Airbus to fit deployable and fixed data and voice recovery devices on planes

June 22, 2017 · 246 Views

In collaboration with L3 Technologies, Airbus is to implement new deployable and fixed flight recorders on its airline programs. Two versions are to be produced, one which is…

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ATR selects Liebherr-Aerospace for new generation air management system

June 21, 2017 · 84 Views

ATR has selected Liebherr-Aerospace to develop, manufacture and supply a new generation air management system for the ATR 42 and the ATR 72 aircraft programs. The system will…

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Turkish Airlines signs with Jeppesen to optimize navigation capabilities

June 21, 2017 · 79 Views

Jeppesen has signed a new 10-year service contract with Turkish Airlines, the national carrier of Turkey. The agreement includes both paper and digital Jeppesen charts, FliteDeck Pro, electronic…

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PASSUR and GE Partner to advance airline and airport operations

June 21, 2017 · 83 Views

PASSUR Aerospace is partnering with GE Aviation Digital Solutions to leverage GE’s domain expertise in software development, design thinking and FastWorks. The work will take place in GE’s…

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DLR and Embraer agree on cooperation in aviation research

June 21, 2017 · 57 Views

The Brazilian aircraft manufacturer Embraer and the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft-und Raumfahrt; DLR) have signed an agreement to expand their research collaboration in the aeronautics…

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GE Aviation and AT&T enable aircraft health monitoring

June 21, 2017 · 77 Views

GE Aviation and AT&T Internet of Things (IoT) solutions are connecting the onboard and offboard portions of the Aircraft Health and Trend Monitoring System (AHTMS) powered PlaneConnectHTM on…

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Satair Group and Metamaterial Technologies sign MoU to bring innovative laser strike protection to civil aviation market

June 20, 2017 · 79 Views

Airbus wholly-owned subsidiary, Satair Group and Metamaterial Technologies and its optical filters division Lamda Guard of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which…

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Michelin and Safran present first connected tyre for aircraft

June 20, 2017 · 60 Views

Michelin and Safran present the world’s first connected tyres for the aeronautical industry. The innovation, called ‘PresSense’ comprises an electronic pressure sensor installed within the tyre to greatly…

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ACCEL Flight Simulation qualifies first full flight simulator

June 20, 2017 · 53 Views

ACCEL Flight Simulation (ACCEL) announced at the 52nd Paris Airshow that its first Next-Generation Boeing 737 Full Flight Simulator (FFS) delivery has completed Level-D qualification from Civil Aviation…

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GE Aviation and GECAS team to enhance electronic records management for leasing market

June 20, 2017 · 176 Views

GE Aviation Digital Solutions and GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) have announced a collaborative effort on electronic records exchange standards for the Aviation leasing market. “The recent acquisition…

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52nd Paris Airshow – this year will be more about delivery than sales

June 19, 2017 · 206 Views

As the 52nd Paris Airshow opened on June 19th, or to give it its official title, the Salon international de l’aéronautique et de l’espace de Paris-Le Bourget, focus…

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Savis, Bradar and Thales to partner in air traffic control radar solutions

June 19, 2017 · 50 Views

Savis and Bradar, affiliated companies to Embraer Defense & Security, and Thales announced at the Paris Air Show a cooperation agreement to jointly evaluate business opportunities in air…

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Thales to launch high-tech Digital Factory

June 18, 2017 · 202 Views

In the last three years, Thales has invested over €1bn in key digital technologies and on June 16th announced the launch of its high-tech Digital Factory to accelerate…

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BGS will supply fuel for Norwegian at Lithuanian and Polish airports

June 16, 2017 · 316 Views

BGS, an international provider of ground handling and aircraft fuelling services, has renewed fuel service provision for Norwegian aircraft at two Lithuanian and two Polish airports, adding one…

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BA’s three-day flight disruption likely to cost carrier £80 million

June 16, 2017 · 312 Views

The three-day computer system outage which began over the holiday weekend of May 27-29 looks likely to cost the British flag-carrying airline approximately £80 million (US$102 million) according…

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Qatar looks to U.N. to resolve Gulf airspace dispute

June 15, 2017 · 379 Views

Following the escalation of the diplomatic row between Qatar, and Egypt, Bahrain, The United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia, which has seen the cutting of diplomatic and transport…

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JetBlue Airways reports May load factor of 84.7%

June 14, 2017 · 184 Views

JetBlue Airways Corporation has reported its preliminary traffic results for May 2017. Traffic in May increased 3.8% from May 2016, on a capacity increase of 3.7%. The load…

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Leonardo’s AW101 Norway Training Centre opens

June 13, 2017 · 105 Views

Leonardo has officially opened its AW101 Norway Training Centre on June 12, at Stavanger Sola Airport. The training centre includes a new AW101 Full Flight Simulator (FFS) which…

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ATR expands training capacities in Paris

June 13, 2017 · 100 Views

ATR will be adding a brand new Full Flight Simulator (FFS) to its Paris Training Center. Manufactured by TRU Simulation + Training, this new simulator will allow crew…

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Lufthansa Group increases May seat load factor by 2.7 points

June 12, 2017 · 184 Views

Lufthansa Group has reported that traffic increased 16.2% for May 2017, while capacity increased 12.2% over the previous year. The load factor improved 2.7 points to 79%, compared…

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