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10 Feb, 2019, 11:16 GMT Corendon Boeing 747 Has 'Landed' in Hotel Garden

Aircraft will be converted into 5D aviation experience for the public After a five-day mega transport from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to...


30 Jan, 2019, 09:00 GMT Corendon Places Boeing 747 in Its Hotel Garden

Mega transport brings airplane in five days from Schiphol to Amsterdam Travel agency, airline company and hotelier Corendon will have a complete...


30 Jan, 2019, 03:43 GMT digEcor completes acquisition of commercial IFE business from Collins Aerospace, re-brands company as Burrana

On 18 January 2019, digEcor officially acquired the commercial In-Flight Entertainment (IFE) business from Collins Aerospace. The deal originated...


30 Jan, 2019, 03:42 GMT digEcor completes acquisition of commercial IFE business from Collins Aerospace, re-brands company as Burrana

On 18 January 2019, digEcor officially acquired the commercial In-Flight Entertainment (IFE) business from Collins Aerospace. The deal originated...


25 Jan, 2019, 17:40 GMT Bangkok Airways Pioneers Direct Flight from Bangkok to Cam Ranh, Vietnam

Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited has successfully made its maiden flight from Bangkok to Cam Ranh today. Bangkok Airways' Management along with ...


25 Jan, 2019, 10:30 GMT Aircraft Seating Market Worth $10.5 Billion by 2025 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

According to the new market research report "Aircraft Seating Market by Class (Business, First, Premium Economy, and Economy), Type (9g and 16g), End ...


24 Jan, 2019, 08:01 GMT Avianca Airlines Enters Its 100th Year of Uninterrupted Operation

In 2019 Avianca Airlines, the best airline of South America according to Skytrax and the only one which connects directly London with Bogota,...


24 Jan, 2019, 06:10 GMT Hainan Airlines to launch Shenzhen-Tel Aviv non-stop service on February 22

Hainan Airlines plans to launch non-stop service between Shenzhen, China and Tel Aviv, Israel on February 22. The route, with two round trip flights...


21 Jan, 2019, 02:43 GMT Hainan Airlines to Launch Dublin-Shenzhen Non-Stop Service on February 25

Hainan Airlines Holding Co., Ltd. ("Hainan Airlines") plans to launch non-stop service between Shenzhen and Dublin on February 25, 2019. The route,...


16 Jan, 2019, 04:00 GMT Isotropic Systems Raises $14 Million in Series A Funding Led by Boeing HorizonX Ventures to Advance Space-Based Connectivity

Isotropic's approach to next-generation integrated terminal creates profound change in terminal economics and performance to unlock the satellite...


14 Jan, 2019, 06:00 GMT Fraport Traffic Figures - Full Year 2018: Frankfurt Airport Welcomes More Than 69.5 Million Passengers

FRA/gk-rap – Frankfurt Airport (FRA) served more than 69.5 million passengers in 2018, thus posting a new record high in the airport's history....


07 Jan, 2019, 09:30 GMT Royal Jordanian and Loylogic Deepen Their Partnership by Launching a Global Reward Portal as Well as Buy and Gift Miles

oylogic, the global leader in e-commerce and e-payment solutions for loyalty programs, and Royal Jordanian Airlines have extended their partnership...


03 Jan, 2019, 10:30 GMT AirlineRatings.com Names the World's Safest Airlines for 2019

AirlineRatings.com (www.AirlineRatings.com) the world's only safety and product rating website has announced Qantas as its safest airline for 2019....


26 Dec, 2018, 18:19 GMT Ravn Air Group Announces the Acquisition of the Assets of Peninsula Airways

Ravn Air Group, Inc. ("Ravn"), a portfolio company of investment affiliates of J.F. Lehman & Company ("JFLCO"), announced today the purchase of the...


21 Dec, 2018, 15:46 GMT Stellwagen Closes New Leasing Agreements Covering Malaysia, Mexico, Norway and Russia

Stellwagen Group has today announced the closing of a number of significant international aircraft leasing transactions. This includes two Airbus...


21 Dec, 2018, 04:54 GMT iChongqing: Direct Flight Launched Between Paris and Chongqing

At 1:30 am Beijing time on December 19th, a Boeing 787 carrying more than 100 passengers left Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport and started...


20 Dec, 2018, 09:13 GMT Hainan Airlines to Launch Shenzhen-Paris Service on December 21

On December 20, Hainan Airlines announced the formal launch of service between Shenzhen and Paris. The airline will operate a Boeing 787 Dreamliner...


20 Dec, 2018, 07:50 GMT Aeroflot Registers Own Breed of Sniffer Dogs

Aeroflot has registered its own Shalaika breed of sniffer dogs with the Russian Cynological Federation. The official presentation of the dogs took...


19 Dec, 2018, 08:44 GMT Hainan Airlines Launches Chongqing-Paris Service on December 19

On December 19, Hainan Airlines announced the formal launch of service between Chongqing and Paris. The service is the third non-stop flight fly from ...


13 Dec, 2018, 14:00 GMT China to Emerge as the World's Largest Air Travel Market by 2020

Despite its recent economic slowdown, air travel demand in China remains high and the country is expected to become the world's largest air travel...


13 Dec, 2018, 06:00 GMT Fraport Traffic Figures - November 2018: Growth Trend Continues

FRA/sk – Frankfurt Airport welcomed around 5.24 million passengers in November 2018, a growth of 4.7 percent year-on-year. This development was...


11 Dec, 2018, 12:00 GMT Xiamen Airlines opens direct flight between Paris and China's Fuzhou

Xiamen Airlines, voted China's "Best Airlines" for its extraordinary aviation service for 6 consecutive years since 2012, is officially launching its ...


11 Dec, 2018, 06:55 GMT Altitudes Expands Online Offering With Bespoke Charter Booking Service

- Bespoke charter booking and exclusive empty legs will be available on the Altitudes website, altitudesmagazine.com - New online facility is powered ...


10 Dec, 2018, 07:00 GMT Stellwagen Korea Completes First Transaction

Stellwagen Korea has completed its first transaction for the Korean market in conjunction with Meritz Securities Korea. The transaction involves the...


06 Dec, 2018, 09:00 GMT Breakthrough in Transport: Graforce's Plasmalysis Is Key to Low-carbon Traffic and Aviation

With the UN Climate Change Conference in Katovice (COP24) now underway, the international community is discussing how to drastically reduce CO2...