The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for July showing demand growth of 5.3% (measured in revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) over the previous July. Capacity expanded exactly in tandem with demand (5.3%), resulting in a… Continue reading
Geneva – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing a strong increase in air cargo in July. Compared to July 2013, freight tonne kilometers (FTKs) rose 5.8%. This is an acceleration in growth… Continue reading
(Reuters) – The U.S. Defense Department is poised to approve the first trans-Atlantic flight of Lockheed Martin Corp’s F-35 fighter jet in July, when the new warplane is expected to take part in two international air shows near London, according… Continue reading
Geneva – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global air cargo traffic results for July showing a continuation of the modest improvement trend experienced in June. Global freight tonne kilometers (FTKs) were up 1.2% in July year-on-year, slightly better… Continue reading
The safety of passengers and crew members who fly aboard Boeing airplanes is our highest priority.
As a party to the investigation, Boeing supports the two recommendations from the UK Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB), which we think are reasonable… Continue reading
After the Fairford RIAT airshow on Sunday July 8th, we visited the Airbase the following Monday.
This day most of the participants of the RIAT Air Show departed to their home base or, in some cases, the next airshow like… Continue reading
WASHINGTON — NASA’s final space shuttle flight is targeted to launch July 8 at about 11:40 a.m. EDT from the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Four veteran astronauts will fly aboard shuttle Atlantis to deliver supplies and spare parts… Continue reading
RAF and Air Tattoo team up for flagship Battle of Britain tribute
Dogfights, a stirring international flypast and a moving â€˜missing manâ€™ formation of aircraft are among a string of memorable set pieces being planned by organisers of the Royal… Continue reading