Airlines

Traffic growth slowed in September

November 2, 2012 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global traffic results for September showing a continued slowdown in the rate of traffic growth. Demand for passenger traffic was 4.1% above the level of September 2011. For […]

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DWI supplies GRPS to Japan Airlines

November 1, 2012 0

Japan Airlines has adopted DWI’s GNSS RAIM/RNP Prediction Service (GRPS) web-based user interface to calculate RAIM predictions for its performance-based navigation (PBN) operations. The web service provides a user-friendly interface allowing flight planners and dispatchers […]

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LatAm leads long haul growth

November 1, 2012 0

Central and South America will lead the world in November in the growth of long-haul air traffic and capacity, according to the latest statistics from OAG, the market leader in flight schedule data. However, air […]

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Prepare for revolution: Lake

October 29, 2012 0

Graham Lake, the Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation (CANSO) chief who resigned abruptly at this year’s ATC Global conference foresees radical change in the way European air traffic control is delivered. Writing in the  November […]

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Third Time Lucky?

October 26, 2012 0

Two packages of regulations have been put in place and a third is now on the way, but for European airlines that are suffering under the existing inefficient system, the lack of progress is both […]

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US aircraft market worth $820bn

October 26, 2012 0

Boeing forecasts that airlines in North America will take delivery of 7,290 new airplanes over the next 20 years at a market value of $820 billion. Taking retirements into account, the North America fleet will […]

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Ryanair eyes Russian expansion

October 23, 2012 0

The Moscow Times reports that Russia’s transport ministry has received a request from its counterpart in Ireland to allow low-cost carrier Ryanair to operate flights between the two countries. Russia is understoood to be prepared […]

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Air NZ debuts time-based 4DT tech

October 22, 2012 0

AVTECH Sweden has entered into another commercial contract for its wind product system Aventus NowCast, this time with Air New Zealand. While Aventus NowCast has shown significant savings of fuel per approach in both live […]

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Atlantic selects Thales avionics package

October 17, 2012 0

Faroe Islands national carrier Atlantic Airways has selected the entire package of Thales Avionics equipment and cockpit technologies for installation on its Airbus A319. The selected equipment consists of Alternate Supplier Furnished Equipment (SFE) and […]

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ARINC DirectSM to aid CPDL comms

October 16, 2012 0

ARINC Direct is offering its new certification capabilities to help flight departments obtain the required FAA/CAA approval to conduct worldwide air traffic control (ATC) data link communications. The FAA mandates that aircraft operators are properly equipped […]