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AIRBUS: global air traffic to grow by an average of 4.3% per year until 2038

According to a new forecast presented by Airbus, as regards development of the global passenger and cargo airline industry, by 2038 the global fleet of aircraft with a size of 100 passenger seats will more than double from 23,000 to 48,000 aircraft.

Air ticket free upgrade secret for air service in airplane revealed

A flight reservation code starting with the Latin letters “Y” or “B” allows passengers to receive a free upgrade during the flight, Amy Lee, travel expert, was quoted by Express.

Leonardo supplied 57 helicopters to its customers in H1 2019

According to the operating results for H1 2019, the helicopter manufacturer named ‘Leonardo Helicopters’ delivered 57 helicopters to its customers.

Six predictions to transform the market

Despite the fact that it is even more than a quarter until 2020, there are a number of trends that are beginning to emerge on the horizon and are the subject of discussion among the leading players.

Boeing predicts Russia and Central Asia will need 1,280 new aircraft by 2038

Boeing predicts that air carriers in Russia and Central Asia will need 1,280 new aircraft for a total of US $ 160 billion at catalog prices over the next 20 years. Demand reflects an increase in passenger traffic and an increase in the replacement of obsolete aircraft with more fuel-efficient models. Taking into account the number of new and remaining in operation aircraft, the fleet of commercial aircraft in Russia and Central Asia will reach 1,940 units by 2038.

Avionics shipments grow 10 consecutive quarters

According to data released by the Aviation Electronics Association, during the Jan-Jun 2019 period, sales of avionics for business and general aviation increased by 14%, as compared to last year, to just over US $ 1.5 billion.

Countries named whose residents most often travel abroad by plane

Residents of the UK, USA and China most often traveled abroad by plane in 2018. This was shown by a study by the International Air Transport Association (IATA), according to Interfax.

World airlines increased passenger traffic by 7% in 2018

In 2018, world airlines increased transportation by 6.9%, as compared to 2017, up to 4.4 billion people, Interfax reported citing data from the International Air Transport Association (IATA).

Net profit of AIRBUS increased by 2.4 times in H1 2019

Airbus, the European aircraft manufacturing concern, increased its net profit by 2.4 times in the H1 2019, as compared to the same period last year – up to EUR 1,197 billion, as it follows from the company’s statements.

Expert: It is more expedient for Uzbekistan to purchase A-320 aircraft

The Ministry of Transport, Uzbekistan, is considering the option of buying a regional turboprop ATR 72-600 aircraft.