Sustainability

Brought to you by:Northrop Grumman
Aug 16, 2022
As sustainability targets for the aviation industry inch closer, governments and industry players continue to work together to meet environmental targets. No longer is this a slow walk but is beginning to look like a sprint.
Aug 12, 2022
More missiles for Ukraine; USAF looks to speed Wedgetail buy; Canada’s Snowbirds grounded; Joby expands Agility Prime work.

Crossover Narrowbody Jets

Brought to you by:Embraer
Aug 08, 2022
Facing no new rival, the future of Embraer’s scope-clause-compliant E175 is expected to remain steady.
Aug 01, 2022
Crossover narrowbody jets (such as Embraer’s E-Jets and Airbus’s A220 pairing) have been using their distinguishing factor – the ability to create new city pairs – across North America, the mature market in question, for some years.

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Aircraft & Propulsion

Aug 17, 2022
Russia and China have been working on a joint widebody project, the CR929, for several years. 
Aug 17, 2022
The aircraft will support increased demand for long-haul leisure travel.
Aug 17, 2022
ST Engineering says it will be the first MRO provider in Asia-Pacific to integrate Calspan ASE's data-acquisition control system
Aug 16, 2022
American Airlines has placed a firm order for 20 Boom Supersonic Overture airliners.
Aug 15, 2022
The 20 new-generation aircraft will replace the airline's existing A330ceo fleet.

Interiors & Connectivity

Aug 08, 2022
The FAA’s decision to push radio altimeter upgrades as wireless companies roll out new 5G networks has airlines on edge.
Aug 02, 2022
The FAA is seeking input on minimum passenger seat dimension as part of its response to a U.S. congressional mandate to improve cabin layout safety. 
Jul 14, 2022
Virgin Atlantic’s Airbus A330-900neo, which will take off in October—will feature the latest generation Upper Class cabin that includes The Retreat Suite, which consists of two exclusive suites at the front of the cabin.
Jun 29, 2022
Air New Zealand has unveiled new international cabin products for its Boeing 787 fleet, including a set of bunk-like sleep pods that can be booked by economy-class passengers.
Jun 23, 2022
Aviation Week Network editors covering the 78th IATA AGM in Doha report on airline industry optimism and challenges as air traffic demand surges back.

Airports & Routes

Aug 16, 2022
Heathrow Airport has extended its daily capacity cap for a further seven weeks, citing continuing staff shortages among ground support companies.
Aug 15, 2022
The ULCC has blamed a “stupid and illogical” tax imposed by the Hungarian government.
Aug 15, 2022
The decision will allow the airline to cut certain flights from three airports while maintaining slot usage rights.
Aug 12, 2022
The countries have signed an agreement to remove a cap on the number of flights and capacity.
Aug 12, 2022
Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport plans to compensate passengers who missed their flights because of long security queues, after it faced the possibility of a mass claim by disappointed travelers. 

Airlines & Lessors

Aug 17, 2022
The German leisure carrier's plan to take the 17 Airbus A321neos and two A320neos form part of its 41-aircraft narrowbody renewal.
Aug 17, 2022
Aviation training specialist CAE and Australian carrier Qantas have signed a 15-year partnership for the creation of a new purpose-built pilot training center in Sydney.
Aug 17, 2022
The aircraft will support increased demand for long-haul leisure travel.
Aug 16, 2022
A sale of Italy's newly founded legacy carrier has been further delayed by the resignation of Prime Minister Mario Draghi.
Aug 16, 2022
Diarmuid Ó Conghaile—CEO-designate of the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) and former CEO of Malta Air, a Ryanair Group airline—has been named MD of Wizz Air Malta, which will be established later in 2022.

Safety, Operations & Regulation

Aug 15, 2022
South African Airways (SAA) has been contacted by South Africa’s Air Services Licensing Council (ASLC) over possible license breaches related to company financial reporting and its planned equity partnership.
Aug 15, 2022
The decision will allow the airline to cut certain flights from three airports while maintaining slot usage rights.
Aug 12, 2022
The latest round of feuding was prompted by recently issued FAA pilot supply data that shows 8,823 newly certificated commercial pilots were produced in the last 12 months in the U.S.
Aug 12, 2022
The countries have signed an agreement to remove a cap on the number of flights and capacity.
Aug 11, 2022
U-Tapao is currently undergoing infrastructure expansions to become Bangkok’s third airport, linking to the city center and the two other airports via high-speed rail.

Maintenance & Training

Aug 12, 2022
The latest round of feuding was prompted by recently issued FAA pilot supply data that shows 8,823 newly certificated commercial pilots were produced in the last 12 months in the U.S.
Jul 29, 2022
The FAA has approved Boeing’s plan for inspection and correcting 787 production issues, marking a major step towards re-starting deliveries.
Jul 22, 2022
Avelo's search is made possible through a new partnership with Alliance Aviation, a Fort Lauderdale-based pilot training organization.
Jul 21, 2022
The deal was signed this week at the Farnborough Airshow.
Jul 19, 2022
The aftermarket is also keeping an eye on new propulsion technologies at Farnborough.