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UK airline boss offers stark warning ahead of half-term travel surge

Today marks an end of inbound testing to the UK for most vaccinated travellers, with many airlines reporting a sharp rise in leisure bookings. But Wizz Air UK boss Marion Geoffroy has offered a stark warning to carriers ahead of a half-term travel surge

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The best planespotting pics from Beijing/Capital!

Peter Apsey shares some of the homegrown highlights on display at Beijing/Capital Airport, captured before the COVID-19 pandemic closed borders to most foreign visitors

Finnair’s long-haul premium economy reveal

Today (February 10), Finnair has revealed its brand-new premium economy product for its long-haul portfolio, which is due to debut this spring.

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EXCLUSIVE: Finnair launch new premium economy and business class products

Finnair has proved that good things really do come to those that wait. Following a rather late deviation from the flightplan in January, the Nordic carrier has unveiled not one, but two game-changing products - Key Aero has been given exclusive access

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Why airline liveries are found on non-airliners

Martin Needham compiles a fascinating snapshot of some well-known airline liveries found on smaller and often unexpected aircraft types

Cadet pilot pipeline for Norse Atlantic Airways

As long-haul start-up Norse Atlantic Airways gears up for launch in the second quarter of this year, it has “agreed to work together” with flight training provider, OSM Aviation Academy, to establish a cadet pilot programme.

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Cunard's transatlantic tie-ups with Eagle and BOAC

Cunard’s near 100-year transatlantic hegemony was challenged by airships, flying boats and later jets. Panicked by the potential problems posed by planes, the ocean-crossing company courted its competitors to keep itself afloat, as Lee Cross reflects

Loganair to reintroduce Oslo links from Aberdeen

Scotland’s Aberdeen International Airport is poised for a route boost as Loganair intends to resume services to Oslo, Norway.

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SmartLynx set to add Boeing 737 MAX 8's from April

In a bold move, Riga-headquarted SmartLynx Airlines has inked a deal with SMBC Aviation Capital for a pair of Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft.

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An update from airBaltic's CEO, Martin Gauss

Gordon Smith caught up with Martin Gauss, chief executive of airBaltic, to discuss the Airbus A220, sustainability and the forecasts for the year ahead

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The Latest Commercial Aviation News All in One Place

Commercial aviation covers a broad range of topics from airlines to airports and manufacturers to operators. This page has everything you need to stay on top of all the latest news from the industry. Whether you’re looking for engineering and manufacturing updates from the likes of Boeing and Airbus or want to see all the latest technological innovations in commercial flight, you’re in the right place. From small private jets from Honda through to 400+ seater commercial long-haul airliners like the Airbus A350-1000 and Boeing 777X, we’ll cover all the latest news and updates for you. We’ve also split this section out into smaller sections to help you find articles relevant to you. Take a look at our categories below to find what you’re looking for,

Commercial Aviation News

Be the first to read about all the latest commercial aviation news including mergers and acquisitions, as well as new international routes and airlines updating their fleets. Looking for the latest stories on industry giants including Boeing, Airbus and Gulfstream? Then you’re in the right place.

Airport News

For all the latest news on how international and domestic airports around the world are dealing with environmental challenges, changes in traveller habits and passenger volume increases, take a look at our Airport News section

Airport Technology

Take a closer look at how technology is driving change and innovation at airports from the logistics of passenger flow through terminal buildings to safety checks. As an industry spanning the globe, aviation technology moves quickly, with airports often testing and adopting new systems regularly to meet local and international legislations surrounding environmental and security challenges. We have everything you need all in one place.

Aviation Engineering

Read all of our articles on aviation engineering, from the latest Rolls Royce commercial jet engines to new models of aircraft and engineering projects at international airports around the world. From civil and commercial airliners through to military fighter jets, the aviation industry covers a range of technological challenges being overcome with impressive engineering feats.

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