Turkey's Pegasus Airlines has become the first airline to take delivery of the Airbus A320neo powered by CFM International's LEAP-1A engines.
Turkish Airlines has issued a statement announcing that all operations and flights proceed to be uninterrupted.
Qatar Airways Cargo has launched new freighter services to New York (JFK) and Halifax, Nova Scotia (Canada).
An Oman Air aircraft suffered a burst tire when landing at Julius Nyerere International Airport, Dar es Salaam, over the weekend.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations (FIATA) have announced an agreement to implement the IATA-FIATA Air Cargo Programme (IFACP).
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau is investigating an incident where an Emirates Airline Airbus A380 descended below minimum assigned altitude while on approach to land at Melbourne Tullamarine International airport according to a
Naft Airlines is to acquire ten Airbus narrow-body aircraft as part of its fleet renewal plans, reports ch-aviation.
Jordan will host the 6th annual Arab Aviation Summit this December 5 & 6 under the theme 'Linking Cultures, Driving Economies.' The Summit, at a Dead Sea resort, will focus on the trends, insights and opportunities driving the continuous development of the Arab
Sukhoi Civil Aircraft (SCAC) has delivered two of its Sukhoi Business Jets (SBJ) to the Royal Thai Air Force, in a roll-out ceremony held at Sukhoi's base in Venice.
Turkish low cost carrier Pegasus Airlines has postponed the acceptance of the first CFM International Leap-1A-powered Airbus A320neo.
Egyptian accident investigators have confirmed that the word “fire” has been clearly identified in data from the cockpit voice recorder recovered from the wreckage of EgyptAir flight 804 that crashed into the Mediterranean Sea in
Turkish Airlines operations at Ataturk Istanbul, are returning to normal after last night's failed military coup.
Qatar Airways has signed a contribution and shareholders agreement with Alisarda, the parent company of Meridiana.
EgyptAir has ordered nine Next-Generation 737-800s at the 2016 Farnborough International Airshow.
The Solar Impulse 2 has landed in Egypt after a flight of nearly 49 hours without fuel, covering a distance of 3,745 kilometres.
ATR has presented its 20 year market forecast, which shows a need for 2,800 more turboprop aircraft by 2036.
Qatar Airways and LATAM jointly revealed at the Farnborough Airshow today that the Gulf carrier is t buy up to 10% of the Latin American airline giant.
Boeing and Qatar Airways have announced today at the 2016 Farnborough International Airshow the launch of a new Performance Improvement Package.
Following the acquisition in March this year of Navtech, Airbus has launched its new integrated flight operations and air traffic management service company – Navblue – to provide a complete range of
Boeing has projected a demand for 39,620 new aircraft, valued at USD5.9 trillion, over the next 20 years.
Airbus' Global Market Forecast has predicted that in the next 20 years, there will be a need for over 33,000 new aircraft, with a need for higher capacity aircraft.
Qatar Airways and Gulfstream Aerospace Corp have announced an order for three new G650ERs at the Farnborough Air Show.
Emirates Airlines has contracted on Saint Louis, Missouri-based Essex Industries to outfit the whole EK fleet of Airbus and Boeing aircraft with the Essex PBE, protective breathing equipment.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced global passenger traffic results for May showing that demand (measured in revenue passenger kilometers, or RPKs) rose 4.6%, compared to the same month in 2015, which
The Emirates Aircraft Appearance Centre has completely stripped and repainted 33 aircraft last year, or 13% of its fleet.
Flydubai has announced it will begin daily operations to Prague, starting 1st July.
Boeing and Iran Air have reached agreement on a $25 billion deal, as Boeing plans to sell the carrier 100 737 and 777 aircraft.
Flights are being diverted from Turkey's Istanbul Ataturk Airport after ten people died and “dozens” of people injured following a terrorist attack.
Gulf Air has selected Alfa Express Company for its waste management and recycling drive.
A Mahan Air BAe 146-300 sufferered a nose gear collapse on landing at Kharg Island on Sunday.
Air Cairo has signed an agreement with Amadeus Altéa for IT and distribution services in hope of increasing air traffic.
Saudi private aviation services company, Sky Prime Aviation Services, is to deploy SITA's next-generation passenger services system (PSS) to manage its new VIP flight service being introduced to its premium passengers.
The blacklisting of Iran Air on the EU safety register has been lifted in the latest list of airlines the European Commission considered not meeting international safety standards has been released.
The flight data recorder (FDR) from the EgyptAir Airbus A320 that crashed into the Mediterranean Sea in May has been recovered, Egyptian officials say.
Pegasus Airlines has announced its traffic results for the first five months of 2016 through the Public Disclosure Forum (KAP).
The first of the “black boxes” from the crashed EgyptAir flight 804 has been recovered, Egyptian officials said tonight.
The complaints made against Emirates by South African authorities last year are still being investigated.
Bombardier Commercial Aircraft has announced that its CS100 aircraft has been awarded Type Validation by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
Investigators looking into the missing EgyptAir flight have received further radar data of the aircrafts manoeuvres, but have said the cockpit voice recorder will only emit a signal
Airports Council International (ACI) has announced that global passenger traffic has seen moderate growth, and air freight volumes are slowly increasing.
The long wait is over - SaudiGulf Airlines has been granted its AOC by Saudi Arabia's civil aviation authority GACA. The airline – headed by former Royal Jordanian and Gulf Air boss, Samer Majali – will begin operating domestic flights from Dammam after June
Royal Jordanian and Qatar Airways have expanded their codeshare agreement, adding six new destinations to Royal Jordanian's network, and adding flights from Amman to Doha to Qatar's network.
Flynas has wet-leased a pair of A320-200s from Turkey's Freebird Airlines, ch-aviation has reported.
Gulf Air has reduced its losses by 88% since beginning its restructuring strategy in 2013.
An EgyptAir A330-220 aircraft diverted from its planned route from Cairo to Beijing thing morning to make an emergency landing following a security threat.
TrueNorth Avionics has introduced connected.aero, its airborne connectivity service.
Pegasus Airlines has expanded its ground operations at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen Airport to now include ramp and aircraft parking services.
Qatar Airways has entered into a codeshare agreement with SriLankan Airlines on flights between Colombo and Doha.
Etihad Airways has appointed three UAE nationals as airport managers in South Korea, Seychelles, and Saudi Arabia.
Sir Tim Clark, the president of Dubai's Emirates airline has called on the aviation industry to “do more” to quickly locate aircraft data recorders (black boxes) following crashes, as well as ensuring air
In the aftermath of the March 2014 disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, ICAO adopted a proposal for airlines to adhere to a standard of reporting aircraft position at least once every 15 minutes when in
Ahmed Adel, assistant chief of the EgyptAir Holding Company was keynote speaker for a symposium held by the American Chamber of Commerce in Cairo. He called for respect the rights of the families affected by the crash of the
Gulf Air's inaugural flight to Dakar has touched down, the first of a five weekly service.
IATA has called on two Arab League governments specifically to respect international agreements obliging them to ensure airlines are able to repatriate their revenues.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) 72nd Annual General Meeting saw airlines denouncing the illegal wildlife trade and pledge to fight against trafficking.
EgyptAir could order a "considerable" number of narrowbodies within days, chief executive Safwat Mosallam says, standing by its fleet renewal plans despite plummeting demand for tourism in the North African country.
Emirates SkyCargo has launched a weekly freighter service from Hong Kong to Dubai via Dehli.
Air Arabia is to introduce SITA's next-generation passenger management system to extract even greater efficiency across its operations.
Air Libya has taken delivery of a leased Boeing 737-500 from Aerovista.
Airbus has announced that the A320neo with CFM International's LEAP-1A engine has received type certification from European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
Emirates is on a mission to raise awareness about the threat that the illegal wildlife trade poses to the survival of some of the planet's most endangered and iconic animals.
France has dispatched a specialist naval vessel to the area where EgyptAir flight MS804 is believed to have crashed into the Mediterranean Sea. The vessel will be carrying staff from the French air accident
Gulf Air flight GF155, carrying 247 passengers, from Manila to Bahrain experienced severe turbulence while mid-flight on earlier today resulting in some passengers and crew sustaining minor injuries.
Senior EgyptAir officials have met with relatives of MS804 passengers, at a hotel near Cairo international airport.
An Egyptian forensics official and investigation team has arrived today at a nearby hotel at Cairo International airport, where relatives of the victims are hosted.
Airbus Helicopters has presented an exclusive first showing of the H160 VIP version at EBACE.
The Embraer E190-E2 jet has completed its maiden flight ahead of schedule, with the flight planned for the second half of the year.
Fifty ministers of transport have gathered for the International Transport Forum Summit in Leipzig, to discuss 'green and inclusive transport'.
The Egyptian Armed Forces have informed EgyptAir that they have found first debris from the missing aircraft operating flight MS804 around 290 KM from the Egyptian coastline.
Greek aircraft have reported seeing two pieces of debris which could be linked to the missing EgyptAir Airbus A320 which disappeared over the Mediterranean earlier this morning, There is, as yet, no confirmation that the debris is part of any
The UAE is constantly looking out for new partnerships in all fields to explore the future strategic sectors, said Adel Ahmad Al Redha, executive vice president and chief operations officer of Emirates and member of the Board of Trustees
Gulf Air's Board of Directors have announced the instatement of Maher Salman Jabber Al Musallam in the position of chief executive officer.
Rockwell Collins' Future Airspace Navigation System (FANS) 1/A solution is now certified as part of a supplemental type certificate held by Dassault Falcon Jet.
Iran Air has retired its last remaining B747-200B from active commercial service, reports ch-aviation.
Nesma Airlines is due to acquire its maiden A319-100, adding to the carrier's three A320-200s.
Nile Air will commence regular internal Egyptian flights during the Eid Al-Fitr holiday season.
Qatar Airways is making selective flight cancellations in several markets because of a delay in Airbus aircraft deliveries, reports ATW.
Pegasus has announced the signing of a codeshare deal with Saudi Arabia's first low-cost airline Flynas.
Rolls-Royce announced today that it has despatched the first 'shipset' of four engines as part of its largest ever order, for Emirates.
Etihad has announced a new organisational structure for the growing multi-faceted business to create clearer management responsibilities for the different companies.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced global passenger traffic results for March showing that demand (measured in revenue passenger kilometers, or RPKs) rose 5.3%, compared to the same month last
A specialist team from Etihad Airways has today visited the nine passengers, hospitalised after Etihad Airways flight EY474 encountered severe and unexpected clear air turbulence, to provide ongoing care,
Finmeccanica has announced that third prototype (A/C3) of the AgustaWestland AW609 TiltRotor has completed its first ground run.
Etihad Airways has today issued the following statement regarding flight EY474 from Abu Dhabi to Jakarta that suffered severe turbulence.
Turkish Airlines has boosted its Middle East and GCC capacity in Q1 with both regions seeing double-digit growth. The airline's Chief Marketing Officer Ahmet Olmuştur said during the first three months of this year, its
Kosovo's only airport closed on Monday after a Turkish Airlines jet carrying 143 passengers and eight crew from Istanbul skidded off the runway while landing, reports Reuters.
FlyEgypt is planning to begin scheduled passenger operations next month.
The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved the Airbus A350-900 for Extended-range Twin engine aircraft Operations (ETOPS) over 180 minutes diversion time.
The Boeing 737 MAX 8 has marked a key achievement after completing high altitude flight testing in La Paz, Bolivia. It's the first international trip for the 737 MAX flight-test fleet.
Boeing is set to deliver a record number of airplanes this year to Turkish Airlines, totalling six 777-300ERs and 20 Next-Generation 737-800s.
Etihad Airways has announced its strongest annual financial results to date, with a net profit of US$ 103 million on total revenues of US$ 9.02 billion.
Jazeera Airways has announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2016.
Qatar Airways has opened the new Qatar Airways Dubai Premium Lounge at Dubai International Airport, Concourse D.
Royal Jordanian has announced its losses have dropped by JD1 million (USD1.4 million) from JD8.3 million to JD7.3 million.
Flydubai has announced its new onboard services, including WiFi connectivity, live television streaming and a new seatback inflight entertainment interface.
Emirates has extended its individual global marketing agreements with Mauritius and the Seychelles, continuing to promote both countries' tourist markets.
Etihad Cargo has expanded to Kuwait by adding an additional freighter, and is introducing a twice-weekly service to Muscat.
EgyptAir is showcasing at the three-day Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2016 exhibition, at Dubai World Trade Centre.
Gulf Air has announced the return of service between Bahrain and Dhaka, Bangladesh, from next month.
The airline industry is celebrating its best ever performance for successfully handling baggage according to a report issued by SITA this morning.