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.

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07 Sep, 2018, 04:54 BST CAPSE Announces the China Travel Awards in UK

At the 2018 Aviation Festival held in London, CAPSE (Civil Aviation Passenger Service Evaluation) and IAR (Institute for Aviation Research) jointly...


07 Sep, 2018, 04:48 BST Hainan Airlines and Aigle Azur successfully complete their inaugural code-shared Paris=Beijing flight

Flight HU8267/ZI887 took off from Paris Orly Airport at 1:45 pm on September 5 Paris time, and touched down at Beijing Capital International Airport...


29 Aug, 2018, 11:32 BST Vitaly Saveliev Re-elected as CEO of Aeroflot

The Board of Directors of PJSC Aeroflot has re-elected Vitaly Saveliev as CEO for a term of five years. The appointment was approved on 28 August...


27 Aug, 2018, 07:34 BST Hainan Airlines Launches Shenzhen-Zurich Service on August 27

On August 27, Hainan Airlines announced the formal launch of service between Shenzhen and Zurich. The service is the first non-stop flight connecting ...


17 Aug, 2018, 16:23 BST Aeroflot Doubles Mobile Conversion Rate on the Assisted Bookings Platform by Aviasales

Russian flag carrier has just rolled-out its very first NDC-based project Aeroflot launched its assisted booking capacity in cooperation with...


16 Aug, 2018, 09:07 BST El Al Israel Airlines Ltd. Announced Today its Financial Results for the Second Quarter of 2018 and the First Half Year

The Company's (TASE: ELAL) revenues in the second quarter of 2018 amounted to approx. USD 547 million compared to approx. USD 541 million in the...


14 Aug, 2018, 08:30 BST Lufthansa and Mindtree Facilitate Context-relevant Travel Planning With Direct Booking API Functionality

Mindtree advances Lufthansa's Open API initiative by integrating booking functionality for richer travel Experiences Mindtree, a global technology...


14 Aug, 2018, 06:30 BST Wirecard Gains Duty-free Supplier Gebr. Heinemann as New Customer for Chinese Payment Methods

- Wirecard integrates China's most popular mobile payment methods into Heinemann's central POS system - Initial launch at 13 airports across Europe,...


13 Aug, 2018, 06:00 BST Fraport Traffic Figures - July 2018: Growth Continues Unabated

FRA/dsn-gk - In July 2018, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed some 6.9 million passengers – an increase of 7.5 percent. During the...


10 Aug, 2018, 15:10 BST 30 Years Competence as Independent Lufthansa Group Subsidiary

Lufthansa Consulting is the reliable partner for business success in the aviation industry This year Lufthansa Consulting is celebrating its founding ...


09 Aug, 2018, 20:00 BST Virgin Group Founder, Sir Richard Branson and Jamaican Prime Minister Announce $1bn+ Caribbean Climate-Smart Accelerator

26 countries and 40+ private sector partners create coalition to fast track climate action across the Caribbean Prime Minister of Jamaica, The Most...


09 Aug, 2018, 15:30 BST In-flight Entertainment and Connectivity (IFEC) Market Worth $7.65 Billion by 2023

According to the latest market research report "In-flight Entertainment & Connectivity (IFEC) Market by End User (OEM, Aftermarket), Aircraft Type...


09 Aug, 2018, 15:01 BST Which? Members Vote Casper the "Best Mattress Brand for 2018"

Casper, the global sleep company, is sleeping happy as it tops the league table as the Best Mattress Brand in 2018 in the highly competitive Which?...


08 Aug, 2018, 08:00 BST Lead 8 Appointed Lead Designer for Beijing's New Daxing International Airport (Commercial Terminal)

Lead 8, the international award-winning firm of Architects, Masterplanners, Interior and Graphic Designers, has been appointed Lead Designer for...


08 Aug, 2018, 06:00 BST Fraport Group Interim Release - First Half 2018: Positive Business Performance Achieved Despite Numerous Challenges

Revenue and EBITDA increase significantly - Group result on the rise - Frankfurt Airport and Fraport Group airports record strong passenger growth...


03 Aug, 2018, 06:56 BST Frost & Sullivan: Opportunity to develop a regional Business Aviation hub in Malaysia

The economic progress of Malaysia and a growing number of high net-worth individuals in the country is leading to a steady growth in the demand for...


01 Aug, 2018, 08:30 BST Mystifly Strengthens Leadership With Appointment of New Co-CEO

Accelerates Business and Tech Performance with Induction of Mary Li Mystifly announces that Mary Li, travel technology veteran, has taken the role of ...


01 Aug, 2018, 03:48 BST Tianjin Airlines fleet reaches 100 aircraft

Tianjin Airlines, one of the fastest-growing airlines in China has acquired its 100th aircraft, an Airbus 321, B-302X. Executives of Tianjin Airlines ...


20 Jul, 2018, 15:00 BST Hainan Airlines and BBC Global News sign a major new deal

Hainan Airlines and BBC Global News today signed a major new deal at a special signing ceremony at the BBC's headquarters in London to celebrate...


20 Jul, 2018, 15:00 BST Hainan Airlines and BBC Global News sign a major new deal

Hainan Airlines and BBC Global News today signed a major new deal at a special signing ceremony at the BBC's headquarters in London to celebrate...


20 Jul, 2018, 14:00 BST Sichuan Airlines Adopts Baby Panda to Spread "Panda Culture," Promote New International Routes

Sichuan Airlines ("the Company"), the leading Chengdu-based carrier, has adopted a baby panda from the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding...


20 Jul, 2018, 14:00 BST Sichuan Airlines Adopts Baby Panda to Spread "Panda Culture," Promote New International Routes

Sichuan Airlines ("the Company"), the leading Chengdu-based carrier, has adopted a baby panda from the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding...


18 Jul, 2018, 07:55 BST Hainan Airlines Awarded the SKYTRAX Five-Star Airline Designation for the 8th Consecutive Year at 2018 SKYTRAX World Airline Awards

SKYTRAX, the leading global airline and airport review and ranking site, today announced the winners of the 2018 SKYTRAX World Airline Awards during...


18 Jul, 2018, 07:55 BST Hainan Airlines Awarded the SKYTRAX Five-Star Airline Designation for the 8th Consecutive Year at 2018 SKYTRAX World Airline Awards

SKYTRAX, the leading global airline and airport review and ranking site, today announced the winners of the 2018 SKYTRAX World Airline Awards during...


17 Jul, 2018, 15:12 BST Aeroflot Named Best Airline in Eastern Europe, Premium Economy Onboard Catering Named Best Globally at Skytrax World Airline Awards

Aeroflot has won two categories at the prestigious Skytrax World Airline Awards. In addition to being named Best Airline in Eastern Europe, Aeroflot...