European Regions Airline Association (ERA) welcomed European Council’s adoption of updated European Union (EU) aviation safety rules aiming to increase efficiency and lower costs, while bringing about greater competitiveness and less administration for airspace users.
Passenger number growth continued at Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) during March this year as passenger numbers rose by seven percent compared to March 2017.
During the Philippine Aviation Day in Manila on October 27, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) called on the government of the Philippines to maximise the economic and social benefits that aviation can bring to the development of the country by addressing airport infrastructure deficiencies in Manila, abandoning proposals for increased taxation on aviation and adopting smarter regulation principles.
According to Jetcraft’s recent Business Aviation Market Forecast, global fleet will grow 33 percent over the next decade, with 8,349 unit deliveries valued at USD252 billion in revenues.
Sentient Jet will serve as the official private jet partner of the Breeders’ Cup, making it the exclusive private aviation partner of the races for the seventh year.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) forecasts that Africa, by 2035 will be affected by 350 million airline passengers and acknowledged priorities which must be taken into consideration if aviation is to result in economic growth and social benefits for the countries of the continent.
Tony Douglas has assumed the role of group CEO of Etihad Aviation Group (EAG).
According to a recent study conducted by London School of Economics and Political Science and Inmarsat Aviation, inflight broadband has the potential to create a USD130 billion global market within the next 20 years, resulting in USD30 billion of additional revenue for airlines by 2035.
In August, Cairo International Airport welcomed 1.4 million passengers, registering 5.9 percent increase compared to the corresponding month in 2016.