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December 7, 2006, 5:29 AM

New aircraft orders placed this year from Air India and Indian Airlines should ensure that the government-owned carriers can compete against promising new domestic and international operators on the subcontinent.

December 7, 2006, 5:16 AM

In the last financial year Emirates Airlines boosted its profits by 49 percent, to a record $637 million on $4.9 billion in revenues, which is up 36 percent year-over-year.

December 7, 2006, 5:08 AM

Emirates has expanded the use of self check-in facilities at Dubai International Airport. It now offers 11 self-service kiosks to passengers holding electronic or magnetic-strip tickets.

December 7, 2006, 5:07 AM

Emirates Airline is constructing a new engineering center, engine test facility and headquarters–all of which it expects to open by January 2007.

December 7, 2006, 5:04 AM

Exactly 20 years old this past October 25, Emirates Airline expects to continue its prolific growth of the past two decades by taking delivery of an average of one new aircraft a month until 2012, more than doubling its present fleet of 81 airplanes.

December 7, 2006, 4:41 AM

Balancing available technology with the inevitable shifts in what governments will spend to achieve incremental gains, it’s tough to say what the air traffic management (ATM) environment of tomorrow will look like. Weren’t we all supposed to be living in a Free Flight utopia by now?

December 7, 2006, 4:31 AM

Aiming to improve turbulence detection

December 6, 2006, 2:05 PM

In the quarter century since the Islamic Revolution of 1979, Iran has established in-house capability for the development and production of cruise and ballistic missiles.

December 6, 2006, 2:01 PM

Western powers increasingly characterize Iran as a potential cause for instability in the Middle East. The U.S. and its allies charge Tehran with funding and supporting the insurgency in Iraq, maintaining a well-developed ballistic missile program and seeking its own nuclear arsenal.

December 6, 2006, 1:59 PM

Iranian companies have accumulated considerable experience in the development and production of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) since the country imported its first one in 1979.

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