Air Transport

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April 7, 2021, 9:25 AM

Qatar’s Al Baker Challenges GE on Future Engine

Qatar Airways’ CEO has called on GE to accelerate efforts toward a “future-technology” engine.

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Mar 24, 2021 - 1:14 PM
Europe’s largest LCC expects to take delivery of its first high-seat density Max 8 in April and operate just 16 of them across its network this summer.
Mar 23, 2021 - 10:53 AM
The Swedish government will introduce takeoff and landing charges to encourage airlines to use more fuel-efficient aircraft with lower emissions.
Mar 22, 2021 - 3:53 PM
The chief executive of European LCC EasyJet sees hydrogen and electric propulsion as the best solution for short-haul flights.
Mar 22, 2021 - 12:20 AM
Researchers in the U.S. have developed a process to make SAF from discarded food and sewage.
Mar 18, 2021 - 9:01 AM
Airbus, DLR, Rolls-Royce, and Neste have launched a study into the benefits of flying a widebody airliner on 100 percent SAF.
Mar 17, 2021 - 3:47 PM
Along with a paltry delivery total, ATR ended last year with net orders for three airplanes.
Mar 17, 2021 - 11:06 AM
IATA director general Alexandre de Juniac called for better coordination between governments in ensuring freedom of movement.
Mar 16, 2021 - 12:12 PM
Air traffic control providers eschewed the organized track structure on March 9.
Bjørn Kjos
Mar 15, 2021 - 12:50 PM
Norse Atlantic Airways plans to launch flights between Europe and the U.S. in December using Boeing 787s.
Boom Overture (Image: Boom Supersonic)
Mar 12, 2021 - 11:45 AM
The airframer said the strategic investment from American Express Ventures will help support continued development of the Overture supersonic airliner.