Passenger Aviation Find the latest news from the passenger aviation industry. This category contains releases regarding new routes and fare structures, customer incentives and loyalty programmes and the addition of new aircraft to existing fleets. Learn about special offers and charity initiatives, and get the latest safety and security information. Also included are releases pertaining to financial performance, market growth and corporate structure such as operating statistics, traffic figures, fiscal reports, fleet purchases and sales, market research results, industry conferences and new partnerships.

Latest Passenger Aviation

09:01 BST IBS Software Inks Multi-Year Contract With Jin Air

-IBS' iFly Res will power the passenger reservation of the Korean airline major- IBS Software (IBS) has been selected by South Korea based Jin...


17 Aug, 2017, 15:24 BST Turkish Airlines Gives Back; Teams Up with Social Media Celebrities to Fight Famine and Drought in Somalia

Africa's Top International Carrier Ships Second Cargo Plane Full of Food Supplies to Save Lives. Flying to more countries than any other...


17 Aug, 2017, 14:00 BST Hainan Airlines to launch non-stop service between Chengdu and New York in October

- Travelers will be able to fly directly from Chengdu to both US coasts BEIJING, Aug. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hainan Airlines is scheduled to...


16 Aug, 2017, 15:59 BST El Al Israel Airlines Announced Today its Financial Results for the Second Quarter and the First Half of 2017

El Al Israel Airlines (TASE: ELAL) announced today that revenues in the second quarter of 2017 amounted to approx. USD 541 million, compared...


15 Aug, 2017, 10:51 BST Sky Hopper Pushes the Envelope of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles With an Electric Drone Capable of Carrying 100kg

A group of entrepreneurial UK engineers has plans to build a mid-mass logistics drone for global markets. The system will be aimed initially at...


10 Aug, 2017, 06:00 BST Fraport Traffic Figures - July 2017: Strong Growth Continues at Frankfurt Airport and Fraport's Group Airports

Passenger numbers at Frankfurt Airport (FRA) continued to advance in July 2017: Germany's largest aviation hub welcomed around 6.4 million...


09 Aug, 2017, 09:00 BST Royal Brunei Airlines Sign Contract to Deploy OpenAirlines' Fuel Efficiency Solution SkyBreathe®

Royal Brunei Airlines, the national flagship carrier of Brunei Darussalam, has boosted its commitment to environmental protection by partnering...


07 Aug, 2017, 14:00 BST Hainan Airlines to Launch Service to Serbia on September 15

Hainan Airlines has applied to extend the Monday and Friday flights on its existing Beijing-Prague route on to Belgrade, Serbia, effective...


04 Aug, 2017, 16:00 BST Air Traffic Control (ATC) Market Worth 56.07 Billion USD by 2022

The report "Air Traffic Control (ATC) Market by Airspace (ATCSCC, ARTCC, TRACON, ATCT, FSS), Application (Communication, Navigation,...


04 Aug, 2017, 11:45 BST Shortlist Announced for World Routes 2017 Marketing Awards

The finalists of the annual World Routes 2017 Marketing Awards are revealed today (Friday, 4 August). The World Routes Marketing Awards...


03 Aug, 2017, 17:30 BST Aircraft Sensors Market Worth 2.25 Billion USD by 2022

The report "Aircraft Sensors Market by Platform (UAV, Fixed, and Rotary Wing Aircraft), Sensor (Pressure, Temperature, Speed, Proximity, GYRO),...


03 Aug, 2017, 06:00 BST Fraport Group Interim Release - First Half 2017: Group Result Rises Significantly

Group revenue and EBITDA show positive performance - Passenger figures grow noticeably at FRA and other Group airports In the first six months of...


01 Aug, 2017, 11:41 BST EDM launches Virtual Slide Trainer

EDM, a leading global provider of training simulators to the civil aviation and defence sectors, announced today that it has launched its new...


26 Jul, 2017, 19:38 BST CA Global Partners UK to Auction Complete Contents Of Heathrow Airport Terminal 1

A sale of epic proportions is taking flight as CA Global Partners, in conjunction with Indassol, is preparing to liquidate the entire contents of...


26 Jul, 2017, 12:35 BST ARMS V2 Makes a Splash in the Americas

Laminaar Aviation Infotech announced ARMS® (Aviation Resource Management System) implementation for new customers across North and South...


26 Jul, 2017, 11:38 BST SKYCOP Urges UK's CAA to Act: British Airways Owe up to €45 Million to Passengers

Following an "IT failure" that struck the British Airways' network on the 27th of May, an estimated 75,000 were left stranded at airports across...


26 Jul, 2017, 06:30 BST Wirecard Signs Agreement with Gulf Air to Extend Collaboration

- Expansion of the successful partnership between Gulf Air and Wirecard - Wirecard provides support to Gulf Air in the...


26 Jul, 2017, 05:00 BST Panasonic Avionics Brings Premium Entertainment and Global Connectivity to Air China

Air China, the flag carrier and one of the major airlines of the People's Republic of China, has selected inflight entertainment and connectivity...


25 Jul, 2017, 12:24 BST Flynas Returns to Beirut With 4 Flights From Riyadh

Flynas, the national Saudi airline, has announced it will return to Beirut, the Lebanese capital, later this year. Flynas will operate 4...


25 Jul, 2017, 00:21 BST Healthy Flight Recipe at 30,000 feet from Dr. Mehmet Oz with Turkish Airlines' Fly Good Feel Good Project

"The Dr. Oz Show" Producer Led the Way by Hosting a Surprise In-Flight Show on Healthy Eating and Lifestyle with Passengers of Flight TK1 from...


21 Jul, 2017, 03:34 BST HNA Group Advances to No. 170 on 2017 Global Fortune 500 List

HNA Group Rises 183 Spots, Making One of the Biggest Jumps this Year HNA Group, a global Fortune 500 company focused on tourism, logistics,...


20 Jul, 2017, 14:15 BST Connected Aircraft Market Report 2017-2027

By Ku-Band (by Widebody, Narrowbody, Business Aircraft), by Ka-Band (by Widebody, Narrowbody, Business Aircraft), by Air-to-Ground, by Region...


20 Jul, 2017, 05:00 BST Asiana Airlines A350s Take Off With Panasonic Avionics

- Airline installing inflight entertainment and global connectivity systems on airline's new A350 fleet - Asiana Airlines, one of Asia's...


18 Jul, 2017, 13:09 BST 300th Flight Destination of Turkish Airlines is Phuket

The global carrier has inaugurated its direct flights to Phuket, one of the most prominent tourist destinations in the world, as beginning...


18 Jul, 2017, 12:30 BST Jeppesen And Wataniya Airways Of Kuwait Sign Service Agreement

Jeppesen charts and International Trip Planning group to help airline begin flight operations Jeppesen, a Boeing Company, has agreed to a...