Category Archives: World News

Airbus delivers its thousandth Super Puma helicopter

Airbus Helicopters has delivered its 1,000th Super Puma helicopter: a twin-engine multi-role H215 assembled in Marignane, France, and handed over to the German Federal Police (Bundespolizei) to support the German Havarie Command, which manages maritime emergencies off of Germany’s coast.

Krabi Airport introduces SITA world-class passenger technology

As part of Krabi Airport’s development to become a regional aviation center under Thailand’s Department of Airports’ four-year strategic plan, the airport announced it will be rolling out world-class passenger technology, from global IT provider SITA.

Hurricane “traps” 13 thousand passengers at Tokyo Airport

Over 13 thousand passengers were forced to spend the night on the territory of Tokyo’s Narita International Airport, the NHK television channel reported on September 10.

MACE 2019 – reverse counting

On October 30 – November 1, 2019 Valletta (Grand Hotel Excelsior) will held the largest business aviation conference known as MACE 2019 (Malta Aviation Conference and Expo), organized with the support of Malta Business Aviation Association (MBAA) and the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA), as well as the Ministry of Transport Malta.

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.

Boeing faces with some technical problems when testing its new airliner

The Boeing Company encountered technical problems while testing its new Boeing-777X, TASS reported with reference to the Agency France-Presse (AFP).

The main aviation forum covering eastern Europe and central Asia takes place at the end of October

The ‘Wings of the Future’ forum traditionally brings together the best commercial aviation brains from around the globe, so that participants from the business community will receive a clear picture of the current situation and the development prospects facing their industry. At the same time they will discover how the experts clearly define their development strategies as they reveal all the relevant objectives.

EasyJet passenger replaces pilot out of service

The plane of the airline EasyJet, which was supposed to fly from Manchester (Britain) to Alicante (Spain), was delayed due to the fact that the pilot of the airliner did not come to work, according to the Manchester Evening News newspaper.

Singaporean faces jail for buying airline ticket and refusing to fly

In Singapore, a man faces up to two years in prison for buying a plane ticket and not using it, Izvestia writes with reference to The Sun.

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.