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The numbers are still sobering. Although overall traffic volumes remain significantly depressed compared to prepandemic levels, the recent relaxation of some border restrictions are welcome moves towards the restoration of international air travel in the region.
Amid relief, expectations, corona variant fluctuation, new schemes, changes in the leadership, shifts in the airlines’ ecosystem, 2021 has been an active year for the Indian aviation industry
The smart engine has a huge magnitude of computational power that supports improved engine efficiency and reduces fuel consumption
Pratt & Whitney GTF engines have achieved the reduction of carbon emissions by 20 per cent, reduction of noise footprint by 75 per cent as also reduction in maintenance costs
The transaction covers three entities –Air India, Air India Express and AI SATS
FAA clears an estimated 90 per cent of the US commercial aircraft fleet for most low-visibility approaches in 5G deployment
The first major airshow of 2022, Singapore Airshow will open its door from February 15-18 this year. Asia’s largest and most influential aviation exhibition commences in-person participation again, but this year will be slightly different from previous years
A major advantage of switching over to SAF is that it will not require any technical modifications in the existing fleet of aircraft thus obviating the need for fresh investment
The first of 50 A321neo was set to be delivered in the second quarter of the year.
Since the closure of Afghanistan’s airspace, Air India operates flights from to Western countries through the Hindu Kush route cutting flight time by one hour and saving five tonnes of fuel.
Jet Airways will restart domestic operations by the first quarter of 2022 and short haul international flights by the last quarter of next year, Jalan Kalrock Consortium (JKC), the winning bidder for the grounded airline, stated.
In response to heightened demand for airliners, Boeing plans to increase production of its 777 in 2022 from two to three aircraft per month.
Azorra, a Florida-based aircraft leasing company specialising in executive, regional and crossover aircraft, has signed an agreement with Embraer to acquire 20 new E2 family aircraft, plus a further 30 purchase rights.
Amid the rising COVID-19 cases across the country, airline companies are bearing the most losses, as people are getting cautious of traveling and the ones who booked their air tickets are now re-scheduling their travel plans.
Over the past three years, Boeing has fallen well behind Airbus in orders and deliveries of passenger airliners, yet remains the king of the airfreight world.
The Minister of State for Civil Aviation V.K. Singh in a reply to the Lok Sabha said on December 9, 2021 that the central government was planning to privatise a total of 25 civil airports in the country in the period 2022 to 2025...
In December last year, Airbus had conducted the first flight of a business jet variant of its A220-100, which the aerospace major has branded as the Airbus Corporate Jet (ACJ) Two Twenty.
The ban by the Election Commission (EC) on rallies in poll-bound states since January 8, 2022 due to COVID-19, has hit the business of charter flight operators.
As evidence of the long-lasting business and reliability of the two companies, a new partnership agreement was signed between FL Technics, a global independent MRO service provider and SETAERO, a leading organisation...
On January 21, 2022, Vikram Dev Dutt IAS assumed charge as Chairman and Managing Director of Air India Limited.
Emmanuel Bornand who joined Bombardier in 2008, will take over the role of Vice President, Sales, Europe, Russia, CIS, Middle East and Africa.
Clear skies seem to be a bit more far in sight for the aviation industry as the variants of the virus continue to keep the situation uncertain