Airline Focus

Ryanair report increased profits

May 30, 2017 0

Low cost carrier Ryanair has reported a 6% increase in full year net profit to €1.316bn. The figures were announced today, May 30. The combination of a cut in average fares, coupled with year 3 […]

Airline Focus

Ryanair in Air Europa deal

May 26, 2017 0

Low cost carrier Ryanair has entered into a flight partnership agreement with Spanish airline Air Europa. The deal, which was announced in late May, will allow its 130 million customers to book Air Europa long […]

Airline Focus

Massive infrastructure investment for Philadelphia

May 25, 2017 0

The City of Philadelphia’s Division of Aviation, American Airlines and the other commercial air carriers operating at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) have reached agreement on a nearly $900 million plan to continue critical improvements and […]

Aircraft

Airbus A330neo corporate jet launched

May 24, 2017 0

Airbus Corporate Jets has launched a private jet version of its A330neo airliner, which combines new-generation engines and aerodynamic and other improvements that it says will deliver comfort, efficiency and long range. Called the ACJ330neo, […]

Aircraft

British Airways back at Birmingham

May 23, 2017 0

  When flight BA7025 took off from Birmingham Airport for Florence, Italy, on May 20 it marked a significant return to regional flying for British Airways. It was the first of four new regional routes […]

Air Traffic Control

UK’s first digital air traffic control tower

May 19, 2017 0

London City Airport has announced it is to become the first UK airport to build and operate a digital air traffic control tower, with a multi-million pound investment in the technology. Working closely with UK […]

Aircraft

IAI’s TaxiBot Certified for Airbus A320 Family Operations

May 18, 2017 0

Israel Aerospace Industries’ (IAI) TaxiBot, the semi-robotic pilot-controlled aircraft tractor for dispatch towing, has obtained EASA certification for handling the Airbus A320 aircraft family. TaxiBot, a semi-robotic pilot-controlled vehicle, is designed to transport commercial airline […]