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Air Premia Announces Commitment for Five Boeing 787 Dreamliner Jets

Boeing and Air Premia today announced the Korean startup airline plans to buy five 787-9 Dreamliner airplanes, following an agreement to lease three 787-9 jets from Air Lease Corporation earlier this year. Air Premia, which plans to launch operations in 2020 is poised to become South Korea’s second Dreamliner operator. The commitment, valued at $1.4… Read More ›

Delta celebrates grand opening of Bob Hope USO LAX Center

Representatives from Delta’s team in Los Angeles joined more than 500 guests at Los Angeles International Airport on Wednesday to celebrate the grand opening of the Bob Hope USO’s new LAX Center. At the ceremony set under the iconic LAX Theme Building, where the new facility is located, Delta was recognized for its strong partnership… Read More ›

Air Canada-Air Canada Unveils New Maple Leaf Lounge at Saskatoon

Showcases Saskatchewan and Canadian design and artworks by local artists The airline’s 17th Maple Leaf Lounge in Canada and the 23rd across Air Canada’s international network SASKATOON, Sept. 14, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ – Air Canada today unveiled its newest Maple Leaf Lounge at Saskatoon John G. Diefenbaker International Airport (Skyxe). The lounge seats up to 40… Read More ›

Dassault to highlight Falcon 8X, 900LX Trijets at RUBAE 2018

Falcon 8X celebrates first year in service with Russian operators Dassault Aviation will showcase its Falcon 8X ultra-long range trijet and the latest version of its Falcon 900LX large-cabin long range Falcon business jet at this year’s edition of the Russian Business Aviation Exhibit (RUBAE), which opens on September 12 at the Vnukovo 3 business… Read More ›

Lockheed Martin Stalker XE Upgraded with New VTOL Launch and Landing Capability

Stalker XE Gives Users Expanded Options for Use in More Environments Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) Stalker eXtended Endurance (XE) unmanned aerial system (UAS) has been upgraded with a vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) capability. This new option gives users greater mission flexibility allowing them to operate the system in more austere locations. The new VTOL… Read More ›

Bombardier and Lufthansa Technik to Unveil Dialed Up Flight Experience Onboard Global 7000 Aircraft in Geneva

  The industry-leading nice Touch cabin management system (CMS) will make its worldwide debut at the European Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition on May 29, 2018 The innovative system was developed in collaboration with Lufthansa Technik exclusively for the Global 7000 aircraft Bombardier introduces retractable side-ledge dial, for rapid control of entertainment and cabin settings,… Read More ›

American Airlines Announces Changes to Emotional Support Animal Policy

American Airlines announced changes to its emotional support animal policy. In the latest episode of Tell Me Why, American’s vodcast series for team members that shares the “why” behind the decisions we make, Albert Rizzi, founder and chief executive officer of My Blind Spot, Inc., talks about working with Suzanne Boda, American’s Senior Vice President,… Read More ›

Samsung Electronics Launches Samsung Design Innovation Center

Dr. Federico Casalegno, founder of the MIT Design Lab and MIT Mobile Experience Lab, to lead the new San Francisco-based center Samsung Electronics today announced the launch of the Samsung Design Innovation Center (SDIC), a design lab dedicated to the integration of disruptive user-experiences to product design, in San Francisco, California. Dr. Federico Casalegno, an… Read More ›

Pilatus Appoints Cutter Aviation as Authorized Sales and Service Center for Southwestern United States.

Cutter Aviation joins the award-winning Pilatus network to provide sales and service for the PC-12 and PC-24 Super Versatile Jet in the Southern California, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, and Colorado region. As part of Pilatus Aircraft Ltd’s continuous efforts to remain the top-ranked service network in business aviation, the company announced that Cutter Aviation will… Read More ›

Frontier Airlines Launches New Low-Cost Flights From Tulsa, Okla.

Frontier Airlines celebrated the launch of new low-cost, non-stop flights to Denver from Tulsa International Airport. Frontier and airport officials will mark the day with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and other festivities at the departure gate. To celebrate the launch of its new service, Frontier is offering fares as low as $39 available at FlyFrontier.com. “Today,… Read More ›

American Airlines Welcomes New Onboard Chefs.

  As the world’s largest airline, we reach global destinations like no other. And to celebrate the many places we serve, we’re offering new premium cabin meals with locally-inspired cuisine on some of our long-haul international flights. We’re excited to introduce the creations from two new chefs: JUN KUROGI We know how important a traditional… Read More ›

Dassault Aviation Launches Falcon 6X, Setting New Standard In Long-Range Large-Cabin Segment

Dassault Aviation today unveiled the Falcon 6X, the most spacious, advanced and versatile twinjet in business aviation. This new 5,500 nm aircraft will make its first flight in early 2021 and begin deliveries in 2022. Pratt & Whitney Canada’s Pure®Power PW800 engines have been selected to power the Falcon 6X that offers the largest, quietest… Read More ›

Air France.

About Air France Air France, a global airline of French inspiration, with high standards and a caring attitude, turns the flight into a moment of real pleasure on all its daily operations in France, Europe and worldwide. Air France-KLM is the leading Group in terms of international traffic on departure from Europe. In 2017, it… Read More ›

Pilatus: 2017 Tradeshows & Events

Whether at air shows, conferences, seminars or air travel exhibitions, there are many opportunities to meet up with Pilatus: please see below for a list of events at which we will be present in 2016. Come and talk to us in person, and take a really close-up look at our aircraft. The list is updated… Read More ›

Ryanair Launches New Copenhagen To London Stansted Summer 2017 Route

Ryanair, Europe’s No.1 airline, today (12 Jan) announced a new summer 2017 route from Copenhagen to London Stansted, with a three times daily service beginning at the end of March. Ryanair celebrated its new Copenhagen to London Stansted route by releasing seats for sale at prices starting from just 149 kr for travel between April… Read More ›

Virgin Atlantic and Flybe codeshare opens up new destinations for Scotland

Scottish travellers can now book flights to international destinations including Johannesburg, Los Angeles, Boston, Seattle, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Dubai. Virgin Atlantic and Flybe have extended their codeshare agreement to include London Heathrow New Flybe flights from Aberdeen and Edinburgh will connect customers onto Virgin Atlantic flights to the US, Asia, Africa and the Middle… Read More ›

FSF Chairman Selected to Lead Aviation Safety Assurance Committee

Kenneth J. Hylander, chairman of Flight Safety Foundation’s Board of Governors, has been selected to chair a National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine committee on aviation safety assurance. The ad hoc committee is being convened to create a national research agenda for the development of a suite of tools needed to support a prototype… Read More ›

Gulfstream announces government order from Polish Ministry of National Defense

Two G550 Aircraft To Be Used For Priority Transport Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced that the Polish Ministry of National Defense has signed an agreement to purchase two Gulfstream G550 aircraft. The aircraft will be configured for VIP transport and will be delivered in 2017. “With its reliability, efficiency and durability, the G550 is a… Read More ›

Lufthansa bids farewell to its Boeing 737 fleet

An almost 50-year era comes to an end Lufthansa played a key role in the development of the B737 A standard continental fleet with Airbus A320 family in future Lufthansa is saying goodbye to its Boeing 737 fleet after 48 years.  This marks the end of an era for Lufthansa, spanning almost 50 years. A… Read More ›

GULFSTREAM UNVEILS ALL-NEW G500 INTERIOR

Customer-Centric Focus Drove Flexible, Comfortable, Customizable Cabin Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today debuted the all-new interior for the Gulfstream G500, revealing a wide-cabin space designed to exceed customer expectations of comfort, connectivity and flexibility. The unveiling took place at the National Business Aviation Association’s Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE), where Gulfstream is showing off the… Read More ›

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