Air Serbia considering launch of service to Toronto in 2018: report

Air Serbia is reportedly considering the launch of service to Torontoin 2018, with preparations already underway (SeeNews, 02-Nov-2017). The carrier’s corporate communications director Vecernje Novosti has previously stated the…..

Carlson Wagonlit Travel: Forgetting/losing items the main safety concerns for business travellers

Carlson Wagonlit Travel published (02-Nov-2017) a report on travellers’ attitudes to safety and security, finding that more than one-third (37%) of European travellers are concerned about safety…..

Belfast Airport MD calls on UK Government to establish dedicated ‘Route Development Initiative’

Belfast Airport MD Graham Keddie called (02-Nov-2017) on the UKGovernment to provide “practical assistance” for long haul route development. Mr Keddie added: “We would also see big advantages…..

SkyWork Airlines CEO: ‘We have solutions’ for small Bern aviation market

SkyWork Airlines CEO Martin Inäbnit stated challenges remain “unchanged… The Bern market is just too small” (Berner Zeitung, 01-Nov-2017). “But we have solutions for this”, he said, explaining: “We are looking…..

Edelweiss Air to grow fleet from 10 to 15 by the end of 2018: CEO

Edelweiss Air CEO Bernd Bauer confirmed plans to grow its fleet to 15 aircraft by the end of 2018 (aeroTELEGRAPH/Zürichsee-Zeitung/Der Lanbote, 02-Nov-2017). According to the CAPA Fleet…..

IATI Travel and Travelport expand agreement

IATI Travel and Travelport signed (01-Nov-2017) an extended multi year agreement to make Travelport the company’s preferred travel commerce platform. Travelport will also support IATI’s operations while…..

Australia Government issues statement of expectations to WSA Co

Australia Government issued (01-Nov-2017) its statement of expectations to WSA Co, the wholly-owned government company that will oversee the development of Western Sydney Airport. Details include: WSA Co…..

WSA Co releases tender for land surveys at Western Sydney Airport site

WSA Co released (31-Oct-2017) a tender seeking the provision of land surveys at Western Sydney Airport development site. Work include cadastral surveying to map the site boundaries, a…..

Frequentis supporting new ATM system deployment by Airways New Zealand

Airways New Zealand contracted (01-Nov-2017) Frequentis to develop human performance measures for adaptation within the company’s new ATM system for New Zealand. The new ATM system is a key element of…..

Qantas to acquire Boeing 737NG FFS from TRU Simulation + Training

TRU Simulation + Training signed (01-Nov-2017) a contract with Qantas for a Boeing 737NG full flight simulator (FFS) to be delivered to the Qantas Flight Training Centre in Sydney. This…..

Virgin Australia relaunches its pilot cadet programme with Flight Training Adelaide

Virgin Australia announced (01-Nov-2017) the relaunch of its cadet programmes, effective 30-Oct-2017. Two different cadet streams have been launched at the same time. The Ab Initio…..