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Silversea Cruises orders silver dawn from Fincantieri

  Silversea Cruises has awarded Fincantieri with an order for another ultra-luxury cruise ship, with delivery scheduled for Q4 2021. The contract is valued at over €320 million. Named Silver Dawn, the new vessel will be a sistership of Silversea’s flagship, Silver Muse, which was launched from the Fincantieri shipyard of Sestri Ponente (Genoa) in… Read More ›

Action plan approved for next Ariane 5 launches

After the release of the conclusions of the Ariane VA241 Independent Enquiry Commission on 22 February, the findings and recommendations were formally presented to a Steering Board on 28 February. The board included Daniel Neuenschwander, ESA Director of Space Transportation; Stéphane Israël, Arianespace CEO; and Alain Charmeau, ArianeGroup CEO. As stated in the Arianespace press… Read More ›

flydubai commits to US$ 27 billion order for 225 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft.

Third aircraft order in airline’s 8-year history Dubai-based flydubai today announced a commitment to a US$27 billion order for 225 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft to support the growth of its fleet.  This is the third aircraft order placed by the airline with Boeing in its eight-year history and follows orders placed in 2008 and 2013. … Read More ›

CityJet proud to host Orbis Flying Eye Hospital in Dublin

The Orbis Flying Eye Hospital is being showcased today at Dublin Airport, where it will be accessible to members of the public who have registered with Orbis, the international NGO which is dedicated to fighting blindness and promoting eye care. CityJet is facilitating this visit and providing access to the aircraft for registered guests through… Read More ›

Japan’s Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Agency extends five-year H225 performance-based logistics contract with Airbus Helicopters

  Japan’s Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Agency (ATLA) has signed for ‘HCare Infinite’ for its H225 fleet over the next five years. This agreement covers maintenance, repair, parts supply and technical support for three H225 special transportation helicopters currently operated by the Japan Ground Self-Defence Force (JGSDF). Airbus Helicopters in Japan has secured a contract… Read More ›

SAS AB (publ) announces notice to the Annual General Meeting on 22 February 2017

The Annual General Meeting will be held at 3 p.m. at SAS head office, Frösundaviks allé 1, Solna. To attend the Annual General Meeting and notification Shareholders who wish to attend the Annual General Meeting must be registered in the share register of the Company maintained by Euroclear Sweden AB on 16 February 2017, and… Read More ›

Kids take to the skies in search of Santa thanks to CityJet

It was a day to remember for over 30 children from Temple Street Children’s Hospital in Dublin as they embraced Christmas when they took to the skies above Ireland in search of Santa. In the company of their families, the children were guests of CityJet as its special Santa Express departed Dublin to check on… Read More ›

Nausori Airport Runway Cleared for B737 Operations

Airports Fiji Limited and Fiji Airways announced that the Nausori Airport (Suva) is now cleared for B737 aircraft operations. AFL contractors have successfully concluded and tested the sealant and repair works on the airport’s runway, and Fiji Airways has verified its suitability for B737 operations. Some limitations and restrictions will apply, however, including in situations… Read More ›

Emirates Group proudly hoists UAE flag to observe Flag Day

His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive, Emirates Airline & Group, today raised the UAE flag outside of the Emirates Group Headquarters building in honour of Flag Day. Over 300 Emirates staff gathered for the flag-raising ceremony this morning, and the event, amongst others taking place across the country, symbolises… Read More ›

Northern Utah to be the Home of Lockheed Martin Ground Based Strategic Deterrent Program Office

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) announced today that its program management office for the U.S. Air Force’s Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program will be located in the Falcon Hill National Aerospace Research Park at Hill Air Force Base, Utah. The company made the announcement here at the Governor’s Office of Economic Development at a lease… Read More ›

Cathay Pacific releases combined traffic figures for September 2016

Cathay Pacific Airways today released combined Cathay Pacific and Dragonair traffic figures for September 2016 that show an increase in both the number of passengers carried and the amount of cargo and mail uplifted compared to the same month last year. Cathay Pacific and Dragonair carried a total of 2,672,694 passengers last month – an… Read More ›

Ethiopian to Increase Flight Frequency to Seychelles

Ethiopian Airlines, the fastest growing and most profitable African airline, is delighted to announce that it will add a 5th weekly flight to Seychelles as of 16th December 2016. Flight Number Frequency Dept Arp Dept Time Arvl Arp Arrv Time Subfleet ET  0879 1.2.4.6. ADD 10:45 SEZ 15:36 ET  738 ET  0878 1.2.4.6. SEZ 17:15… Read More ›

European aviation industry meets in Madrid for the ERA General Assembly

Up to 400 industry CEOs and key representatives are expected to attend the assembly This prestigious event will provide in-depth insight on the sector, covering the latest developments on current issues facing the industry and identifying common opportunities. The European Regions Airline Association (ERA) is the voice of the European regional aviation industry, representing the… Read More ›

MEA Signs 5 Year Deal With SITA

Agreement strengthens long-standing partnership with the roll-out of new, faster connectivity Middle East Airlines-Air Liban (MEA) has signed a new five-year master agreement with global communications provider SITA to introduce new, faster connectivity across the airline’s network. The contract marks a continuation of the strong relationship between the two organizations, which dates back more than… Read More ›

ANA Launches New Temperature-Controlled Cargo Service.

The New ‘PRIO IB Fixed Temp.’ Product Uses IceBattery®, A Temperature Control System Developed by Innovation thru Energy Co., Ltd. ANA and Innovation thru Energy Co., Ltd., are launching services with the new PRIO IB Fixed Temp., a product that uses the IceBattery® * developed by Innovation thru Energy Co., Ltd., as a new product… Read More ›

Markus Bucher takes over as CEO of Pilatus Aircraft Ltd.

At the meeting of the Board of Directors of Pilatus Aircraft Ltd on 12 November 2012, members voted to elect Markus Bucher as the new CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board with effect from 1.1.2013. He will take over from Oscar J. Schwenk, who will remain as Chairman of the Board of Directors with… Read More ›

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