PACE to provide real-time flight optimisation updates using Inmarsat’s SwiftBroadband-S

Pacelab Flight Profile Optimizer (FPO) from PACE has become the latest application to be certified for use across Inmarsat’s SwiftBroadband-Safety (SB-S) platform for aviation operations … More ››

Germany nears ‘peak air’, airlines to apply brakes on growth to fix capacity crunch

Germany is reaching ‘peak air’ with its airline industry accepting that it must apply the brakes on growth while the nation sorts out its capacity … More ››

Aireon ALERT opens for pre-registration

Air navigation service providers (ANSPs), aircraft operators, regulators and search and rescue organisations can now pre-register for Aireon’s free, global aircraft locating and emergency response … More ››

EASA welcomes new rules on mental fitness

Europe’s aviation safety regulator has welcomed new safety rules on air operations, including new provisions to better support the mental fitness of air crew. The rules … More ››

flydubai and WheelTug sign option agreement

WheelTug, the aircraft electric taxi innovator, and Dubai-based airline flydubai have signed an agreement to reserve up to 60 WheelTug systems for flydubai’s fleet of … More ››

IAG, Ryanair, easyJet & Wizz Air submit French ATC strikes complaint to European Commission

International Airlines  Group (IAG), Ryanair, easyJet and Wizz Air have submitted complaints to the  European Commission against France claiming its air traffic controllers’ strikes restrict … More ››

EXCLUSIVE: AirSense Arrives

Airbus’ launch at this year’s Farnborough Air Show of AirSense to provide aircraft surveillance analytics through fusing Aireon’s space-based real-time ADS-B data is intriguing in … More ››

IATA calls for more resources as European ATC delays are set to cripple air travel over summer

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has added to calls issued by European controller unions for more investment in the European ATM industry. IATA said the … More ››

Rolls-Royce unveils EVTOL vehicle concept

Rolls-Royce has unveiled a concept electric vertical take-off and landing (EVTOL) vehicle at this year’s Farnborough International Airshow. The design could be adapted for personal … More ››

Ramping Up

From The Overlook at the Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT), a public observation area, enthusiasts can witness aircraft landing and taking off from the world’s … More ››