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 05, 2022
JetBlue has signed an MOU to purchase at least 92 million gal. of blended SAF over five years from Fildelis New Energy. 
Dec 05, 2022
Air India is ramping up its ambitious fleet expansion plans for 2023 by reaching deals to lease another 12 aircraft.
Dec 02, 2022
The formula for a net-zero aviation fuel that would pull carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere when burned has been developed by researchers.
Dec 02, 2022
Airbus Summit attendees were urged to focus on the emerging problems of hydrogen leakage and a lack of standards, applicable also to sustainable aviation fuels.
Dec 01, 2022
As a further step in studying the use of superconductors in an electric-propulsion architecture, Airbus has signed a partnership agreement with CERN.

Interiors & Connectivity

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. 
Oct 28, 2022
Here is a look at some of the latest innovations showcased at the APEX/IFSA Expo in Long Beach, California, which was held Oct. 25-27, 2022.

Airports & Routes

Dec 05, 2022
Brazilian operator Azul has been angling for more slots at one of the country’s most strategic airports—Sao Paulo Congonhas—for some time. 
Dec 02, 2022
France has welcomed a European Commission announcement that the country can legally ban domestic flights for which there is a rail alternative of under 2.5 hrs.
Dec 02, 2022
IATA and A4E have urged EU transport ministers to agree to recommendations for European ATM performance to be reviewed by an independent regulator.
Dec 02, 2022
Flight tests have been conducted to demonstrate how automated ATM could be used to avoid conflicts between autonomous air taxis and crewed aircraft.
Dec 01, 2022
The partners will share best practices for design concepts and evaluate which of 53 Latin American airport sites may be most ripe for vertiport deployment.

Airlines & Lessors

Dec 05, 2022
Brazilian operator Azul has been angling for more slots at one of the country’s most strategic airports—Sao Paulo Congonhas—for some time. 
Dec 05, 2022
WestJet has picked Tokyo as it first Asia-Pacific destination, the carrier said Dec. 5.
Dec 05, 2022
ALAFCO is seeking shareholder approval to sell 53 aircraft, plus 20 Boeing 737 MAX 8s on order, to Macquarie Airfinance Group for $2.2 billion.
Dec 05, 2022
Air India is ramping up its ambitious fleet expansion plans for 2023 by reaching deals to lease another 12 aircraft.
Dec 02, 2022
France has welcomed a European Commission announcement that the country can legally ban domestic flights for which there is a rail alternative of under 2.5 hrs.

Safety, Operations & Regulation

Dec 05, 2022
EASA has commissioned a three-year study into the impact of security measures on aviation safety.
Dec 02, 2022
France has welcomed a European Commission announcement that the country can legally ban domestic flights for which there is a rail alternative of under 2.5 hrs.
Dec 02, 2022
IATA and A4E have urged EU transport ministers to agree to recommendations for European ATM performance to be reviewed by an independent regulator.
Dec 01, 2022
A potential flight crew alerting deadline extension affecting the Boeing 737-7 and 737-10 has not swayed pilots who want to see U.S. Congress hold the line.
Nov 30, 2022
Fifteen pilots have received their Comac C919 type certification following a two-month evaluation.

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.