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

14 Nov, 2017, 14:15 GMT University of South Wales: Kuwait Airways and University of South Wales Agree Dubai South Degree Pairing

The University of South Wales (USW) and Kuwait Airways have signed a Memorandum of Agreement. It will see USW aircraft maintenance students at...


06 Nov, 2017, 10:36 GMT China's Beijing Capital Airlines launches its first overseas recruitment drive in Portugal and Spain

Capital Airlines rolls out initiative to create an international air service team China's Beijing Capital Airlines held its first overseas...


03 Nov, 2017, 08:00 GMT Capital Airlines Wins Outstanding Company Award in Portugal

Capital Airlines was presented Outstanding Company Award by Pedro Catarino, former Portugal's ambassador to China, at the 4th Portugal-China Gala...


02 Nov, 2017, 06:00 GMT Fraport Group Interim Report – Third Quarter and Nine Months 2017: Strong Business Performance Supported by Significant Growth in Traffic at All Group Airports

Revenue, EBITDA, and earnings see significant double-digit growth - Frankfurt Airport achieves solid growth - Antalya Airport back on...


02 Nov, 2017, 05:00 GMT World's Best Airlines for 2018

Embargoed 4pm November 2, 2017 AEST AirlineRatings.com, the world's only safety and product rating website has announced Air New Zealand as its...


31 Oct, 2017, 16:09 GMT Ontario Teachers' Strikes New Investment Partnership at Bristol and Birmingham Airports

Australia's TCorp and Sunsuper will acquire stakes from Ontario Teachers' in two of the UK's leading regional airports Ontario Teachers' Pension...


26 Oct, 2017, 08:00 BST Direct to the heart of Europe, Hainan Airlines launched successful inaugural from Shanghai to Brussels

On 25 October 2017, Hainan Airlines flight HU7921 departed from Shanghai Pudong International Airport and, after a 12-hours flying, made a smooth...


24 Oct, 2017, 11:33 BST Global Superstar Jennifer Lopez Named as Dubai Airshow Gala Dinner Special Guest

In celebration of the biggest Dubai Airshow to date, Dubai Airports has surpassed expectations once again with the announcement of one of the...


20 Oct, 2017, 13:30 BST Philippine Airlines (PAL) launches a new Brand Equity campaign - Experience the Heart of the Filipino

PAL: Asia's First Airline, the Philippines' Pride Philippine Airlines (PAL) is the national flag carrier of the Philippines and Asia's first...


19 Oct, 2017, 11:45 BST Growthgate-led Consortium Sells Majority Stake Held in JetSet Equity Partners Realizing Hefty Returns

Growthgate, the middle-market specialist PE firm announced the sale by its majority-owned vehicle namely, JetSet Equity Partners, of 51% of the...


19 Oct, 2017, 07:30 BST Europair: Low-cost Flights Represent More Than 50% of Spanish and British Air Traffic

Spain is the third most visited country in the world (just behind the USA and France in the global tourism ranking) and is the European country...


17 Oct, 2017, 03:07 BST Beijing Capital Airlines to Launch London-Qingdao Service on November 17

Beijing Capital Airlines will launch a nonstop service between London and Qingdao on November 17, 2017, following the announcement of its...


16 Oct, 2017, 12:24 BST Etihad Airways Awards IBS Software a Multi-year Contract

IBS Software (IBS) has been selected by Etihad Airways for implementing its award-winning cargo management solution, iCargo. The multi-million...


13 Oct, 2017, 17:30 BST Airborne Collision Avoidance System Market Worth 797.1 Million USD by 2022

The report "Airborne Collision Avoidance System Market by Type (ACAS I & ACAS I, ACAS II & ACAS II, PCAS, FLARM), Platform (Fixed wing,...


12 Oct, 2017, 12:57 BST $10.3 Billion Las Vegas Airline planned for 2018

Subject of new web series "LVAIR RISING" According to the website www.lasvegasinthesky.com, a $10.3 Billion charter airline is coming to Las...


12 Oct, 2017, 06:00 BST Fraport Traffic Figures - September and First Nine Months 2017

Frankfurt Airport posts new daily passenger record - Fraport's Group airports perform strongly FRA/gk-rap - In September 2017, some 6.2...


11 Oct, 2017, 12:09 BST Avia Solutions Group Proposes €35M Investment in Substitute Pilots to Prevent €100M Losses

In 2016 Lufthansa reported that a single six-day-long pilot strike cost the airline €100 million. Ryanair's recent high-profile flight...


09 Oct, 2017, 18:36 BST Jetcraft's 3rd Annual Business Aviation Market Forecast Predicts Fleet Will Grow 33% Over Coming Decade

Jetcraft, the leader in business aircraft sales, marketing and ownership strategies, has released its third annual 10-year business aviation...


06 Oct, 2017, 05:33 BST 2017 HNA Group Global Games Kick Off in Switzerland

Pushing for The Best and Sharing Dreams The European version of the HNA Group Global Games kicked off this week in the Zentrum building in...


02 Oct, 2017, 07:00 BST Aeroflot Wins Two Key Nominations at World Travel Awards

Aeroflot has won two key categories at the prestigious World Travel Awards 2017: Europe's Leading Airline Brand and Europe's Leading Airline -...


29 Sep, 2017, 08:10 BST Deer Jet Awarded as World's "2017 Seven Star Private Jet"

On September 23rd, 2017, The Luxury Panel of the Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Awards (SSLHLA) had selected Deer Jet as the most...


26 Sep, 2017, 20:14 BST World Routes Aviation Forum Handed Over to Guangzhou

The annual World Routes forum was officially handed over to next year's host city, Guangzhou, at a ceremony in Barcelona this evening (26...


26 Sep, 2017, 07:00 BST APEX Official Airline Ratings Names Aeroflot a Five Star Global Airline

Aeroflot - Russian Airlines has been recognised as a 2018 Five Star Global Airline in APEX's Official Airline Ratings™. The honour was bestowed...


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...