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

15 Mar, 2018, 15:29 GMT Hainan Airlines to Launch First Ever Direct Flights from Beijing to Dublin and Edinburgh in June

Today. Hainan Airlines, a unit of HNA Group and mainland China's only Skytrax Five-Star airline, held a press conference at the Irish Embassy in...


14 Mar, 2018, 14:20 GMT Thousands of Boeing B777 and B747 Expendables at Jet Midwest, Inc.

Jet Midwest, Inc., of Kansas City, MO is proud to announce the addition of over 15,000 new expendables as a result of an inventory...


13 Mar, 2018, 13:45 GMT Global Low Cost Airlines Market Expected to Reach $207,816 Million by 2023 - Allied Market Research

According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, "Low Cost Airlines Market by Purpose, Destination and Distribution...


13 Mar, 2018, 10:37 GMT World ATM Congress Breaks Records: More Participants, Deals, Product Demonstrations, and Education Sessions Than Ever Before

The sixth annual World ATM Congress concluded on Thursday, 8 March. As the world's largest air traffic management (ATM) exhibition, registration...


13 Mar, 2018, 08:52 GMT dnata Joins Forces With IBS to Implement iCargo System

dnata, one of the world's largest air services providers, has entered into a contract with leading IT solutions provider to the global aviation...


13 Mar, 2018, 06:00 GMT Fraport Traffic Figures – February 2018: Continuing Growth

Frankfurt Airport records significant traffic growth for passengers and flights -Fraport's international portfolio achieves positive development...


12 Mar, 2018, 08:31 GMT Hainan Airlines to launch non-stop service between London and Changsha, China on March 23

Hainan Airlines Holding Co., Ltd ("Hainan Airlines") is scheduled to launch non-stop service between London Heathrow Airport and Changsha Huanghua...


12 Mar, 2018, 03:46 GMT Borussia Dortmund Signs Cooperation Deal with Bangkok Airways as its Regional Partner

Borussia Dortmund, one of Europe's most successful football clubs with a traditionally strong fan base in Asia and the world, announces Bangkok...


08 Mar, 2018, 15:01 GMT Hamad International Airport & Qatar Museums Unveil 'Small Lie' by KAWS

A New Yorker Finds A New Home in Qatar Today Hamad International Airport (HIA), an active supporter of arts and culture, has revealed a new art...


06 Mar, 2018, 15:15 GMT Jet Midwest, Inc. Acquires Ex-Ural Airlines A321-200 Aircraft

Jet Midwest, Inc., an aviation parts provider, is proud to announce the purchase of an Airbus A321-200 aircraft. The ex-Ural Airlines aircraft has...


27 Feb, 2018, 11:02 GMT Inflight Dublin Pioneering Wireless IFE in Czechia With Travel Service

Travel Service, the biggest Czech air carrier, launched a completely unique inflight entertainment service on its flights, providing a superior...


23 Feb, 2018, 07:00 GMT European Travel Commission: Sound Growth Prospects for Chinese Travel to Europe in the First Quarter of 2018

Positive indicators mirror outbound travel growth forecasts around the celebration of the Chinese New Year, one of the key periods when...


16 Feb, 2018, 14:40 GMT Aeroflot Open 2018 Begins in Moscow on 19 February

The Aeroflot Open 2018 international chess festival will be held from 19 February to 1 March at the Cosmos Hotel. The competition is one of the...


15 Feb, 2018, 11:08 GMT Collinson Group Partners With LocusLabs to Bring New Contextually-Aware Mapping Technology to Priority Pass

An industry first, this innovative partnership will enhance the experience for choice-rich, connected travelers worldwide Collinson Group, the...


14 Feb, 2018, 08:30 GMT Worldwide Aircraft Windows and Windshields Market to Reach US$ 860 Mn by 2025 - Persistence Market Research

Global Market Study on Aircraft Windows and Windshields: Introduction to Windowless Aircraft Concept to Limit the Application of Aircraft Windows...


13 Feb, 2018, 21:21 GMT Introducing Veovo, the Predictive Collaboration Platform for brilliant airport operations

Veovo combines solutions for guest predictability, outstanding operations, and revenue maximisation to transform airport ecosystems Gentrack...


13 Feb, 2018, 14:57 GMT Tianjin Airlines Wins 400 Million Capital Increase from Shareholder

On February 12 Tianjin TianBao Holding Co., LTD and Tianjin Airlines Co., LTD (Tianjin Airlines) formally signed a capital increase framework...


13 Feb, 2018, 06:00 GMT Fraport Traffic Figures - January 2018: Fraport Starts Off New Year With Strong Growth

Frankfurt Airport records significant rise in passenger traffic – Fraport Group airports see stable trend FRA/emk-rap – Frankfurt Airport...


12 Feb, 2018, 14:20 GMT flynas Expands Its International Reach to Pakistan

In its ongoing plans to expand its reach in Asia and open new strategic and international routes, flynas, announces its new flights between the...


06 Feb, 2018, 16:59 GMT Shikun & Binui Secures New US$ 309M Contract to Build Airport in Uganda

Shikun & Binui Ltd. (TASE: SKBN.TA) today announced that it has secured a new contract to build an airport in Uganda. The project will be...


02 Feb, 2018, 02:00 GMT Thuraya Gains New Aero Customer Ahead of Singapore Airshow 2018

Thuraya Telecommunications Company will be showcasing its airborne satellite communications service, Thuraya Aero, and meeting with officials...


01 Feb, 2018, 14:37 GMT CPDQ and Ardian Announce Closing of Acquisition of Significant Equity Interest in Alvest

Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ), a leading institutional asset manager, and Ardian, an independent private investment company, have...


31 Jan, 2018, 09:30 GMT PAL-V: The World's First Flying Car Production Model Comes to Life

On the 6th & 7th of March (press only) and between the 8th and 18th of March (public days) at the Geneva Motor Show in booth 1210, PAL-V will...


24 Jan, 2018, 07:54 GMT Hainan Airlines to launch Madrid-Shenzhen Non-Stop Service in March

Hainan Airlines will officially launch non-stop service between Madrid and Shenzhen on March 22, 2018. The route will be serviced by a Boeing 787...


21 Jan, 2018, 04:00 GMT Princeton Identity Brings Biometric Security and Faster Lines to Dubai International Airport

Multimodal Biometric Technology Deployed in the Emirates Airline Terminals, Streamlining Security in the World's Busiest International Passenger...