Category: Other News

Meet Singapore Airlines, Royal Brunei Airlines, Lufthansa, LOT Polish Airlines & over 160 airlines & airports at Aviation Festival Asia

Reading Time: 2 minutes January 2019 – Asia’s largest commercial aviation event returns on 27th February at Suntec Convention Centre, Singapore. Attendees from over 160 airlines & airports such as Singapore Airlines, Changi Airport, Budapest Airport, ANA, Royal Brunei Airlines, Spring Airlines will gather. The 2019 event will bring over 180 expert speakers across 10 tracks: World Low Cost […]

Humans Need Not Apply: Robots are Taking Over Airports

Reading Time: 3 minutes Just a decade back a fully automated airport with no staff seemed something out of a science fiction movie. Today it is a reality. From Glasgow Airport’s trial with GLAdys, Shenzhen Airport’s operating security robot Anbot to the fully automated Changi’s Terminal 4 − the industry seems to be moving towards a completely seamless experience […]

KlasJet Becomes a Leading Player in Business Aviation

Reading Time: 2 minutes European business aviation company KlasJet has finished 2018 with a big bang. The company has extended its fleet with three Boeing 737-500s. Growth of the fleet is one of the cornerstones of KlasJet’s strategic goals in 2019. New aircraft enable the company to further extend bespoke services and experiences, tailored to sophisticated customer’s needs. Expansion […]

How ROI Turns Into Lost Profit for Aircraft Investors

Reading Time: 4 minutes 2019 kicked off with a $1bn investment of a US private equity giant KKR into the passenger and freight aircraft leasing business. The deal reflects the ever-growing interest of investment entities towards commercial aviation which is expected to generate $35.5bn of profits for aircraft lessees, the airlines, alone. But with an almost decade-long queue for […]

2019 Will Be a Year of Crossroads for Aviation Industry

Reading Time: 4 minutes 2018 was an interesting year for airlines. On one hand there was the introduction of the blockchain bringing greater security to aircraft maintenance data while presenting an opportunity to one day revolutionize most aspects of aviation from training to the passenger experience. But going along with the big strides that were made in technology was […]

FL Technics Opens a New Warehouse in Asia

Reading Time: 1 minute FL Technics, a global provider of integrated aircraft maintenance, repair & overhaul services, has announced further expansion to Asia region by opening a new warehouse in Singapore. The operations started at the beginning of November 2018. “The decision to add a warehouse location in Asia enables the company to scale up with customers who are […]

Flight Compensation Will Be Standard Procedure

Reading Time: 4 minutes The failing of the European airlines Alitalia, Monarch, and Air Berlin was just the start of a troubling trend that is plaguing the European market. Financial instability and the inability to gain traction in the European airline market led these airlines into bankruptcy. And now, more airlines are following suit. The most recent casualties in […]

CONNECT – Middle East, India & Africa launches in Dubai

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Airport Agency, founder of CONNECT, the largest independent Route Development Forum in Europe, partners with Reed Travel Exhibitions, the world’s largest travel event organiser to launch the first CONNECT in Dubai. Emirates will be the official airline partner while Emaar Hospitality Group will be the official hotel partner The two-day event will be co-located […]

Laserpas to Establish a Company in Korea

Reading Time: 1 minute Laserpas, an aerial power line inspection company, has received an official invitation to participate in the K-Startup Grand Challenge 2018 (KSGC). In August, the Company will begin an accelerated startup process that includes personal mentoring and support from the Korean government. Throughout the next 3.5 months, the Laserpas team will establish a company and make […]

Canadian Ice Hockey Players Arrived to Olympics With Unique Boeing 737

Reading Time: 1 minute On February 8, Canadian men‘s ice hockey team arrived to the Olympics, which take place at Pyeongchang resort in South Korea. For their travel the team chose Boeing 737-500, which is specially designed for groups of sportsmen. The private flight was organised by European business aviation company KlasJet in cooperation with aircraft charter broker Smart […]