, Mrs. Violeta Bulc, announced that the European Union and the State of Qatar ... Read More

Frankfurt Airport opens new Muslim prayer room in Terminal 2
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Frankfurt Airport opens new Muslim prayer room in Terminal 2

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

Passengers, employees and visitors of the Muslim faith now have another place to pray and worship at Frankfurt Airport. Today ... Read More

Global Investment in Aviation Summit to reshape aviation investment landscape
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Global Investment in Aviation Summit to reshape aviation investment landscape

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 26, 2019

The UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) is holding the Global Investment in Aviation Summit on 28-29 January 2019 at ... Read More

Qatar Airways CEO addresses Global Aviation Summit in Mumbai
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Qatar Airways CEO addresses Global Aviation Summit in Mumbai

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 16, 2019

A Qatari delegation led by the Qatari Minister of Transport, H.E. Mr. Jassim bin Saif Al Sulaiti, which also included ... Read More