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World’s first racetrack with AMG branding: AMG Speedway – New Driving Performance in South Korea

Affalterbach. Mercedes-AMG was born on the racetrack more than 50 years ago – for the first time anywhere in the world, a racetrack now bears the successful brand name: The AMG Speedway in South Korea, an important Mercedes-AMG market, marks the beginning of a new era of the AMG community. The track not only adopted the… Read More ›

HELICAL becomes first operator in the South Pacific to choose HCare Smart

Operating an H125 in New Caledonia, HELICAL recently opted for Airbus Helicopters’ HCare Smart support package, becoming the first South Pacific operator to use the service. HELICAL, a member of the HCM Group of New Caledonia, recently became the first South Pacific company to choose Airbus’ HCare Smart contract. Under the service, scheduled and unscheduled… Read More ›

The Aerospace Corporation Awarded $2.85 Million Grant From NASA To Study Atmosphere

The Aerospace Corporation (Aerospace) has received a grant for $2.85 million from NASA to investigate dynamic changes in the Earth’s atmosphere and ionosphere. The centerpiece of the study is an instrumented six-unit CubeSat mission called the Daily Atmospheric Ionospheric Limb Imager (DAILI), that will be designed, built, and flown by Aerospace. DAILI is scheduled to… Read More ›

Next generation propulsion.

The turbo-jet gas turbine engine has been a feature of flight for long enough to be the normal experience of perhaps the majority of travellers. It has settled to a design concept that is reproduced by all the major manufacturers and made in substantial quantities. High by-pass ratio all jet engines power the great majority… Read More ›

Safran introduces Expert link, new remote assistance service

  At HAI Heli-Expo, Safran Helicopter Engines is launching Expert link, a new video assistance service, and announcing the first customers: Heli Austria, Rotortech Services Inc and Heligo. This new service allows the customer to connect, through a secure, live video feed, with Safran Helicopter Engines experts to facilitate technical diagnosis or guide them through… Read More ›

Rockwell Collins

About Rockwell Collins Rockwell Collins is a pioneer in the development and deployment of innovative aviation and high-integrity solutions for both commercial and government applications. Our expertise in flight deck avionics, cabin electronics, mission communications, simulation and training, and information management is delivered by a global workforce, and a service and support network that crosses… Read More ›

Flybe expands summer sun options from Southampton

Leading regional airline upgrades 2017 Summer programme with added frequencies on popular summer sun routes to Spain and Portugal Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has added seven more flights a week on four popular summer sun routes to Spain and Portugal as part of its expanded 2017 Summer schedule from Southampton. Seats are available for… Read More ›

Brussels Airlines starts year of digitalization with launch of mobile app

Today Brussels Airlines released its mobile app in the App Store as well as on Google Play. The launch marks the begining of the era of digital transformation for the Belgian airline to further improve their products and services for their clients. As more and more travellers use online and mobile channels to plan their holidays and business… Read More ›

Welcome aboard ‘Aviation Empire Platinum’

New release of 3D strategy game in partnership by KLM and All 4 Games. KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and All 4 Games have connected to produce an overhaul of the strategic airline management game Aviation Empire, which invites players to conquer the world by using their business instincts. The introduction of Aviation Empire Platinum is… Read More ›

Cathay Dragon latest seasonal menu highlights the taste of Hong Kong

Passengers can look forward to enjoying authentic Chinese favourites, including hot pot rice dishes and traditional poon choi onboard Cathay Dragon today announced a new round of its seasonal inflight menus featuring authentic hot pot rice dishes and traditional poon choi, which have been well received by passengers in previous years. The airline works hard… Read More ›

Cathay Pacific announces Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong as Marco Polo Club’s newest partner

Diamond and Gold members from the airline’s loyalty programme are set to benefit from an array of year-round accommodation, dining and spa privileges at one of Asia’s most renowned hotels Cathay Pacific today announced the launch of an exciting new partnership between its Marco Polo Club loyalty programme and Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong, which… Read More ›

KLM carried more than 30 million passengers in 2016

KLM has carried 30.4 million passengers last year – a new record. This is an increase of 6.4% compared to 2015. The increase was highest on European routes (7.8%), where we carried more than 20 million passengers for the first time. Load factor rose slightly by 0.8 of a percentage point compared to 2015. “The… Read More ›

Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon Vantage Pass provides customers with unmatched value

The airlines’ latest travel promotion features significant savings on Business and Premium Economy Class flight combinations to over 80 worldwide destinations. Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon are launching the latest edition of their Vantage Pass promotion, enabling passengers commencing their journeys in Hong Kong to travel well with great value Business and Premium Economy Class… Read More ›

Now 2017.

Thank you all for your trust on Linkybird, during 2017 we`ll maintain the focus on the source, on the truly owners of the aviation business, here you will find the news without filters or “independent” opinions, here the stars are the stars of our aviation and aerospace world. Being our regular visitor from our Twitter and on… Read More ›

Countdown To Ryanair Hurdle Day At Leopardstown Christmas Festival

  WIN RACE DAY TICKETS WITH RYANAIR Ryanair, Ireland’s No.1 airline, today (19 Dec) launched the countdown to the Grade 1 Ryanair Hurdle, the highlight of the 2016 Leopardstown Christmas Festival, with just 10 days to go until the big race. Taking place on Thursday, 29th December, the two-mile Ryanair Hurdle is again shaping up… Read More ›

Elevate Play: More than 100 hours of free movies, TV shows and music in November

  Travellers flying with Air Serbia this month can enjoy hundreds of hours of inflight entertainment through Elevate Play, all for free. Introduced in June 2016, the innovative service enables guests to stream films, TV shows and music directly to their personal devices by simply installing the Elevate Play app on their smartphone, tablet or… Read More ›

Ethiopian Launches Renovated ShebaMiles Web Page

Ethiopian Airlines, the largest and fastest growing African airline,  proudly announces that it has launched a newly redesigned ShebaMiles Frequent Flyer Program web page toimprove customers’ online experience in terms of ease of use, data quality and better control on account management through enhanced self-service options. The new ShebaMiles web page, among other features, incorporates… Read More ›

Pictures of the day: easyJet

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Rockwell Collins’ common use systems aim to streamline passenger experience in new international terminal at YYC

Long-term, strategic customer extends and expands relationship Extensive deployment of ARINC technology and support facilitates self-service solutions designed to improve the passenger experience YYC Calgary International Airport recently opened the doors of its new, $1.6 billion international terminal. The new facility doubles the size of the existing airport terminal and features Rockwell Collins’ common use… Read More ›

Pilatus Reports Outstanding Results in 2016 for PC-12 Sales and Service

Global sales of Pilatus PC-12 NG grow over 20 percent in 2016, outpacing all other turbine-powered business aircraft. At last year’s NBAA‘s Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition in Las Vegas, Pilatus unveiled the latest update to its popular PC-12 NG single engine turboprop aircraft. New features in the 2016 PC-12 NG increased cruise speed to… Read More ›

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