Monthly Archives: October 2022

Atlantic City, NJ to Host TakeOff North America 2023

Today, as TakeOff North America 2022 takes place this weekend in Las Vegas, NV, event organizers announced that next year’s event will see the region’s domestic air service development community unite in Atlantic City, NJ. Confirmed to take place from August 13-15, 2023, the sixth TakeOff North America event will be hosted by the Atlantic […]

SWISS becomes the world’s first passenger airline to adopt carbon-efficient AeroSHARK technology

On Friday SWISS became the first airline in the world to deploy the innovative AeroSHARK technology on its passenger services. The transparent AeroSHARK film which has been applied to its aircraft’s fuselage and engine nacelles replicates the hydrodynamic skin of a shark to reduce aerodynamic drag and, as a result, lower both inflight fuel consumption […]

Boeing and Cargolux finalize 777-8 Freighter order

Last week Boeing and Cargolux finalized an order of 10 777-8 Freighters with options for six additional airplanes, with a signing ceremony at Cargolux’s headquarters in Luxembourg. The selection of Boeing’s newest freighter was previously announced at this year’s Farnborough International Airshow as Cargolux’s preferred choice as the replacement for its 747-400 Freighter fleet. The […]

Airbus Beluga delivers Airbus satellite to Kennedy Space Center

First Airbus Eurostar Neo satellite successfully launched just hours before its twin arrived at KSC Second Eutelsat telecommunications satellite to join its twin in orbit within a month BelugaST fuelled with 30% Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) for Toulouse departure A special aircraft landed at the Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral in Florida this weekend: […]

Airbus and partners embark on SAF deliveries in China

Airbus has opened a new sustainable aviation chapter in China as an A320neo for China Eastern Airlines – first time powered by a five percent Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) fuel blend – took off from its Airbus Delivery Centre in Tianjin.  SAF is a sustainably-produced aviation fuel made from feedstocks ranging from used fat, oil […]

Croatia Airlines to replace existing fleet with a new unified fleet by 2026

Croatia’s flag carrier’s new fleet to create better and more competitive airline service in the Republic of Croatia In accordance with Croatia Airlines’ post-Covid-19 strategy, which was adopted in August last year, and with the aim of renewing its fleet, of increasing the efficiency of its business operations, and of improving the company’s competitiveness, Croatia’s […]

easyJet to Operate Charity Northern Lights Flight

easyJet and charity Aerobility are partnering to offer a special flight to experience the magic of the Northern Lights at 30,000 feet Tickets include a two-course meal, entertainment and expert presentations including from BBC’s Sky at Night presenter Pete Lawrence The funds raised go to charity Aerobility, whose mission is to provide anyone with any […]

Qatar Airways Cargo Launches the Digital Lounge

Qatar Airways Cargo’s Digital Lounge will provide the gateway to its Next Generation services: simplicity, scope, and security were the carrier’s guiding principles in the redesign of its web platform. DOHA, Qatar – The first step in Qatar Airways Cargo’s Digital transformation journey is visible with its brand-new website released in May this year. The new […]

Turkish Airlines signed Global SAF Declaration

Turkish Airlines continues its support for the development of Sustainable Aviation Fuels which play a key role in reducing carbon emissions. Starting to actively use Sustainable Aviation Fuel during its operations as of 2022, Turkish Airlines emphasized the importance of the matter for the company by signing Global SAF Declaration. Global SAF Declaration represents collaboration […]