Sustainability

Brought to you by:Northrop Grumman
Nov 17, 2022
A digital registry underpinning a global book-and-claim system for sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) is expected to go live in mid-2023.
Nov 15, 2022
The BrightSky consortium is researching ways that technology could be used within aviation and MRO to advance sustainability.

Crossover Narrowbody Jets

Brought to you by:Embraer
Nov 30, 2022
On December 5th Embraer will be sharing an update about their Energia family, live from Amsterdam and São José dos Campos.
Nov 15, 2022
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Aircraft & Propulsion

Dec 10, 2022
Embraer is expected to announce it is delaying the go-ahead of its planned next generation turboprop 70-90 seat airliner project.
Dec 09, 2022
China Eastern is the launch customer of the C919 and expects to begin domestic service with the newly certified narrowbody aircraft in early 2023.
Dec 08, 2022
Researchers at the U.S. National Renewable Energy Laboratory are exploring the conversion of sargassum and wood waste into SAF.
Dec 08, 2022
The French supply chain on which Airbus largely relies is being hit simultaneously by slowed-down production in China and skyrocketing energy prices.
Dec 08, 2022
IATA estimates that sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) production will reach at least 300 million liters in 2022—a 200% increase on 2021’s 100 million liters.

Interiors & Connectivity

Dec 08, 2022
Air India has committed more than $400 million to refurbish the cabins on all of its current widebodies, comprising 27 Boeing 787s and 13 777s.
Nov 30, 2022
Onboard digital connectivity has evolved from being regarded as a “nice-to-have” to a “must-have” due to new expectations and rising expectations.
Nov 14, 2022
The joint vision would combine aviation ground and satellite datalinks “and commercial broadband solutions” for future air traffic management (ATM), operational and safety communications with pilots.
Nov 02, 2022
As airline passengers increasingly demand faster, more reliable inflight connectivity (IFC), global communications providers have been working to expand coverage and increase speed.
Oct 28, 2022
Spirit Airlines is keeping the focus on customers as it navigates a potential merger with JetBlue Airways, which was officially approved by Spirit’s shareholders last week. 

Airports & Routes

Dec 09, 2022
The LCC's offering from the soon-to-be-inaugurated GOX includes service to Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai.
Dec 09, 2022
AirAsia Cambodia is slated to commence operations in late 2023 with Airbus A321s.
Dec 08, 2022
The country’s airports operator has given the green light for the new facility.
Dec 08, 2022
Bahrain’s flag carrier last served the U.S. more than 25 years ago.
Dec 08, 2022
Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is pushing ahead with two measures designed to slash emissions from ground support equipment.

Airlines & Lessors

Dec 09, 2022
Now that the pandemic has subsided, the challenges the global airline industry faces feel a whole lot more familiar.
Dec 09, 2022
The LCC's offering from the soon-to-be-inaugurated GOX includes service to Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai.
Dec 09, 2022
Etihad Airways has decided to return a part of its Airbus A380 fleet for the summer of 2023, intending to fly the aircraft on its Abu Dhabi-London route. 
Dec 09, 2022
High demand and moderating oil prices are expected to give Air New Zealand a stronger return to profitability than it previously predicted.
Dec 09, 2022
China Eastern is the launch customer of the C919 and expects to begin domestic service with the newly certified narrowbody aircraft in early 2023.

Safety, Operations & Regulation

Dec 08, 2022
Bahrain’s flag carrier last served the U.S. more than 25 years ago.
Dec 07, 2022
The EU’s Parliament and Council have reached a provisional agreement on revising the EU Emissions Trading System for aviation.
Dec 07, 2022
China has until now stuck to pursuing its zero-COVID ambition and remains the only negative-growth aviation market in 2022.
Dec 06, 2022
Australia’s competition watchdog is warning airlines that they are under extra scrutiny due to soaring fare levels in the country’s domestic market.
Dec 05, 2022
EASA has commissioned a three-year study into the impact of security measures on aviation safety.

Maintenance & Training

Nov 30, 2022
Fifteen pilots have received their Comac C919 type certification following a two-month evaluation.
Nov 23, 2022
A flight-deck design quirk is causing Airbus A220 pilots to inadvertently engage the autopilot instead of the auto throttle. 
Nov 07, 2022
Stuttering economic growth, higher fuel prices and war in Ukraine have stalled the global recovery of daily commercial flights to about 87% of pre-COVID levels. The recovery in aircraft maintenance has therefore also slowed.
Oct 25, 2022
Key performance metrics out of GE Aviation and Pratt & Whitney suggest the commercial engine aftermarket segment continues to rally.
Oct 19, 2022
Commercial aviation advantages will be difficult to overcome.