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Etihad Airways Engineering hosts the Indian Ambassador to the UAE

Etihad Airways Engineering, the largest commercial aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services provider in the Middle East, welcomes His Excellency Navdeep Suri, Ambassador of India to the UAE and Mr Rajamurugan, Counsellor, Embassy of India in the UAE, to its Abu Dhabi base. The Ambassador was received by Mr Abdul Khaliq Saeed, Chief Executive… Read More ›

Transport Canada Certifies 90-Seat Cabin Configuration for Bombardier’s Q400 Aircraft

Launch customer SpiceJet of India to become first airline to take advantage of the extra-capacity turboprop’s increased profitability potential. Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that its 90-passenger Q400 aircraft configuration has received its certification from Transport Canada, becoming the first in-production commercial turboprop in the world to reach that capacity. “With increasing growth in the… Read More ›

Jet Airways to commence operations under the ‘Regional Connectivity Scheme’

To augment regional connectivity under UDAN scheme with flights on Delhi– Nashik-Delhi, Nagpur–Allahabad-Indore-Allahabad-Nagpur and Lucknow-Allahabad-Patna-Allahabad-Lucknow routes Three new direct flights effective June 14, 2018 onwards Jet Airways, India’s premier full-service international carrier, today announced the launch of operations under the ‘Ude Desh ka Aam Naagrik’ (UDAN) scheme. The airline has been awarded four routes under… Read More ›

Aeroflot introduces livery to celebrate 95th anniversary

Aeroflot presented an aircraft decked out in the company’s 95th anniversary celebration livery at Sheremetyevo airport today. In the summer of 2017 Aeroflot announced a competition to design an aircraft livery. Members of the public were given the opportunity to create their own livery design and upload it to the contest website. The next step… Read More ›

SpiceJet flags off daily direct flight between Delhi-Adampur-Delhi

Adampur is SpiceJet‘s 5th destination under UDAN SpiceJet to provide seamless connectivity for passengers from Adampur to different parts of the country SpiceJet, the country’s favourite airline, today launched daily direct services between Delhi and Adampur in Punjab. The first direct flight was flagged off from Delhi airport’s Terminal 2 to Adampur by Shri Jayant… Read More ›

Boeing Secures Services Contract for Canada’s Chinooks

Five-year performance-based logistics contract to provide lifecycle support for Royal Canadian Air Force‘s fleet of CH-147F Chinooks The follow-on contract covers full system logistics, engineering support, supply chain, data analytics and training services OTTAWA, Ontario, April 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing (NYSE: BA) and the Canadian government have agreed to an amendment to an existing performance-based… Read More ›

Falcon 8X First Appearance at Wings India

Dassault Aviation will showcase the ultra long-range Falcon 8X at this year’s edition of Wings India, India’s biggest civilian aviation exhibition. It will be the first appearance of the 6,450 nm/11,945 km trijet at this prestigious event, which opened past March 8 at Hyderabad Begumpet Airport. The inaugural Falcon 8X presentation comes just as Dassault… Read More ›

Thales at Defexpo 2018: All set to present high-tech solutions for land & naval defence

Thales is all set to participate in the upcoming 10th edition of Defexpo 2018—India’s premier biennial Land, Naval and Internal Homeland Security Systems Exhibition—from 11-14 April 2018 in Chennai. Key Points Company to highlight its efforts in line with its strategy supporting ‘Make in India and export from India’ Please visit us at 3.2.2c, Hall3,… Read More ›

German Aerospace Center (DLR)

The German Aerospace Center (DLR) is the national aeronautics and space research centre of the Federal Republic of Germany. Its extensive research and development work in aeronautics, space, energy, transport, security and digitalisation is integrated into national and international cooperative ventures. In addition to its own research, as Germany’s space agency, DLR has been given responsibility… Read More ›

SpiceJet gets India’s ‘Best Domestic Airline’ Award at Wings India 2018

SpiceJet has been awarded India’s ‘Best Domestic Airline’ award at the prestigious Wings India Awards for Excellence in the Aviation Sector organised by the Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India and FICCI. The award ceremony was held in Hyderabad on March 8 on the sidelines “Wings India 2018”, India’s flagship event on Civil Aviation… Read More ›

Air India

Air India occupies a special place in the global and Indian aviation scenario. It pioneered the aviation in India and its history is synonymous with the history of civil aviation in India. Air India is not a mere airline that transports passengers, baggage and cargo. It is a multi-faceted organization. The aviation infrastructure it has… Read More ›

Jet Airways

About Jet Airways Jet Airways is India’s premier international airline which operates flights to 66 destinations, including India and overseas. Jet Airways’ robust domestic India network spans the length and breadth of the country covering metro cities, state capitals and emerging destinations. Beyond India, Jet Airways operates flights to key international destinations in South East… Read More ›

SpiceJet gets a makeover

Introduces uniforms in ‘Red-Hot-Spicy’ avatar SpiceJet, the country’s favourite carrier, is going in for an image makeover with its strong workforce switching to a Redder, Hotter and Spicier new uniform beginning starting today. The uniforms retain the carrier’s signature red colour largely while incorporating some unique and flamboyant designs to infuse boldness and style. Inspired… Read More ›

SpiceJet re-introduces services on Surat – Delhi route

To operate twin flights daily, effective from 26th March, 2017 SpiceJet, the country’s favourite low-cost carrier, today announced the relaunch of twin daily direct flights on the Delhi – Surat – Delhi route effective from 26th March, 2017. The national capital would soon be connected with the diamond capital of India on the SpiceJet network,… Read More ›

Lufthansa Mobile now offers prepaid SIM cards

One SIM card for the whole world: Lufthansa Mobile enables low cost telephone calls and data with full cost control in over 180 countries. Lufthansa Mobile now meets the so-called “always on” customer demand for those travelling, and at low cost. The prepaid tariff is a welcome opportunity for both holidaymakers and business travellers who… Read More ›

Saab and Embraer Inaugurate the Gripen Design and Development Network in Brazil

Defence and security company Saab and Embraer Defense & Security have today inaugurated the Gripen Design and Development Network (GDDN) in Gavião Peixoto, in the state of São Paulo. The GDDN will be the hub for the Gripen NG technology development in Brazil for Saab and Embraer together with the Brazilian partner industries and institutions,… Read More ›

Pictures of the day: Embraer

On August 19, 1969, Embraer – Empresa Brasileira de Aeronáutica S.A. was founded. With the support of the Brazilian Government, a company was born that was to turn locally-produced science and technology into one of the major players in the global aeronautical industry. Our first mission was to produce and market the Bandeirante, a turboprop… Read More ›

OGMA hosted the 14th EMBRAER E-Jets Optimization– GWG/ISC

This week OGMA hosted the 14th EMBRAER E-Jets Optimization – General Working Group/Industry Steering Committee, a meeting which has gathered several aeronautical entities and E-Jets operators from all over the world, driven by Embraer in Brazil. The event aimed to follow up on a previous gathering, in 2012, where the involved parties started to develop… Read More ›

Jet Aviation named FBO of the Year at the Middle East Aviation Business Awards

Jet Aviation was twice honored at the tenth annual Middle East Aviation Business Awards ceremony recently held at the Conrad Hotel in Dubai, UAE. The company’s FBO at Dubai International Airport won the 2016 FBO of the Year Award, while its Dubai MRO facility was shortlisted in the MRO Service Provider of the Year (International) category…. Read More ›

Russia and India sign agreement to jointly produce Ka-226T

The signing of the agreement on creation of the joint venture is part of the Russian-Indian summit, which is taking place in the Indian state of Goa today.  For Russia, the agreement was signed by Russian Helicopters CEO Alexander Mikheev and the head of Rosoboronexport Anatoly Isaikin. Both Russian Helicopters and Rosoboronexport are part of… Read More ›

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