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The MRO sector is a tough industry, is highly regulated, is all about flight safety and is thus very important as a sector of the Indian civil aviation industry
With airlines fleets in India set to more than double from 500 to 1,000 during the coming decade, supported by favourable government policies, the size of the Indian airline MRO Industry can grow from $1.4 billion to $5 billion with the potential direct employment growing to three lakh employees over the next decade
The next generation of cloud solutions are here to help process data from predictive maintenance to in-flight performance and aging of the aircraft can be better tracked and understood
Indian demand for 2,380 new jet aircraft worth $330 Billion projected, but no plans to shift assembly lines out of US
Jayant Baranwal, Editor-in-Chief, SP’s AirBuz speaks to Salil Gupte, President Boeing India, and Darren Hulst, Sr. Managing Director, Market Analysis & Sales Support, Boeing Commercial Airplanes at the unveiling of Boeing’s “2019 India Commercial Market Outlook”
Pratt & Whitney’s sponsorship of eLearning Centers in Hyderabad and Vishakhapatnam builds on the efforts the company has made in India over the last decade to inspire the next generation of engineers
Hosting over 84,000 visitors, Dubai Airshow’s 2019 edition successfully connected the aerospace industry amid significant innovation, discussion, exhibits, trade and much more
Signing up for new aircraft to enhance the fleet, agreeing for better maintenance, and coming together to work better; many aviation leaders gain through trade during the Middle-Eastern airshow.
Dubai Airshow 2019 shows how the future of the aviation industry will transform not just through unmanned passenger vehicles but also automation bots, counteractive systems, concepts and more
To answer environmental concerns in the aerospace industry, creative solutions and attempts find a way at the airshow to sustain a more eco-friendly aviation.
In the benefit of the Middle East market, the business aviation industry also fetched time to take note of business aviation services
Cargo Connect returns for the third time in the airshow to bring the cargo and logistics supply chain sector together and pave the way for the cargo industry’s future
Finally, there are favourable signs of change in the Pakistani mindset that could herald a new era of cooperation between the civil aviation industry of India and Pakistan
Pratt & Whitney President Bob Leduc has been honoured with Aviation Week’s “Lifetime Achievement” award. Aviation Week writes, “Leduc came out of retirement and used his leadership skills to shake up the corporate team and guide the PW1000G geared turbofan program through its challenging service introduction and production ramp-up and onto the road to success.”
Boeing marked a key milestone on November 22, as thousands of employees gathered for the debut of the first 737 MAX 10 at the company’s Renton, Washington factory.
The International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) has announced its new Governing Board Executive Officers, selected at its 70th meeting following the Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition in Las Vegas, U.S.A.
A high level Canadian delegation led by Nadir Patel, Ambassador of Canada in India visited Airports Authority of India Corporate Headquarters along with Andrew Smith, Minister (Commercial), Viney Gupta, Trade Commissioner, High Commission of Canada and Senior officials from Bennett Jones LLP...
In October this year, Ajay Singh Chairman and Managing Director of SpiceJet stated that his company will be setting up an airline at Ras Al Khaimah with a local partner and will have a 49 per cent shareholding in the joint venture (JV).
Gulf major Qatar Airways, is not interested in buying a stake in India’s national carrier Air India, which will be up for sale soon.
Virgin Atlantic made its India debut in July 2000 when the airline launched its flight to New Delhi. Back then, Virgin Atlantic was a boutique airline fuelled by the ambitions of a maverick entrepreneur, Sir Richard Branson.
In the last week of October this year, IndiGo Airlines reported its Q2FY20 results reflecting a loss of Rs. 1,062 crore as against a profit of Rs. 1,203 crore in the previous quarter.
The Government of Japan is promoting technological cooperation between local industry and Boeing in aircraft electrification and high-rate composites manufacturing with the aim of expanding the country’s traditionally limited...
Low-cost carrier IndiGo has placed a firm order for 300 A320neo family aircraft. The order consists of the A320neo, A321neo and the new long range A321 XLR. The airline already operates the A320neo and the A321neo.
The Indian airline industry is expanding, but the number of wide-body airliners has shrunk from 63 out of a total aircraft strength of 614 in 2018 to 43, a development is not in conformity with the global norm in which wide-body...
Boeing believes it could resume deliveries of its grounded 737 MAX model as early as in December, according to a progress report released by the company on November 11 this year.
Indian budget carrier, SpiceJet and the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, Gulf Air signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to explore greater cooperation between the two airlines.
The FAA has downgraded the Civil Aviation Authority of Malaysia to a Category 2 rating, on the grounds that it “does not meet the safety standards laid down by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO).”
On October 25, 2019, following the Joint Venture agreement between Avia Solutions Group and Henan Civil Aviation Development and Investment Company signed in July, 2019, construction of BAA Training China...
The development of electric and hybrid VTOL (eVTOL) aircraft around the world promises to usher in a new era of aerial mobility, changing the cost of access to vertical flight and potentially opening new markets.
With effect from November 1, 2019, Eric Segura, 55, has been nominated SVP Procurement and Supply Chain of ATR, the world number one regional aircraft manufacturer.
An important Sector of the Indian civil aviation industry is its Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) segment which rather unfortunately in India, has not registered a growth rate that matches that of the industry.