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

25 Sep, 2017, 22:11 BST Vancouver International Airport Wins World Routes 2017 Marketing Awards

Vancouver International Airport was announced the overall winner of the World Routes 2017 Marketing Awards at a ceremony this evening (25...


25 Sep, 2017, 17:42 BST Leading Air Charter Broker Skytrail Appointed As Authorised Broker For easyJet Committed Series Seat Sales

Looking to develop mutually beneficial partnerships with tour operators and cruise companies across Europe, easyJet have authorised Skytrail as...


25 Sep, 2017, 13:04 BST Hannover is Young and Dynamic Presented at World Routes 2017 in Barcelona

A resounding success for Hannover Airport and a wonderful opportunity for the whole city: the airport has been chosen to host "Routes Europe...


22 Sep, 2017, 08:36 BST Hainan Airlines Inaugurates Direct Air Service Between Beijing and Belgrade

The first flight of the new service, Hainan Airlines HU7937, which took off from Beijing Capital International Airport, landed successfully at...


22 Sep, 2017, 04:49 BST Hainan Airlines inaugurates direct air service between Shenzhen and Brisbane

Hainan Airlines announced the launch of direct air service between Shenzhen and Brisbane during the grand inauguration ceremony held at Shenzhen...


21 Sep, 2017, 17:16 BST Ryanair Decision Could Cost up to £53 Million in Payouts, Flight Compensation Company SKYCOP Reveals

After miscalculating the planning of pilots' holidays, Ryanair has announced the cancellation of up to 2,100 flights over the next six weeks; a...


21 Sep, 2017, 09:18 BST Passenger Rights Company SKYCOP Sets out to Educate Airlines With Distribution of Special Book

To mark International Literacy Day earlier this month, SKYCOP, an online site focused on helping increase awareness around passenger rights, has...


20 Sep, 2017, 12:28 BST Aviation Industry Heads to Barcelona for World Routes

Barcelona will be the centre of global aviation when the annual World Routes forum (23-26 September) opens in the city this weekend. World...


20 Sep, 2017, 08:27 BST Tianjin Airlines Global Website goes live on 18th September

Tianjin Airlines global website goes live on Sep. 18th, 2017. The launch of global website will optimize the ticket booking experience. More...


19 Sep, 2017, 09:43 BST refund.me: Flight Cancellations Could Cost Ryanair 30 million €

No pilot, no flight - but cash instead: refund.me helps passengers claim their compensation Time is money: Ryanair's cancellation policy will...


13 Sep, 2017, 14:56 BST Hainan Airlines inaugurates direct air service from Shanghai to Tel Aviv

Hainan Airlines' flight HU407, which took off from Shanghai Pudong International Airport, landed at Tel Aviv Ben Gurion Airport at 8:30 am on...


12 Sep, 2017, 08:00 BST Icelandair Revolutionises In-Flight Entertainment with an Encore at 35,000 Feet

Airline staff and actors star in 'Ahead of Time' an immersive theatre production in the skies on a flight from London to New York....


12 Sep, 2017, 06:00 BST Fraport Traffic Figures - August 2017: Strong Growth Continues at Frankfurt Airport and Fraport's Group Airports

Passenger traffic at FRA rises for the tenth consecutive month FRA/gk-rap – In August 2017, passenger numbers at Frankfurt Airport (FRA) rose...


11 Sep, 2017, 04:29 BST Air China Launches Beijing-Athens Non-Stop Route

On 30 September 2017, Air China will launch a new non-stop route between Beijing and Athens. The service will be operated twice a week with Airbus...


08 Sep, 2017, 12:57 BST Chubb and App in the Air launch fully-automated and real-time Flight Delay Insurance in partnership with Swiss Re and FlightStats

Chubb and App in the Air today announced the launch of Flight Delay Insurance, an innovative new insurance cover for airline travellers....


06 Sep, 2017, 14:09 BST New Multi-Function Loyalty and Payments Card Gives Frequent Flyer Programs a Big Lift

Combining loyalty and payments on a single card is a boon for consumers and airlines With 23.8 trillion air miles going unredeemed globally...


05 Sep, 2017, 09:00 BST refund.me: 5.5 Billion Euros are up in the air

That's the amount European air passengers could claim for flight delays and cancellations in the summer of 2017 This year's summer holidays...


31 Aug, 2017, 13:23 BST Airline CEOs Line up for World Routes 2017 Conference

The aviation industry's most senior leaders will take part in the World Routes 2017 conference programme, including Willie Walsh, CEO of...


31 Aug, 2017, 09:57 BST Hainan Airlines to Launch Shenzhen-Cairns Route on December 19

Hainan Airlines announced on August 31 the upcoming launch of its Shenzhen-Cairns service on 19 December. Recently, the carrier and Tourism and...


30 Aug, 2017, 08:00 BST TrueStar Group Reports on a Deposition Called by Miami Mayor as Lawsuit over Miami Airport Baggage Wrapping Contract Gears Up

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Giménez was given Notice of Taking a Deposition in the lawsuit over the baggage wrapping contract at Miami International...


29 Aug, 2017, 06:00 BST Dubai International Premieres Free Movie Streaming Experience

Partnership with ICFLIX boosts airport's best-in-class Wi-Fi service The customer experience at Dubai International (DXB) has taken another...


27 Aug, 2017, 16:00 BST Caverton Helicopters Expands Fleet With 8 New Bell Helicopters

Caverton Helicopters Limited, a subsidiary of The Caverton Offshore Support Group Plc announced that the company has entered a purchase agreement...


25 Aug, 2017, 11:50 BST KLM chooses EDM to manufacture two Cabin Emergency Evacuation Trainers

EDM, a leading global provider of training simulators to the civil aviation and defence sectors, announced today that they have been selected by...


24 Aug, 2017, 12:00 BST EveryMundo Continues APAC Growth - Hires Analytics/Mobile Expert Karen Cheng

EveryMundo, a leading provider of performance marketing solutions for the global airline industry, continues its expansion with the appointment of...


23 Aug, 2017, 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...