Air Cargo

IATA: Cargo Market Update

June 28, 2018 0

The key points of IATA’s latest Cargo Market Analysis (issued June 28) show that year-on-year growth in air freight tonne kilometres (FTKs) slowed to 4.0% in the three months ended April.  It notes that freight […]

Aircraft

Iberia Takes Delivery of its First A350-900

June 27, 2018 0

Iberia, Spain’s flag carrier and a founding member of the IAG’s group of airlines, has taken delivery of its first of 16 A350 XWB on order, becoming the 18th airline to operate the new twin […]

Aircraft

First ACJ320neo Enters Final Assembly

June 27, 2018 0

The first ACJ320neo has entered final assembly in Hamburg, marking the start of a new era in Airbus corporate jets. The aircraft is due to be delivered to Acropolis Aviation of the UK in the […]

Air Traffic Control

Aalborg Airport Upgrades to CAT III ILS Status

June 19, 2018 0

On Friday May 25th Aalborg Airport (IATA:AAL), Denmark, achieved CAT III Instrument Landing System status by using its new NORMARC landing system from Indra Navia.  The upgrade is expected to improve air traffic efficiency, reduce […]

Airline Focus

KLM to Launch new Economy Class Service 

June 19, 2018 0

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has announced it will offer a new Economy Class service concept aboard its intercontinental flights. At the start of an intercontinental flight, Economy Class passengers will receive a bottle of water, […]

Air Traffic Control

Norway’s First Electric-Powered Flight

June 19, 2018 0

On June 18, Ketil Solvik-Olsen, Norway’s Minister of Transport and Communications and airport operator Avinor’s CEO, Dag Falk-Petersen, took part in Norway’s first electric-powered flight.  The flight represents a key milestone in efforts to electrify […]