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  • Virgin Australia Expands Into Japan Further With New ANA Codeshare

    Virgin Australia has inked a new deal with Japan’s ANA to begin operating codeshares throughout Australia and eventually internationally! These new codeshare flights will greatly improve access ...


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    https://simpleflying.com/virgin-australia-ana-codeshare/5846
  • Bombardier Reassessing Their A220 Deal With Airbus

    Bombardier, Airbus‘ minor partner in the A220 program, is coming to regret the choice of selling 51% of its small jetliner program to Airbus. Bombardier originally set out to open up a new marke...


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    https://simpleflying.com/bombardier-a220-deal-reassessment/5847
  • Toyota invests $394 million in Joby Aviation's flying taxis

    Japanese car manufacturer Toyota has been named as the lead investor in Californian-based aerospace company Joby Aviation's latest Series C funding round, which raised $590 million. Of that total,...


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    https://www.zdnet.com/article/toyota-invests-394-million-in-joby-aviations-flying-taxis/#ftag=RSSbaffb685843
  • Jet Edge acquires JetSelect to expand private charter fleet

    Jet Edge (EDG, Van Nuys) has acquired Columbus-based rival JetSelect Aviation, expanding its fleet of large-cabin and long-range private aircraft to include a bolstered range in the super-midsize cabi...


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    https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/85282-jet-edge-acquires-jetselect-to-expand-private-charter-fleet5844
  • APD cut being considered to save Flybe

    The government is reportedly considering cutting Air Passenger Duty on UK domestic flights in an effort to keep regional carrier Flybe from going into administration. Sky News reported yesterday that ...


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    https://buyingbusinesstravel.com/news/apd-cut-being-considered-to-save-flybe/5841
  • Jet Edge International Acquires JetSelect Aviation

    Jet Edge International acquires Columbus, Ohio-based JetSelect Aviation to create one of the world’s largest and most diverse fleets of aircraft based throughout the United States. The acquisiti...


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    https://www.streetinsider.com/Business+Wire/Jet+Edge+International+Acquires+JetSelect+Aviation+To+Create+One+of+the+World%E2%80%99s+Largest+and+Most+Diverse+Fleets+of+Super+Midsize+and+Large+Cabin+Aircraft/16333630.html5842
  • Etihad Expands Its Partnership With Gulf Air

    Gulf Air has partnered up with Etihad to share benefits across both loyalty programs. Members of Etihad Guest, the loyalty program of Etihad, can now use their membership to redeem benefits across Gul...


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    https://simpleflying.com/etihad-gulf-air-partnership/5837
  • ​Airbus begins BelugaXL operations

    Airbus has started operating the first of the six BelugaXL high-capacity transports it is building to facilitate production ramp-up. The A330-based aircraft completed its first operational flight on 9...


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    https://www.flightglobal.com/airframers/airbus-begins-belugaxl-operations/136116.article5838
  • ANA Set To Receive Its Final Airbus A380 In April

    All Nippon Airways has revealed it expects to receive its final Airbus A380 in April. As the program was brought to a halt last year, only Emirates orders will remain following the delivery. Last Marc...


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    https://simpleflying.com/ana-final-airbus-a380/5832

EVENTS

Conferences

Airfinance Journal Dublin 2020

AIRFINANCE JOURNAL DUBLIN 2020

January 21-23, 2020
Taking place on 21st - 23rd January, Airfinance Journal Dublin returns to the CCD. Over 2000 aviation finance professionals operating worldwide. 70+ private meeting locations and the ability to set up meetings and request attendance from your ‘wish list’, who may already be in attendance...

AirCargo 2020

AIRCARGO 2020

January 26-28, 2020
AirCargo brings together all actors in the air cargo supply chain in one location to discuss trends, challenges, opportunities and the future of the air cargo industry. Airlines, airport authorities, freight forwarders, truckers and expediting companies along with the vendors who support them are al...

Aero Engine Americas

AERO ENGINE AMERICAS

February 04-05, 2020
Aero-Engines Americas takes place at the JW Marriott Turnberry, Miami, FL, USA on February 4-5, 2020. This hugely popular event series is still the only conference exclusively dedicated to the trends and issues related to the region’s engine MRO community.

Qatar Aviation Aeropolitical and Regulatory Summit

QATAR AVIATION AEROPOLITICAL AND REGULATORY SUMMIT

February 05-06, 2020
As the first Aeropolitical gathering of its kind in the Middle East, the inaugural CAPA Qatar Aviation Aeropolitical and Regulatory Summit in February 2019 was a sell-out and resounding success. The Summit concluded with the agreement of the ‘Doha Declaration,’ a manifesto that called fo...

5th International Conference on Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering

5TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MECHANICAL AND AERONAUTICAL ENGINEERING

December 12-15, 2019
ICMAE 2019 is the premier interdisciplinary forum for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering. We warmly welcome prospective authors to submit their new research or technological contributions to ICMAE 2019, for sharing valuable ...

American Aerospace & Defense Summit

AMERICAN AEROSPACE & DEFENSE SUMMIT

December 11-12, 2019
The American Aerospace & Defense Summit, organized by the Generis Group will take place from 11th December to 12th December 2019 at the Renaissance Phoenix Glendale Hotel & Spa in Phoenix, United States. The conference will feature with over 150 industry peers as we delve into strategies to ...

SiriusDecisions 2019 Technology Exchange

SIRIUSDECISIONS 2019 TECHNOLOGY EXCHANGE

December 09-11, 2019
The drive for growth never ceases for b-to-b organizations, and more than ever technology is at the centre of enabling that progress. Gone are the days however when a disparate, disconnected set of platforms strewn across sales, marketing an product can serve the organization effectively. An aligned...

CAPA World Aviation Outlook Summit

CAPA WORLD AVIATION OUTLOOK SUMMIT

December 05-06, 2019
The CAPA World Aviation Outlook Summit, held in conjunction with the CAPA World Aviation Awards for Excellence Gala Dinner, will provide an aviation market outlook for the Europe, Asia, Middle East and Americas regions and review the commercial and operational pillars that will drive airline strateg...

 

Webinars

JAN 21, 2020 | 08:00 PM
BASIC AERODYNAMIC PRINCIPLES DEMONSTRATED IN AEROBATICS
Ever dream about flying in 3D? Want to learn more about the fundamentals of aerobatics? IAC member and aerobatic pilot Dagmar Kress will talk about the basic aerodynamic principles that are involved in flying aerobatics. Qualifies for FAA WINGS.
JAN 22, 2020 | 12:00 PM
CT-BASED SIMULATION OF COMPLEX PARTS AND MATERIALS IN AEROSPACE
This webinar will look at solutions for simulation, testing, and inspection of high-value and critical parts, including for aerospace. We will cover current challenges to do with complex materials and manufacturing methods, and how a workflow using Synopsys Simpleware software integrates m...
JAN 22, 2020 | 8:00 pm
EAA PROFICIENCY365™ - STAY ACTIVE AND CURRENT YEAR-ROUND
Improve your flying, proficiency, and safety with EAA Proficiency365, an exclusive member benefit that can help you stay active year-round using flight simulators to advance your flying proficiency, improve your safety, and keep your pilot certificate current without a need for a biennial ...
JAN 24, 2020 | 01:00 AM
HELICOPTER, WINTER OPS AND MAINTENANCE
Helicopter Winter Ops and Maintenance. Topics of discussion will be the especially difficult winter flying conditions for pilots and the winter maintenance topics of system care and maintenance, weight & balance, system and aircraft warm up, blade care and lots more.
JAN 27, 2020 | 02:00 PM
TURNING YOUR AVIATION RESEARCH QUESTION INTO A PROBLEM STATEMENT
Are you interested in submitting your great idea to the Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP)? TRB is hosting a webinar on Monday, January 27, 2020, from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM ET that will talk you through the process. Although nearly every ACRP research project begins its life as a pro...
JAN 28, 2020
MODEL-BASED OPTIMIZATION OF AIRCRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL SYSTEMS (ECS) DESIGN THROUGH SIMULATION
When designing an aircraft environmental control system, you need to consider many aspects such as cooling, heating, ventilation, humidity/contaminant control, and pressurization in the context of aircraft occupied compartments, cargo compartments or electronic equipment bays. In parallel ...

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SYSTEMS AT AIRPORTS
Sponsored
TRB conducted a webinar on Monday, June 12, 2017, from 2:00PM to 3:30PM ET that features research from TRB’s Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Report 59: Information Technology Systems at Airports--A Primer, and ACRP Report 128: Alternative IT Delivery Methods and Best Prac...
DIGITAL FLIGHT OPS DOCUMENT MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE DEMO & OVERVIEW
The Webinar begins with the Arconics experts providing a full overview of the AeroDocs DMS, currently being deployed at Qatar Airways, focusing on key functionality and on crucial safety and regulatory compliance benefits. If an airline has a scheduled IATA IOSA audit, they will appreciate...
IMPROVING SAFETY THROUGH ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION
When a major transportation accident occurs, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is the U.S. federal agency that steps in to investigate, determine probable cause, and issue safety recommendations to prevent future accidents. The agency’s work has ensured that the American tran...
THE “B’S” ARE COMING! AN EVOLUTION OF THE SONEX DESIGN PHILOSOPHY
Sonex Aircraft founder and EAA Homebuilt Hall of Fame member, John Monnett discusses the company’s newest designs, the B model Sonex and Waiex. John will explain the philosophy of the new designs and how they have evolved from the existing models.
TIPS FOR FLYING INTO EAA AIRVENTURE OSHKOSH 2016
EAA AirVenture NOTAM Chairman Fred Stadler shares some hints and tips for reducing your pilot workload when flying into AirVenture 2016. Discussion will highlight the special requirements and procedures of the FAA-issued NOTAM.
FLIGHT LOAD PLANNING AND AUTOMATED WEIGHT & BALANCE SOFTWARE DEMO ON-DEMAND WEBINAR
During the Webinar the Smart4Aviation experts provide you with a full tour of the Smart LOAD solution and using the software as a guide show you how the system allows automation of the entire aircraft load process - from the cargo manifest to airplane take-off; whilst always maximizing pay...

RESOURCES

Our plane was scheduled to leave at around 5:50pm but was later delayed to around 7:00pm and got in around 9:00pm, about an hour late. However delay or not, the hours are very good! The plane leaves i...

On 16 December 2009, the Government released its aviation white paper. This is the most comprehensive statement of the Government’s aviation policy. The white paper followed the release of the a...

In its coalition agreement, the Dutch government established a
clear vision for the continued development of the Netherlands. This
vision focuses on an innovative, competitive and enterp...

Aviation and cybersecurity go hand in hand. Computer systems are the driving force behind the aviation industry, and ensuring the right security measures are in place is paramount to operational wellb...

A number of new technologies are poised to change the game in aviation maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO). These technologies include highly visible innovations such as mobile devices and augment...

Compression molded Discontinuous Long Fiber (DLF) composites continue to see successful Aerospace adoption for metal replacement opportunities, providing  a viable non-metallic option for cost-ef...

In the simplest terms, airlines need to maximize the value of their aircraft by increasing profits from time in the air while decreasing the costs and time on the ground. Efficient aircraft ground ope...

We are in the midst of the most significant advancement in aviation technology in more than sixty years. NextGen (Next Generation Air Transportation System), the FAA’s airspace modernization pro...

The aviation industry is poised for a period of unprecedented technological change, providing significant opportunities and challenges for airlines and suppliers alike. E-enablement’s connectivi...