Air Transport

News and issues relating to international air transport and cargo carriers, national airlines and regional airlines, including aircraft, engines, personnel, acquisitions, accidents, safety, security and training.

Atlas Air Boeing 747 freighter
Jan 20, 2016 - 12:06 PM
The acquisition will add Southern Air's Boeing 777 and 737 freighters to the Atlas Air fleet of Boeing 747s.
Jan 20, 2016 - 10:38 AM
Delivery marks culmination of five years of development
Jan 19, 2016 - 4:21 PM
Fabricates first part of central fuselage II
Jan 19, 2016 - 12:06 PM
Swiss International Airlines crews arrive in Canada for flight training
Jan 19, 2016 - 11:21 AM
Airbus, Boeing to vie for some $20 billion in business
Frequentis headquarters in Vienna
Jan 18, 2016 - 3:01 PM
Frequentis acquired Comsoft in an insolvency proceeding, bringing together two suppliers of advanced air traffic management systems.
Jan 15, 2016 - 10:02 AM
Airlines retain code-share rights on 26 routes through end of winter schedule
Jan 12, 2016 - 2:44 PM
Company targets A320neo, A330, A350 and A380 programs
ANA Boeing 787
Jan 12, 2016 - 1:22 PM
The partnership will enable the two airlines to 'take maximum advantage' of the increasing demand for air travel in the Asia market.
Flight deck automation systems
Jan 12, 2016 - 10:12 AM
The FAA does not have processes in place to monitor pilots' mastery of automation and manual flying, the Transportation Department IG says.