UDAN scheme gets a major push in the Union Budget 2018-19
By Arpita Kala
Mahindra Aerospace and Viking Air form strategic alliance
By Rohit Srivastava
The GE9XTM engine lifted off on March 13 under wing of GE Aviation's 747 flying testbed in Victorville, California, for its first flight test.
Thousands of Boeing (NYSE: BA) employees gathered at the company's Renton, Wash. factory today to celebrate the 10,000th 737 to come off the production line. With this airplane, a 737 MAX 8 for Southwest Airlines...
Boeing and Turkish Airlines announced they have finalized a firm order for 25 787-9 Dreamliners with options for five more airplanes.
SpiceJet and CFM International today announced a $12.5 billion U.S. agreement that finalizes the purchase of LEAP-1B engines to power a total of 155 Boeing 737 MAX airplanes, along with spare engines to support the fleet.
Rolls-Royce has won an order from Turkish Airlines for Trent XWB engines to power 25 Airbus A350-900 aircraft, all of which will be covered by its flagship TotalCare® service support.
Boeing and Icelandair today celebrated the delivery of the airline's first 737 MAX airplane as the Icelandic carrier seeks to grow and renew its fleet and enhance its trans-Atlantic operations.
AirAsia Berhad today announced it has agreed with BBAM Limited Partnership (BBAM), one of the world's largest dedicated managers of investments in commercial jet aircraft, to sell its aircraft leasing operations.
CEFA Aviation and GE Aviation have formed a partnership to provide customers with a higher fidelity of data for airline flight safety analysis, operational efficiency and pilot training.
Mahindra Aerospace has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Canada's Viking Air to "leverage their unique and complementary resources" to form a strategic alliance to exploit the upcoming business opportunities in India's regional aviation sector.
Rockwell Collins' ADS-B Out Part 23 approved model list supplemental type certificate (AML-STC) has received approval by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
Boeing announced today that the 737 MAX 9 has received an amended type certificate (ATC) from the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), officially certifying the airplane for commercial service.
Pratt & Whitney, with the support of Airbus, continues to evaluate the impact of findings last week relating to a knife edge seal on the High Pressure Compressor (HPC) aft hub on a limited subpopulation of the PW1100G-JM engine...
Singapore Airlines, SilkAir and Scoot to use a broad range of Honeywell solutions including engines, avionics and GoDirect Connected Maintenance services
While Civil Aviation Minister of State Jayant Sinha had declared the Union Budget 2018-19 as a ‘political document’, some of the plans mentioned in the fiscal budget may bode well for Indian aviation especially for the UDAN (Ude Desh ka Aam Nagrik) scheme. From improving flight operations due to poor visibility during smog in winter months to expanding the airports, many grand plans were unveiled.
Rolls-Royce has won an order from aircraft lessor AerCap for Trent 1000 engines to power ten Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft. The deal is valued at $450m at list prices1.
Boeing announced today the 787-10 Dreamliner received an amended type certificate (ATC) from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), clearing the airplane for commercial service.
Boeing and Adient today announced the formation of Adient Aerospace, a joint venture that will develop, manufacture and sell a portfolio of seating products to airlines and aircraft leasing companies.
Bombardier Specialized Aircraft announced today that Conair Group Inc., the world's leading provider of fixed wing aerial firefighting aircraft, has purchased six Q400 aircraft.
In conjunction with French President Emmanuel Macron's state visit to China earlier this week, CFM International concluded agreements and Memorandums of Understanding for new engine orders and long-term support agreements covering nearly 500 CFM engines.
Hainan Airlines Holding Co., Ltd, a subsidiary of HNA Group, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with CFM International for the purchase of LEAP-1A engines to power 55 Airbus A320neo aircraft...
Boeing delivered more commercial airplanes than any manufacturer for the sixth consecutive year and set an industry record with 763 deliveries in 2017, driven by high output of the market-leading 737 and 787 jets.
CFM International is pleased to announce that is has finalized the agreement with Spring Airlines for the purchase of 120 LEAP-1A engines to power 60 Airbus A320neo aircraft.
Boeing and Turkish Airlines announced that the carrier ordered three more 777 Freighters in December 2017. The new order came weeks after the carrier took delivery of two of the large cargo jets as part of its plan to further expand its freight business.
With the New Year cheer abuzz, SP’s has a new reason to cheer! SP’s introduced the ‘SP’s Civil Aviation Yearbook (SP’s CAYB)’.
GE Aviation's Advanced Turboprop engine, the first clean-sheet turboprop engine to hit the Business and General Aviation (BGA) market in more than 30 years, successfully completed its first engine test run at GE Aviation's facility in Prague, Czech Republic, on Friday (December 22).
Royal Air Maroc (RAM) chose the GEnx-1B engine to power its two additional Boeing 787 Dreamliners. This order brings the airline's GEnx-powered 787 Dreamliner fleet to seven aircraft.
In an unprecedented milestone in the history of Aviation, the Emirate of Dubai witnessed the implementation of the new designed airspace that enhances...
The Aeronautical Society of India gave a call for higher participation of women professionals in the aviation and aerospace sectors in India. Dr. R.K. Tyagi, President, Aeronautical Society of India (AeSI), while speaking...
Boeing and flydubai finalized the purchase of 175 737 MAX airplanes in the largest single-aisle jet order in Middle East history.
Boeing and Mauritania Airlines International today celebrated the delivery of the airline's new 737 MAX 8. The Mauritanian carrier becomes the first operator of the new and improved airplane in Africa.
The static and fatigue analysis for the Sonaca 200, a single-engined two-seater designed for training and leisure flights, were undertaken entirely within the SONIA environment¹.
The CityAirbus programme has reached another important milestone: the completion and "power on" of the "iron bird" ground test facility in Taufkirchen, Germany.
Latest accolade for GX Aviation and European Aviation Network (EAN), voted by thousands of travel and tourism executives from across the world.
AirAsia named World’s Leading Low-Cost Airline for fifth straight year and wins the inaugural World’s Leading Low-Cost Airline Cabin Crew award
DHL Express has become the first operator to take delivery of the A330-300 Passenger-to-Freighter (P2F) converted aircraft from Elbe Flugzeugwerke (EFW), the joint venture between ST Aerospace and Airbus.
GE Aviation and Praxair, Inc. today opened a new facility for their PG Technologies business, which specializes in advanced coatings that enable jet engines to withstand higher temperatures and stresses.
The Tulsa-based aerospace manufacturer adds design, engineering and certification of interior monuments to provide a turnkey solution, earning Boeing offerability
Airbus, Rolls-Royce, and Siemens have formed a partnership which aims at developing a near-term flight demonstrator which will be a significant step forward in hybrid-electric propulsion for commercial aircraft.
AirAsia, the world's best low cost airline for nine consecutive years today celebrated two international inaugural flights into Johor Bahru's Senai International Airport, from Macao and Kolkata, India.
Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. company, today announced its new twin-engine, high-wing, large-utility turboprop – the Cessna SkyCourier 408.
Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd (ST Engineering) today announced that its aerospace arm, Singapore Technologies Aerospace Ltd (ST Aerospace) has been awarded a 15-year contract for Boeing 787 aircraft component support by Gulf Air.
Chile's Sky Airline has signed a MoU for a 12-year Rate Per Flight Hour (RFPH) agreement with CFM International to support the LEAP-1A engines that will power the airline's new fleet of 21 leased Airbus A320neo aircraft.
Boeing and Avolon, the international aircraft leasing company, today finalized an order for 75 737 MAX airplanes. The confirmed order is for 55 MAX 8s and 20 MAX 10s, with options for 20 additional MAX 8s.
Strata Manufacturing PJSC (Strata), the advanced composite aerostructures manufacturing facility wholly owned by Mubadala Investment Company (Mubadala), has completeddeliveryof its first set of A350-900 inboard flaps to Airbus.
Rolls-Royce has welcomed Air Sénégal as a new customer following the airline's decision to select two Airbus A330neo aircraft, powered exclusively by the Trent 7000 engine.
Rolls-Royce has welcomed EGYPTAIR as a new Trent 1000 engine operator, following its decision to lease six Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft from AerCap.
The Solar Impulse Foundation officially launches the World Alliance for Efficient Solutions and the countdown to select 1000 solutions that are profitable to protect the environment
Boeing and ALAFCO Aviation Lease and Finance Company (ALAFCO) finalized an order for 20 additional 737 MAX 8s at the 2017 Dubai Airshow, doubling the lessor's order book for the MAX airplane.
Lufthansa Technik has received an order for a VIP cabin cabin completion for a Boeing 787-8. The contract of an undisclosed customer is the first completion for this aircraft type for Lufthansa Technik.
SilkAir has signed a 15-year Rate Per Flight Hour (RPFH) maintenance agreement with CFM International to support the LEAP-1B engines that will power its new fleet of 37 Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft.
U.S. President Trump and China President Xi Jinping, witnessed the signing of an agreement between ICBC Financial Leasing Co., Ltd, a subsidiary of Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC), and CFM International...
AirAsia X will achieve yet another milestone with the announcement of direct services from Kuala Lumpur to Jaipur, India with four times-weekly flights...
What Emirates would really need as evidence is that the A380 has a tangible validity in the market of the future is at least a sale of another 50 aircraft to another carrier or two.