Category Archives: Airlines

A4E seeks to bolster European ATM expertise

Achim Baumann is to join the Brussels-based airline association A4E with immediate effect to deal with airspace, flight operations and safety issues. The organisation said … More ››

Leave a comment

IATA debuts I-ASC aviation safety culture survey

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has launched an IATA Aviation Safety Culture (I-ASC) survey to support airlines in the implementation of Safety Management Systems … More ››

Comments Off on IATA debuts I-ASC aviation safety culture survey

Traditional airlines losing more ground to LCCs

Europe’s traditional scheduled airline segment is still dominant in terms of total number of movements, but it continues to lose traffic to low cost carriers … More ››

Comments Off on Traditional airlines losing more ground to LCCs

SB-Safety enters United service evaluation

Global mobile satellite communications business Inmarsat and Cobham SATCOM have confirmed that SB-Safety (SB-S) has entered service evaluation on the first United Airlines Boeing B767 … More ››

Comments Off on SB-Safety enters United service evaluation

African nations must consult on ATM investment

IATA is calling on African governments to avoid air traffic management re-fragmentation following the move by Rwanda to leave the Dar-Es-Salaam Flight Information Region (FIR) and South … More ››

Comments Off on African nations must consult on ATM investment

Clarity on Brexit, expanding Heathrow must remain UK priorities: airline industry

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) urged the UK Government to shore-up its international air connectivity by focusing on a cost-effective expansion of Heathrow Airport … More ››

Comments Off on Clarity on Brexit, expanding Heathrow must remain UK priorities: airline industry

IATA denies bottom-up national strategy approach is weakening aims of the Single European Sky

IATA has outlined its new strategy to get the most consequential individual states to develop their national air navigation services in partnership with airlines in … More ››

Comments Off on IATA denies bottom-up national strategy approach is weakening aims of the Single European Sky

IATA, ACI launch NEXTT conceptual leap

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) in collaboration with Airports Council International (ACI) have launched the New Experience in Travel and Technologies (NEXTT) initiative. In … More ››

Comments Off on IATA, ACI launch NEXTT conceptual leap

Unmanned flying is the future: Europe’s pilots

Drone, airline and helicopter pilots have much more in common than just the same airspace, according to the conclusions generated by the first workshop for manned and unmanned aviation pilots, … More ››

Comments Off on Unmanned flying is the future: Europe’s pilots

2036 to see passengers doubling to 7.8bn

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) expects 7.8 billion passengers to travel in 2036, a near doubling of the 4 billion air travelers expected to … More ››

Comments Off on 2036 to see passengers doubling to 7.8bn