Union Minister of Civil Aviation Shri Jyotiraditya M. Scindia today attended the annual event of Air Cargo Forum India (ACFI) as the chief guest. The theme of the annual event was “10 Million: Vision 2030; Stimulating, Scaling, Steering Air Cargo”. Other dignitaries who graced the event were Shri Piyush Srivastava, Senior Economic Advisor, Minister of Civil Aviation, Shri Cyrus Katgara, President, ACFI, Shri Yashpal Sharma, Vice President, ACFI. Besides, Shri... Read More
Singapore Airshow 2022 has finally started and it was inaugurated by the Minister for Defence, Dr Ng Eng Hen and Minister for Transport and Minister-in-charge of Trade Relations, Mr S Iswaran, at the Changi Exhibition Centre, Singapore. The biennial event is taking place from 15 – 18 February 2022 at the Changi Exhibition Centre, with more than 13,000 trade attendees and almost 600 participating companies from more than 39 countries/regions;... Read More
Pratt & Whitney has announced that its GTF engines have saved Asia Pacific airline operators more than 300 million gallons of fuel. This has helped the airlines in avoiding three million metric tonnes of carbon emissions since 2016. In the Asia Pacific, there are 25 airlines that operate flights with a GTF engine and over 500 aircraft including the Airbus A320neo family, A220, and Embraer E-2 jets have this engine.... Read More
The slow recovery of the global aviation industry and the government travel restrictions due to the Omicron variant of COVID-19 is likely to cast a shadow over Singapore Airshow next week. The first wave of the pandemic completely disrupted the 2020 event, but this year shows a betterment. India will showcase its indigenously developed Tejas Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) at the four-day Singapore Airshow from February 15-18, 2022. The Defence... Read More
For Republic Day 2022, the Ministry of Civil Aviation showcased the growth of the Indian aviation industry as the tableau. The key focus was India’s regional connectivity scheme UDAN and the rich dividends it has been earning for the country. The aviation industry's tableau was in the shape of an aircraft with women pilots in front, depicting the women power in the country’s aviation industry. India ranks first in the... Read More
Singapore Airshow, Asia’s largest and most influential international aerospace and defence exhibition, will take place at Changi Exhibition Centre, Singapore, from February 15-18, 2022. This is the eighth edition of its programme. Its proprietary rewards programme AeroPerks features uniquely local and sustainable brands and extends the programme to anyone working or studying in Singapore’s aerospace industry. This means that AeroPerks will be made available to staff of all ACRA-registered aerospace... Read More
The leading aerospace event in the Middle East, Dubai Airshow 2021, witnessed participation from more than 104,000 attendees across five days (from 14-18 November). Deals worth USD 78 million were announced during the event. According to a release, Dubai Airshow 2021 was officially the biggest edition since its commencement in 1989. There was a 50% increase in trade visitors compared to its pre-pandemic edition held in 2019. “USD 78 billion... Read More
The globally celebrated travel event RedCabin has announced its next Summit -- Aircraft Cabin Innovation. The Summit, sponsored by Sekisui Kydex, Binder Group and PACE, will occur in Lake Constance in Germany at Bodenseeforum Konstanz from 6-8 December 2021. The C-suite executives from the aviation industry worldwide will participate in the three-day event and discuss product innovations that can enhance the onboard experience for both airlines and passengers. The focus... Read More
Airbus has received a total of 408 aircraft orders in the recently concluded Dubai Airshow 2021. It is worth noting that Dubai Airshow 2021 was the first major airshow that took place in over two years since the time the COVID-19 pandemic struck the world. Out of the 408 orders received by the aircraft manufacturer, 269 orders are firm while 139 are commitments. The highlight of the 408 orders includes... Read More
Dubai Airshow 2021 which started on November 14, saw its third day taking place on Tuesday. This event will be memorable for both Boeing and Akasa. Boeing received a nearly $9 billion order from Akasa, an upcoming ultra-low-cost airline backed by Rakesh Jhunjhunwala. The comeback of the 737 Max has been good for Boeing. Akasa has ordered 72 Boeing 737 Max aircraft. Such a large purchase shows the intent of... Read More
In the recent development of events, Emirates has made the announcement to restore 60 of its double-decker A380s by the end of the year. Emirates is currently the largest consumer of the widebody aircraft Airbus A380 which can come with more than 500 seats. The announcement was made by the chairman as the company expects further growth in the last half of its fiscal year. Previously, Emirates had to ground... Read More
It has been a long wait for the industry to see the Boeing 777X in commercial activities. Many hoped and expected Boeing to finally launch 777X aircraft in the Dubai Airshow 2021. But the company’s sales chief, Ihssane Mounir said that the aircraft is not yet ready. Mounir said that Boeing is still six years away from the 2027 ICAO CO2 emissions regulations. This will give Boeing a little more... Read More
Airbus, a European aircraft manufacturer has just received an order of 255 A321neo family aircraft from Indigo Partners. For the unaware, Indigo Partners is an American private equity firm that has a controlling interest in four airlines - Wizz Air, Frontier, Volaris, and JetSMART. Wizz Air operates in Hungary, Frontier in the United States, Volaris in Mexico, and JetSMART in Chile and Argentina. Airbus got a firm order of 255... Read More
The Dubai Airshow 2021 is going to start tomorrow on November 14, 2021. It is an event that will feature the Boeing 777X for display. The event will take place until November 18, 2021, and it is all set to welcome around 85,000 visitors. People and companies from the aviation, space, defence and aerospace industries are going to come together and make the Dubai Airshow 2021 one of the biggest... Read More
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