Lufthansa Innovation Hub (LIH) and the SAP.iO Berlin Foundry have teamed up to launch the first ever Aviation Blockchain Challenge worldwide.
The industries are coming under scrutiny because of the low numbers of women employed as senior executives or airline pilots. At the same time, a growing shortage of pilots is putting the sector’s recent growth at risk.
Additional services for the SkyTeam carrier will include training and “industrial development support”.
Malaysian budget airline AirAsia today announced an additional order of 34 Airbus A330neo planes, bringing the total value of its expanded 100-plane order to $30 billion as it sets its sights on European routes.
Ryanair has signed its third cabin crew union recognition agreement, with Ver.di Union.
Budget airline easyJet raised its profit forecast for the current year today after announcing a strong third quarter.
Global Civil Aviation Flight Training and Simulation Market 2018 Outline- FSI, L-3 Link, Rockwell Collins and CAE
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DAL earnings call for the period ending June 30, 2018.
This week in aviation, we analyzed the second quarter earnings of Norwegian Air and Delta. We’ll be watching the status of a potential Norwegian sale.
For over 16 years, Ranger Air has introduced innovative inventory management programs and has stocked and traded parts for virtually every commercial airframe and engine platform in the world.
The lawsuit follows an earlier one filed by Encompass Aviation against Surf Air, in which it alleged that Surf Air failed to pay part of the amount owed for flights operated by Encompass and was notoriously late with other payments.
In 2016 delegates from 191 countries at the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) agreed a landmark deal to reduce emissions from the aviation industry.
The government is working with financial advisers on the deal that will be backed by export credit agencies, the people said, asking not to be identified because the talks are private. Qatar has invited lenders to participate in the loan and a transaction could be finalized within a month, they said.
India reserves the right to purchase its crude oil from wherever it gets the best price in the open market, and has every right to take care of its economic and security system in accordance with its needs.
New leadership team announced: promotion of Mohammad Al Bulooki to Chief Operating Officer, appointment of Robin Kamark as Chief Commercial Officer, and Ibrahim Nassir as Chief Human Resources & Organisational Development Officer, as part of new seven-strong C-suite.
HAL had barely started licensed production when it was nationalised, in 1943, and handed over to the US Army Air Forces (USAAF). Functioning as an Aircraft Maintenance Depot, HAL repaired and serviced hundreds of flying boats, fighters, bombers and transport aircraft for the USAAF during the war.
The funding is on top of $160 million that the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) had earlier pledged when it renewed the Aviation Development Fund for five years until March 31, 2020.
These standards measure how much airlines will need to reduce the growth of greenhouse-gas emissions from planes, the Associated Press’ David Koenig reported.
The innovative partnership, announced in July last year, goes beyond code-sharing to a number of initiatives spanning commercial, network planning, airport operations, customer journey and with today’s announcement, the alignment of the carriers’ loyalty programmes.
The UN’s official aviation agency has approved standards to ensure the industry can implement carbon reduction measures.
Turkish Airlines is in talks with 12-13 Turkish and Chinese banks to secure between $800 million and $1 billion in financing to construct its facilities at Istanbul’s new airport, and a deal is almost ready, three sources close to the matter said.
Looking4.com and its team of 35 will join Manchester Airports Group’s dedicated technology division, MAG-O
There must be some credible reason why the government would back a plan to extend an overcrowded, polluting airport, entrenching the monopoly of a foreign owner, whilst demolishing historic villages in the process. But I’m struggling to find it.
The aviation giant hopes to impose itself on the commercial aerospace industry in two ways.
This year’s Florida Aviation Business Association’s (FABA) annual conference in Orlando addressed the lack of qualified aviation professionals in the industry. Speakers such as Kathy Knowles, CPO of Intuitive Strategies and former HR director at Banyan Air, offered solutions on how to tackle the issue.
Encompass Aviation (ROM, Hawthorne) has announced it has withdrawn its pending application for Commuter Air Carrier Authorization given the recent termination of its commercial partnership with Surf Air (URF, Santa Monica).
Avic has finalized the structural design of its MA700 turboprop airliner, with complete systems specification now a month or two from determination.
According to a statement from Surf Air, “The Encompass claims are not accurate, the lawsuit is without merit, and Surf Air intends to defend itself vigorously. Surf Air is also considering counterclaims.” Surf Air has not yet confirmed to AIN that it is subject to $2.33 million in IRS liens for unpaid excise taxes, as per documents filed with the California Secretary of State’s office.
Hong Kong’s billionaire Cheng family, best known for its Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group, is expanding its aviation business with the purchase of an aircraft leasing firm in Ireland.
Heathrow Express has announced that to celebrate its 20th birthday, it is offering free travel to 20-year-olds this weekend.
Both safety and hygiene remain low on the radar of tourism campaigners. A much higher awareness of these aspects is urgent among those involved in the industry, if we indeed care about our visitors, and not just their expected cash.
InterGlobe Aviation, SpiceJet and Jet Airways were trading lower in the range of 1% to 4% on the BSE.
Lufthansa (LHAG.DE) is in contact with Norwegian Air Shuttle, which is also the subject of bid interest from British Airways owner IAG, as the German airline looks to get involved in an expected wave of deals in the sector, its CEO told a newspaper.
In many ways China can take credit for the outcome of the Trump-Kim summit, but the long-term prospects of closer relations between such unpredictable leaders could make some more than a bit jittery