India will require 1,750 new passenger and cargo aircraft over the next 20 years to meet an exponential rise in both passenger and freight traffic, according to Airbus' latest India Market Forecast.
Giving aviation related organisations their just due, the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) held the maiden edition of Wings India Awards for Excellence in the aviation sector.
Daher, manufacturer of TBM family of very fast single-engine turboprop aircraft, has appointed Delhi based SRK Aviacom as its TBM area sales representative for India.
As India’s air traffic continues to grow, airlines are seeking larger aircraft to manage ever-increasing passenger volumes so that they can offer a better and consistent experience to passengers while maximising efficiency.
While the Dassault Falcon 8X on display at the ongoing Wings India 2018 had created quite a buzz, the question on everyone’s mind is - is a Falcon 9X and 10X in the offing?
Government’s push for regional air connectivity is providing opportunities for exploitation of the latent potential across the sector.
GMR Hyderabad International Airport Lt. (GHIAL), declared world’s No.1 airport in Airport Service Quality (ASQ) passengers survey by the Montreal based Airports Council International (ACI), is working on a proof of concept for facial recognition, first of its kind at any Indian airport.
The upcoming Kannur International Airport is ready for softlaunch in coming June. The is the second greenfield airport setup in the public-private partnership (PPP) model in civil aviation infrastructure sector in Kerala.
Despite best efforts, it looks like MIAL (Mumbai International Airport Limited) may not be seeing the last of businessman Vijay Mallya’s uber luxe private jet that has been parked in one of the hangars since December 2013.
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp., during Wings India 2018 announced its Pratt & Whitney PW1100GJM Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) and V2500 engine technical training courses have been certified by the EASA.
Amidst the political twist and turn, Wings India 2018, the flagship event of the Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA), was inaugurated by the K.T. Rama Rao, Minister for Industry, Commerce and IT, Government of Telangana, at the Begumpet Airport, Hyderabad.
From in-principal approval to in-flight Wi-Fi to ‘official commitment’ on charter jet issues of the general aviation sector, the Joint Secretary gave a hopeful promise
Honda Aircraft Company announced today that it has expanded sales of the HondaJet to India with the appointment of Arrow Aircraft Sales & Charters Pvt Ltd as an authorised sales representative based in New Delhi, India.
While many aviation industry experts lament the untapped potential of helicopters in the country, the situation seems to be on a mend.
Air India made its presence felt at Wings India 2018, the sixth edition of the popular civil aviation Exhibition & Conference in India held at the Begumpet Airport in Hyderabad from March 8, 2018.
Maintenance and Repair Operations (MRO) within the country are a major concern for many aviation operators. As Anurag Srivastava, CEO, Bird- Execujet said during the BizAV India 2018 conference, “Nobody likes to send their jets outside for maintenance.”
Dassault Aviation will showcase the ultra long-range Falcon 8X at this year's edition of Wings India, India's biggest civilian aviation exhibition.
The Predator XP/RQ-1E Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) flew above the tarmac of Al Ain Airport in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as part of a "Live-Fly" event.
Rolls-Royce is pioneering the power that matters so that its customers can give a cleaner, more efficient and reliable experience to travellers.
Airbus Helicopters and Fly Blade, Inc. ("Blade"), a digitally-powered aviation leader servicing 22 core routes in 7 U.S. states, have signed a strategic partnership to develop new premium on-demand helicopter flight experiences, paving the way...
Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, today delivered the 300th S-92® helicopter. Era Group Inc. signed for the aircraft, configured for offshore oil worker transportation, in a ceremony at the 2018 Helicopter Association International Heli-Expo.
Mexican Oil&Gas operator Transportes Aéreos Pegaso has signed for an additional H175, bringing to four the number of orders it has placed for this super-medium.
At Heli-Expo Leonardo is announcing a range of both new and further enhanced training and flight operation services aimed at a continued increase of safety...
Airbus Helicopters Inc. announced Tuesday that Metro Aviation Inc. had ordered an unprecedented 25 EC145e helicopters that it will place into service providing air medical transport and other aerial services.
Project to feature Level D flight simulators for Airbus H145 and H175, capacity to train thousands yearly
The H160 prototype has landed in Las Vegas and will be headlining Airbus Helicopters' presence for the first time ever at an international airshow at this year's Heli-Expo from 27 Feb - 1 March at the Las Vegas convention centre.
Singapore Airlines has renewed its confidence in Safran Electrical & Power for the support of its Airbus A380 fleet for the next 10 years.
Airbus Helicopters' Skyways unmanned air vehicle has successfully completed its first flight demonstration at the National University of Singapore (NUS).
Rolls-Royce today signed contracts with Singapore Airlines at the Singapore Airshow covering Trent 1000 and Trent 700 engines.
Pratt & Whitney announced today an important increase in production at its first advanced manufacturing facility in Singapore in order to help with Pratt & Whitney's 2018 ramp-up of production.
Honeywell signed the largest-ever auxiliary power unit (APU) contract in Asia Pacific in terms of fleet size with Lion Air Group, Southeast Asia's largest airline group.
UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp., recently celebrated the 10-year anniversary of its Singapore Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) facility.
UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp., today announced it has begun delivery of boltless wheels and carbon brakes to five new customers operating C-130 aircraft.
UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp., today announced that it has been selected to supply wheels and brakes for eight Asian airlines.
The extended Comprehensive Accessory Repair and Exchange (C.A.R.E.) support program agreement is valued at nearly $200 million and extends company's relationship with airline through 2032.
Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. company, announced today it has signed a purchase agreement with both Vietnam Helicopter Corporation and its subsidiary, Northern Vietnam Helicopter Company (VNH North), for two Bell 505 Jet Ranger X helicopters.
Leonardo is expanding its share of the growing Bangladeshi helicopter market with the announcement, during Singapore Air Show, of the upcoming delivery of five helicopters to Bashundhara Airways, comprising three AW109 Trekkers and two AW119Kx.
Following an initial trial with flight services provider Draken International in 2017, Leonardo has proven the viability of a new 'always available' support contract business model.
While air traffic is doubling every 15 years in the world, the Asia-Pacific fleet is set to almost triple by 2036.
Singapore, Airbus Helicopters' business in Japan gains traction with two new orders and two new deliveries at the start of the year, reaffirming the company's strong presence in the country.
Singapore, Airbus Helicopters and Thai Aviation Industries (TAI) have signed an agreement to support all Airbus' military and law enforcement helicopters in Thailand, over two years.
Hong Kong Airlines has selected Airbus to provide Flight Hour Services – Tailored Support Package (FHS-TSP) for its fleet of 21 A350 XWBs.
Dubbed Skyways, the project signed up SingPost in April 2017 as its logistics partner to trial small parcel delivery via autonomous drones to designated stations on the campus of the National University of Singapore (NUS).
Embraer Commercial Aviation released today, at the Singapore Airshow, its market forecast for the Asia Pacific region.
At a signing ceremony at the Singapore Air Show today, Satair and UTC Aerospace Systems celebrated a recent long-term distribution contract for primary and secondary flight controls for the Airbus A300, A300-600 and A310.
By 2030, the National Airports Corporation (NAC) of Papua New Guinea will operate 15 smart airports to accommodate the evolving security requirements and new International Air Transport Association (IATA) initiatives.
AIRMARK Aviation, based in Singapore, has selected Rockwell Collins' ADS-B Out solution to upgrade four of its Boeing 737-300 aircraft, with an option to fit one more.
Satair, an Airbus services company and world leader in the commercial aerospace aftermarket and Cobham Aerospace Communications have renewed their distribution agreement across the Asia-Pacific region...
AirAsia and GE Aviation have signed a four-year agreement for GE to provide the electronic Flight Operations Quality Assurance (eFOQA) and the FlightPulse pilot application for AirAsia's fleet of about 355 A320 and A330 aircraft and 4,000 pilots.
The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) and ST Aerospace have signed a MOU that will facilitate the development of Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) UAS operations in Singapore's urban environment.
Thailand's airline Bangkok Airways and ATR have signed a contract for the purchase of four additional ATR 72-600s.
Elbe Flugzeugwerke (EFW), the joint venture between ST Aerospace and Airbus, announced today that it has secured a launch contract from Vallair Solutions Sàrl (Vallair) for its A321 Passenger-to-Freighter (P2F) conversion solution.
Berjaya Hotels & Resorts will be acquiring two pre-owned ATR 42-500 aircraft that it plans to use to launch air services to the Malaysian island of Redang where the hotel group has two resorts.
Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) has selected Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) engines to power 15 total Airbus A320neo and A321neo aircraft.
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp., and Aircalin, the flag carrier airline of New Caledonia, today announced the selection of the Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan (GTF) engine to power the airline's commitment for two Airbus A320neo aircraft.
CAE announces today at the 2018 Singapore Airshow the launch of its newest pilot training innovation, the CAE Rise™ training system, with its longstanding partner AirAsia.
Aviation Capital Group (ACG) has selected Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) engines to power an additional seven firm A320neo family aircraft, bringing the leasing company's total to 20 firm GTF-powered A320neo and A321neo aircraft.
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp., today announced that Turkish Airlines signed an agreement for a 15-year Pratt & Whitney EngineWise Fleet Management Program.
UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp., today announced that it will provide several key components for Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) KF-X advanced multirole fighter jet.
NP2000 propeller system includes more electric and more intelligent technologies that will help the Guard improve operational performance, and reduce maintenance time and cost
Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. company, announces today the signature of a purchase agreement with the Philippine Department of National Defense (DND) for 16 Bell 412EPI helicopters that will be operated by the Philippine Air Force (PAF).
Boeing today announced services orders valued at more than $900 million that will enable carriers and partners to excel in today's competitive airline environment.
In an effort to manage significant airline industry growth in the Asia-Pacific region...
BOC Aviation has selected Rockwell Collins' advanced avionics, including MultiScan™ ThreatTrack weather radar, GLU-2100 Multi-Mode Receiver (MMR)...
Mainboard-listed SIA Engineering Company Limited ("SIAEC") and GE Aviation ("GE") announced that it will be signing a joint venture agreement to form an engine overhaul joint venture based in Singapore.
Boeing's 737 MAX 10 has reached a major milestone as the MAX program completed firm configuration on the airplane. This means engineers now have all the design requirements in place for what will be the largest member of Boeing's single-aisle family.
Royal Brunei Airlines, the national flagship carrier of Brunei Darussalam, has selected CFM International's advanced LEAP-1A engine to power seven new Airbus A320neo aircraft scheduled to begin delivery later this year.
ATR, the world's leading manufacturer of turboprop aircraft, sees that there is huge growth potential for the company in the Asia Pacific region.
Rolls-Royce today launched its pioneering IntelligentEngine vision at the Singapore Airshow. With more people flying than ever before and an increasing demand for more efficient travel, Rolls-Royce has defined a vision...
Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. company, today announced at the Singapore Airshow its increased investment in factory-direct service and support footprint for its customers throughout the APAC region.
Embraer Defense & Security announced today, at the Singapore Airshow, the signing of a Letter of Intent with aviation services company SkyTech for up to six new KC-390 multi-mission transport aircraft.
GE Aviation will invest S$42 million in a new facility located in Singapore to manufacture components for its GE9X engine that will power Boeing's 777X aircraft.
L3 WESCAM announced today that it has created smarter, more technologically advanced electro-optical and infrared (EO/IR) systems by incorporating high-performing imaging and processing technologies into its MX™-Series product...
CFM International's advanced LEAP engine continues to set a new industry standard for fuel efficiency and asset utilization as the fleet continues the most rapid buildup in commercial aviation history...
Orders for CFM International's two product lines again achieved near-record levels in 2017, with the company booking orders for a total of 3,344 engines, including 474 CFM56 engines (commercial, military and spares)...
AERIA Luxury Interiors, LLC. (AERIA), a specialist in VIP completion and refurbishment, has secured a contract for the completion of Boeing Business Jet BBJ 737-700.
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp., today announced that it has launched new data analytics capabilities for its V2500 engines as a result of achieving a supplemental type certificate for the Airbus A321 aircraft powered by the V2500 engine.
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp., and BOC Aviation Limited (BOC Aviation) (HKEx: 2588) today announced the selection of the Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) engine to power the leasing company's order for 12 total A320neo and A321neo aircraft.
Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. company, demonstrating its commitment to the Asia-Pacific region, is displaying six of its class-leading aircraft at the 2018 Singapore Airshow, Feb. 6-9.
Dassault Aviation will feature its new flagship, the Falcon 8X, at this year's Singapore Airshow, the largest aerospace and defence show in the Asia Pacific region.
AerCap selected the GEnx-1B engine to power its 15 Boeing 787 Dreamliners with the option to purchase 10 additional aircraft.
ST Aerospace, through its US affiliate company, VT San Antonio Aerospace (VT SAA), today announced it has secured a contract from Air Canada to perform interior reconfiguration services on part of the airline's Boeing 787 Dreamliner fleet.
ST Engineering, Singapore's homegrown global defence and engineering group will be showcasing its technology know-how, new and proven solutions, as well as battle-tested products at the coming Singapore Airshow 2018.
Bombardier Business Aircraft's Singapore service centre continues its impressive capability and capacity growth. Since its opening in February 2014, the Singapore service centre has provided high-quality OEM expertise...
The two newest aircraft from Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. will make their Asia debut at the upcoming Singapore Airshow.
Rockwell Collins will build upon its long-standing commitment to the Asia-Pacific region at the Singapore Airshow, Feb. 6-11, by showcasing its growing capabilities both on and off the aircraft-cockpit, cabin, communications and connectivity.
The Singapore Airshow is a biennial event that brings together the who's who in the aerospace industry. It attracts more than 1,000 exhibitors from around 50 countries and draws almost 50,000 visitors from all over the world to the Changi Exhibition Center in the Southeast Asian city-state.
The collaboration between the Red Bull Air Race and Air BP that began with the 2017 season has been extended for a further three years.
Boeing will showcase a wide range of products and services at this year's Singapore Airshow, Asia's largest aerospace and defense show, which runs Feb. 6-11.
Liebherr-Aerospace will participatein Singapore Air Show 2018, which takes place from February 6 to 11 at the Changi Exhibition Center. Visitors to the show will be able to see the company as part of the Singapore Pavilion.
Jet Aviation is pleased to announce that its maintenance facility in Dubai has been awarded EN9110 certification following an independent audit.
Boeing and Kazakhstan-based SCAT Airlines announced an order for six 737 MAX 8s valued at $674 million at current list prices on the final day of the 2017 Dubai Airshow.
Dublin based CDB Aviation Lease Finance DAC (CDB Aviation) announces a firm order for 90 A320neo Family aircraft during the Dubai Airshow 2017.
Fury, the expeditionary, runway-independent unmanned air vehicle (UAV) now has engine updates that will further increase its flight endurance, Lockheed Martin announced today.
Airbus, Indigo Partners' four portfolio airlines have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the purchase by the four airlines of 430 additional A320neo Family aircraft.
Falcon Aviation and Airbus Helicopters have signed a new MoU at the Dubai airshow expanding their commitment to the H160 adding three additional helicopters to the original Letter Of Intent (LOI) signed in May 2016.
The United Arab Emirates Air Force & Air Defence has ordered five Airbus C295 medium transport aircraft. The agreement, announced at the Dubai Airshow, takes the C295 orderbook past 200, underlining the type's market...
SAFAIR OPERATIONS (PTY)LTD signed a five-year, TrueChoiceTM Overhaul agreement with GE Aviation for the maintenance, repair and overhaul of its CFM56-7B* engines that power its Boeing 737-800 aircraft.
Inmarsat, the world's leading provider of global mobile satellite communications, is pleased to note an announcement made by its partner Thales today, confirming that Emirates intends to install Inmarsat's GX Aviation...
Egyptian flag carrier EGYPTAIR today announced that it will lease 15 new Airbus A320neo aircraft powered by CFM International's LEAP-1A engine from AerCap.
Boeing and flydubai signed a landmark agreement today for 225 737 MAX airplanes with a list price value of $27 billion. The deal represents the largest-ever single-aisle jet order - by number of airplanes and total value...
Mubadala has today announced plans for its Aerospace, Renewables & ICT platform to invest a further AED 82.5M in Research and Development (R&D) over the next five years.
Golden Falcon Aviation, the exclusive aircraft provider of Wataniya airways has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for 25 Airbus A320neo Family aircraft.
Rockwell Collins has signed an exclusive agreement with Orbit Showtime Network (OSN), the leading entertainment network in the Middle East and North Africa...
Osprey Flight Solutions, a newly launched aviation security company, is demonstrating its risk analysis and management software for the first time at AVSEC World in Abu Dhabi this week (Stand 33). 12th to 14th November, 2017.
Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. company, today announced at Dubai Airshow that it is has begun delivery to Tuareg Aviation Ltd for 10 Cessna Grand Caravan EX turboprops.
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp., and EgyptAir today announced the selection of the PurePower Geared Turbofan (GTF) engine to power up to 24 Bombardier CS300 aircraft.
Embraer today announced the enhancement of the flight experience aboard its Legacy 450 and Legacy 500 mid-cabin business jets.
Ethiopian Airlines ordered eight GE90-115B engines to power its four Boeing 777 Freighters. The engines will be added to an existing 12-year TrueChoiceTM Flight Hour agreement for the maintenance, repair and overhaul...
Boeing and Royal Jordanian Airlines today announced at the 2017 Dubai Air Show the carrier has selected Boeing to provide its 787 flight training.
Boeing reports that over the next 20 years the Middle East will see significant demand for commercial airline pilots, technicians and cabin crew, accounting for 10 percent of the overall global need for pilots and technicians...
CFM International's advanced LEAP engine continues to set a new industry standard for fuel efficiency and asset utilization as fleet continues the most rapid buildup in commercial aviation history.
Honeywell and long-time customer Gulf Air have signed an agreement to purchase Honeywell auxiliary power units for its new fleet of 29 Airbus A320neo aircraft.
Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines announced an order for four Boeing 777 Freighters - the world's largest and longest-range twin-engine cargo jet - in a deal valued at more than $1.3 billion at list prices.
During the 15th Edition of Dubai Airshow - one of the largest & most important world class exhibition showcasing the latest and greatest in military, general and commercial aviation, emaratech launched a series of products...
Calidus, an Abu Dhabi-based advanced technology company recently incorporated, unveiled the B-250,its new light attack aircraft with multirole capabilities on Sunday, November 12th, at the Dubai Airshow...
Leonardo, at the Dubai Air Show 2017 exhibition, has announced the completion of the first delivery of its Falco EVO Remotely-Piloted Air System (RPAS) to its launch customer in the Middle East.
Leonardo announced today that Abu Dhabi Aviation (ADA) has signed a contract for two additional AW139 intermediate twin engine helicopters. The announcement was made during an official ceremony at the Dubai Air Show.
Emirates has opted to provide pilots with a technology that keeps eyes forward and focused on the outside world when flying their new Boeing 777X aircraft fleet.
Rockwell Collins has been selected by Calidus, a new aircraft manufacturer in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), to provide Pro Line Fusion® on the new B-250 light...
Rockwell Collins has been selected by Calidus, a new aircraft manufacturer in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), to provide Pro Line Fusion® on the new B-250 light...
CFM International will achieve record production levels in 2017, with a planned rate of 1,800, to 1,900 engines by year end. At the same time, the company has logged near-record orders, with a total of 2,944 engines booked through October.
Honeywell's Connected Aircraft GoDirect™ Fuel Efficiency software has been selected by Royal Jordanian Airlines to reduce fuel usage on its fleet of 24 aircraft.
GE Aviation and flydubai today announced that they have reached an agreement for GE to provide Intelligent Network software for efficient recovery of disruptions across the airline's fleet of Boeing 737 aircraft.
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.
Boeing forecasts that airlines in the Middle East will need 3,350 new airplanes over the next 20 years, valued at an estimated $730 billion. Boeing presented its 2017 Current Market Outlook for the region during the Dubai Airshow.