Saudi Arabia's Flynas has signed an agreement with Airbus for 60 A320neo Family aircraft.
The AUDS counter-UAS defence system field proven to detect, track and defeat malicious and errant unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) or drones has become the the first fully integrated system worldwide to achieve TRL-9 status, following the successful mission
Enterprise applications company, today announced the completion of its previously communicated acquisition of Mxi Technologies Ltd (Mxi).
Today saw the inaugural transatlantic flight of Singapore Airline's first UK A350-900 aircraft from Manchester Airport.
Osprey CSL is pleased to announce the award of a new contract by Airbus to provide a safe separation assessment of the Zephyr-S unmanned aircraft.
Independent aviation consultancy, IBA, has responded to Avolon's Head of Strategy Dick's Forsberg's report assessing aircraft appraisers.
With just two weeks to go, the RAF Flying Clubs' Association (RAFFCA) - which has already received over 300 applications for its Junior Rank Pilot Scholarship Scheme (JRPSS) in the first six weeks - is encouraging those wishing to apply for the RAF
Aerospace and defence supply chain provider, Pattonair, has achieved the internationally recognised ISO 14001:2015, the latest standard awarded for an organisation's environmental performance, which takes into
Avtrade have announced the appointment of Brice Dallard as Regional Sales Director South Asia.
The first 10 satellites hosting Aireon's space-based automatic dependent surveillance broadcast (ADS-B) system have launched and deployed.
Aeromet International has become the first UK company to gain a new global aerospace certification which could mean new contracts and customers for the Worcester-based castings specialist.
Researchers at Birmingham City University are hoping to transform the fortunes of magnesium this year, by showcasing it as a viable alternative for the aerospace industry.
At a press conference in London yesterday, Mauro Moretti, CEO and General Manager of Leonardo, announced the amalgamation of Leonardo's UK operations - including Westland in helicopters and Marconi in electronics - into a new,
UK Leisure Airline Jet2.com have finalised an order for four Next Generation 737-800s, valued at $384 million at current list prices.
Gatwick Airport is to take over as the headline sponsor of two of the most important events for schools and colleges in the region the 2017 Crawley STEMfest and the Big Bang Fair South East.
London Stansted Airport completed a record breaking 2016 with its busiest ever December as the great Christmas getaway and record high aircraft load factors boosted passenger numbers during the month.
Edinburgh Airport has broken a new annual record for passengers at any Scottish airport with confirmation of 12,366,498 flying through the airport in 2016.
The Government has announced new measures today to cut the noise allowed from night flights at Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted.
London and Amsterdam based TrueNoord Regional Aircraft Leasing, has announced it is purchasing six Embraer E190 aircraft.
National supplier of finishing tools and consumables, Direct Tool Company (DTC), has launched a new innovative online ordering platform called DTC HUB.
Global infrastructure services company AECOM has hired Richard Gammon as Managing Director Aviation, Europe, Middle East, India and Africa (EMIA).
Air Partner's aviation safety consultancy division Baines Simmons has recently published the results of a survey it conducted in conjunction with ERA (European Regions Airline Association), entitled European Regions Airlines Safety
Satair Group has signed a new distribution agreement with provider of integration and verification equipment, TechSat GmbH.
Iran Air has taken delivery of its first new aircraft, an A321, in a handover ceremony in Toulouse with Farhad Parvaresh, Iran Air Chairman & CEO and Fabrice Bregier, President, Airbus Commercial Aircraft and Chief Operating Officer
The rapid growth of the global airline industry has been offset by falling cargo revenues and passenger yields, prompting airline companies to focus on enhancing their ancillary revenues.
GoAir, a Wadia Group company, has penned a firm contract for 72 A320neo aircraft following its Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed during the Farnborough International Airshow.
Airbus' commercial aircraft deliveries in 2016 were up for the fourteenth year in a row, reaching a new company record of 688 aircraft delivered to 82 customers.
Advanced Logistics for Aerospace has announced that effective January 2017, all its controlled companies in the UK, US and France are operating under the same brand, ALA (Advanced Logistics for Aerospace) - coupled with their geographical
Global Jet Capital has appointed Ben Murray as Senior Managing Director of Asset Management.
European airport trade association, ACI EUROPE today released its traffic report for November 2016, showing passenger traffic across the European airport network gained strong momentum in November, with an average increase of
Bristow Helicopters Limited has reached the first anniversary of delivering Search and Rescue (SAR) operations on behalf of the Maritime and Coastguard Agency, from the base at Prestwick Airport and from the base at Cornwall Airport Newquay.
Belfast International Airport finished 2016 by achieving a passenger growth rate of 17.2%.
Birmingham Airport has recorded its busiest year in history seeing over 11.6 million passengers pass through its terminal in 2016.
Gatwick Airport has increased its lead as the world's most efficient single-runway airport with 43 million passengers now travelling through the airport each year.
EDM announced today that the two Cabin Emergency Evacuation Trainers (CEETs) it has manufactured for Cathay Pacific have passed their Factory Acceptance Tests (FATs).
Airbus has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with China Airlines (CAL) to support the development of the airline's maintenance, engineering and technical training capabilities in Taiwan.
The Airport Operators Association (AOA) has announced that Karen Dee has been appointed as the AOA's new Chief Executive, taking over from the outgoing Chief Executive Darren Caplan.
Cardiff Airport has opened its doors to a number of local charities and voluntary organisations in order to enhance the customer experience for passengers with reduced mobility.
Peli Products has introduced a new initiative offering regular product-focused webinars to provide insights on its product ranges, enabling professionals of different industries to share their expertise across sectors.
The Isles of Scilly Steamship Company is making a £530,000 investment in upgrading its Skybus fleet of aircraft to include new interiors, enhanced navigation systems and an eye-catching new livery.
Following its third consecutive year of outstanding double-digit passenger traffic growth, Cornwall Airport Newquay (CAN) has already confirmed further enhancements to its route network for 2017, announcing Flybe's frequency increases
Avtrade has announced the opening of a new office based in Guangzhou, China.
Birmingham Airport has been named the world's most punctual airport in 2016 by air travel intelligence company OAG, with 91.28% of arriving and departing flights operating on time.
QinetiQ has placed an order with Pilatus for two PC-21 aircraft, marking the first step in its modernisation of the Empire Test Pilots' School (ETPS) aircraft fleet.
ADS Member STG Aerospace is currently expanding its business and is subsequently seeking to recruit talented people for their Cwmbran facility.
Virtual Reality (VR) is changing the face of computer games but does it have an even bigger future marketing products in the complex worlds of advanced and process engineering?
Budapest Airport - having already confirmed 11 new operations for this year - will welcome Flybe's three times weekly service to London Southend from May, the airport's fifth link to the UK capital.
AmSafe Bridport has appointed Wencor Group as its official stocking distributor and inventory management partner worldwide.
Low cost carrier Eurowings is the latest airline from the Lufthansa Group to select Inmarsat's advanced new GX for Aviation in-flight broadband solution.
Industry leaders from Rolls Royce, Airbus and Safran Landing Systems spoke of the tangible benefits of working with research students at the Institute of Aerospace Technology (IAT) Showcase 2016 at The
Bristol Airport is implementing a queue and flow management solution from Denmark-based BLIP Systems to help enhance the passenger experience and improve operational efficiency.
Bombardier Commercial Aircraft has delivered the first of three Q400 turboprops ordered by Irish leasing company Elix Aviation Capital Limited.
PrOXisense, an Oxford University spinout company developing sensor technologies, has secured £330,000 at launch in seed round led by Parkwalk Advisors.
Drones are still popular presents and with Christmas just around the corner, they will probably be underneath numerous people's trees this festive season.
Kuehne + Nagel's Nottingham branch has moved from its site located in Colwick, to a state-of-art office space in the heart of Ruddington.
Sir Tim Clark, President of Emirates, officially opened AIM Altitude's new purpose-built facility at Bournemouth Airport this week.
Only 3% of commercial airline pilots worldwide are female and only 450 of them have achieved the rank of captain which means every female captain could fit onto an A380 aircraft.
London Stansted Airport has unveiled plans for a new £130 million arrivals building to significantly improve the passenger experience.
Inmarsat has successfully completed the first flight trials for Iris Precursor, a ground-breaking project to enhance and modernise air traffic management over European airspace.
Monarch Aircraft Engineering Limited (MAEL) has signed a line maintenance technical handling agreement with charter airline Cobalt.
A record 5,499 students from around the world registered to participate in the fifth edition of Airbus' Fly Your Ideas, the global student challenge organised in partnership with UNESCO.
Daresbury based J2 Aircraft Dynamics will next month (25th January 2017) reveal how its software is delivering more accurate and faster air accident data analysis at a lecture in the Old Library at Lloyds of London.
ADS member Osprey CSL is today celebrating its 10th anniversary and has marked the occasion by taking all of its staff and their partners away for a luxury weekend break.
Airline pilot training and resourcing organisation CTC Aviation held its largest ever annual graduation ceremony on Thursday 8 December 2016.
A Lockheed Martin C130J Hercules aircraft operated by the Royal Air Force and commissioned by DFID, successfully conducted a technical flight at St Helena Airport from Sunday 18 (arriving at 13.23hrs) to this morning, Monday 19
Chapman Freeborn Airchartering has strengthened its senior management team with the promotions of Catriona Taylor and Mark Payne.
The HM Coastguard search and rescue (SAR) helicopter service in Stornoway, operated by Bristow Helicopters Ltd, has passed the 500 missions milestone since Bristow took responsibility for the lifesaving service in July
Provider of supply chain and logistics solutions for the aerospace industry, Farsound Aviation, has appointed Gary Horobin to the newly created position of Vice President, Business Development Asia.
New technology that could enhance both the electrical and thermal conductivity of conventional composite materials has been developed thanks to a collaboration between the University of Surrey, University of Bristol and
Monarch Aircraft Engineering Limited (MAEL), the engineering division of Monarch, has announced that Chris Dare has been appointed Accountable Manager for Monarch Aircraft Engineering.
Cornwall Airport Newquay has announced Stobart Air (operator of Aer Lingus Regional) will operate a new flying schedule for 2017, allowing for improved connections to the Irish flag carrier's second daily wave of
Rolls-Royce celebrated the beginning of construction of its Wide Chord Fan Blades Facility extension on Friday - part of almost £50 million worth of investment at its site in Barnoldswick, Lancashire - with a
Edinburgh Airport's latest passenger figures show 860,966 passengers travelled through last month - making it another record breaking month and the busiest ever November for a Scottish Airport.
CoreTechnologie has introduced a new conversion software, which with the Enterprise Data Manager (EDM), enables batch conversion of all common CAD data to be easily integrated in PDM systems.
Marshall of Cambridge Aerospace Limited, part of the Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group, has signed a new, extended contract to use the industry-leading OASES product for its growing CAMO activities.
Singapore Airlines has announced today that it will launch its new Airbus A350-900 aircraft on the Airline's Manchester routes serving both Singapore and Houston.
The world's most technologically advanced civil search-and-rescue (SAR) aircraft was launched today by Cobham for the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA).
Tokyo-based airline ANA has taken delivery of its first A320neo becoming the first A320neo operator in Japan.
Global testing company Exova has expanded its capabilities in the aerospace sector with a series of upgrades at its laboratories in Anaheim, California and Lancaster, UK.
Sir David Higgins will become Chairman of Gatwick Airport from 1 January 2017 replacing Sir Roy McNulty, who will remain on the Board as Deputy Chairman.
A complex and challenging project to introduce the Prestwick Upper Airspace new generation iTEC flight data processor and controller working position system has earned technology partner Indra the NATS Supplier of the Year Award 2016.
Air navigation services provider NATS has won a new contract to design and deliver a new voice communications system at Bristol Airport.
Everett Aviation has been awarded a major new contract to provide helicopter medevac services to the UK Ministry of Defence for the British Army Training Unit in Kenya (BATUK).
Stobart Group has announcd that Warwick Brady will join the Group on 3 January 2017 as Deputy Group CEO.
CRFS has released its next generation 8 GHz RFeye Desktop, the first commercially available, high performance spectrum analyser which is truly portable.
As part of collaborative efforts across the UK to assess how autonomous air vehicles could be integrated in UK airspace, scientists and engineers at BAE Systems have begun another tranche of ground-breaking unmanned aircraft
Tamworth based Theorem Solutions have released V19.3, the latest version of Theorem's Creo to CATIA 3DEXPERIENCE Multi-CAD product.
NATS has become not only the first air navigation service provider to report its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions it has also achieved one of the top grades in its first year of reporting, beating the average score of nearly 6,000 companies worldwide.
Monarch Aircraft Engineering Limited (MAEL) has secured a contract with Cygnus Air to provide C check maintenance for its Boeing 757 Freighter aircraft.
Loganair has announced a twice-weekly air-link between Aberdeen Airport and Vágar in the Faroe Islands the first regular link between the two regions in a number of years.
Scientists at the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) have developed an innovative app that analyses laser dazzle events, making it quicker and easier for the police to arrest and prosecute offenders, deter the targeting of aircraft
Inmarsat has signed a contract with Arianespace to launch its S-band satellite for the European Aviation Network (EAN) on an Ariane 5 heavy lift launch vehicle.
Plaza Premium Lounge at London Heathrow, Terminal 2, has been awarded the Priority Pass Global Airport Lounge of the Year Award.
Aviation services group, Air Partner, has acquired Clockwork Research, a leading Fatigue Risk Management consultancy.