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March 30, 2023, 3:56 PM

European Airlines Cautiously Optimistic on Summer Disruptions

Airlines for Europe member airlines expect stronger demand and markedly less disruption than during last year's chaotic summer season.

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Satellite in orbit above the Earth
Mar 23, 2023 - 10:11 AM
The International Civil Aviation Organization considers the rollout of new dual-frequency multi-constellation standards a ‘major milestone’.
Mar 23, 2023 - 8:30 AM
Scheduled to launch in 2025, the first United eVTOL route will take passengers between O’Hare International Airport and Vertiport Chicago.
Mar 22, 2023 - 3:23 PM
Olivier Andriès, CEO of Safran, warns that Europe will fall behind the U.S. if it does not heighten its SAF usage and production ambitions.
Mar 22, 2023 - 12:37 PM
Alphabet organizations such as the Regional Airline Association applaud a bill to allow airline pilots to fly until age 67 in the U.S.
Delta pilots and flight crew walking through glass covered terminal corridor overlooking airport parking
Mar 21, 2023 - 2:48 PM
The Delta Propel Flight Academy in Vero Beach, Florida, will open its doors to pilot recruits in June.
Central Mountain Air De Havilland Dash 8-300 on airport ramp
Mar 21, 2023 - 11:34 AM
British Columbia-based regional airline Central Mountain Air has rolled out the iQSMS reporting module to further optimize its safety management.
Ryanair director of operations Neal McMahon (left) and CEO Eddie Wilson hold signs calling for customers to sign a petition to allow for French overflights while air traffic controllers in the country stage strikes.
Mar 20, 2023 - 12:23 PM
Europe’s largest low-cost airline launched a petition calling for the European Commission to allow overflights when French controllers stage a strike.
Qantas A330-200 on takeoff
Mar 20, 2023 - 10:44 AM
GPS/GNSS signal interference has become more common in the aviation industry.
TransNusa ARJ21-700 in aircraft hangar
Mar 17, 2023 - 9:57 AM
The first ARJ21 operator outside of China, Indonesian low-cost carrier TransNusa Aviation, prepares for service launch.
Mar 17, 2023 - 8:51 AM
Following a rebuke from NTSB chair Jennifer Homendy, the FAA moves to establish rulemaking committee for 25-hour CVR capacity.