EU appeals against WTO’s state aid ruling

EU appeals against WTO’s state aid ruling

🕔14:19, 30.Jun 2017

The European Union (EU) has appealed against a recent World Trade Organization (WTO) ruling in favour of the US over its state aid for Boeing. A 2012 WTO investigation found that that state and federal programmes provided Boeing with billions

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World’s first electroluminescent paint for Airbus aircraft

World’s first electroluminescent paint for Airbus aircraft

🕔14:09, 30.Jun 2017

Darkside Scientific, creators of LumiLor Light Emitting Coating, is working with European aircraft manufacturer Airbus to create electroluminescent exterior markings for aircraft. LumiLor is the world’s first and only patented electroluminescent paint. The product allows manufacturers to design with light

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Condor to reduce long-haul flights from Munich

Condor to reduce long-haul flights from Munich

🕔14:02, 30.Jun 2017

Thomas Cook Group’s German carrier, Condor, will reduce the number of long-haul flights from Munich during the winter season for 2017/18 and then end them completely from summer 2018. The routes will be transferred to Frankfurt, where demand is greater,

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Norwegian celebrates delivery of its first 737 MAX 8

Norwegian celebrates delivery of its first 737 MAX 8

🕔14:01, 30.Jun 2017

Norwegian took delivery of the airline’s first two 737 MAX 8s yesterday in Seattle. Norwegian is the first European carrier to take delivery of the 737 MAX and will deploy the airplanes on transatlantic flights between northern Europe and the

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More work to be done in Hong Kong; Norwegian first in line for the “797”

More work to be done in Hong Kong; Norwegian first in line for the “797”

🕔13:43, 30.Jun 2017

After the news broke yesterday on the passage of the new Inland Revenue (Amendment) (No 2) Bill, which will create a tax regime for aircraft leasing business in Hong Kong, more measured reactions have emerged, specifically from one of its

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ST Engineering appoints Neo Kian Hong as Non-Executive Director

ST Engineering appoints Neo Kian Hong as Non-Executive Director

🕔15:23, 29.Jun 2017

Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd (ST Engineering) has announced the appointment of Neo Kian Hong as non-independent and non-executive Director of the Company with effect from 30 June 2017. Neo is the Permanent Secretary (Defence Development) and has held various command

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NZ to deliver air traffic control services for Pacific nations

NZ to deliver air traffic control services for Pacific nations

🕔15:21, 29.Jun 2017

Airways New Zealand will continue to deliver air traffic control services to Niue, Samoa, the Cook Islands, and the Kingdom of Tonga after the contract was re-signed in Christchurch today, Transport Minister Simon Bridges says. “The Pacific Upper Airspace agreement

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Embraer appoints SIA Engineering as E-Jets Authorized Service Center in the Philippines

Embraer appoints SIA Engineering as E-Jets Authorized Service Center in the Philippines

🕔15:13, 29.Jun 2017

Embraer has appointed SIA Engineering (Philippines) Corporation (SIAEP), a subsidiary of SIA Engineering Company Limited (SIAEC), as an E-Jets authorized service center. “The appointment of SIAEP as an authorized E-Jets service center in the region is a result of our

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Boeing expands CFO Smith’s role

Boeing expands CFO Smith’s role

🕔15:03, 29.Jun 2017

Boeing is expanding the enterprise responsibilities of Greg Smith, currently the company’s chief financial officer and executive vice president of Corporate Development & Strategy. Starting July 1, Smith, 51, will serve as chief financial officer and executive vice president of

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MTU Maintenance Canada and Volaris sign exclusive engine accessories contract

MTU Maintenance Canada and Volaris sign exclusive engine accessories contract

🕔15:02, 29.Jun 2017

Volaris has signed an exclusive five-year contract with MTU Maintenance for the management of the carrier’s V2500 engine accessories. The agreement covers accessory repair and coordination during engine shop visits on a fixed-price basis. Services will be performed at MTU’s

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