Supersonic passenger transport is mounting a come back. Even so, flying at twice the speed of sound is old news. The next frontier will be on-demand aviation in an urban setting, meaning the arrival of the long promised flying car. Perhaps not in orderly lanes of bubble top flying traffic similar to TV’s The Jetsons, but it appears that the flying car is making inroads.
On Tuesday, Feb. 6th at 3:45 PM ET, Falcon Heavy successfully lifted off from Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Falcon Heavy is the most powerful operational rocket in the world by a factor of two, with the ability to lift into orbit nearly 64 metric tons (141,000 lb)--a mass greater than a 737 jetliner loaded with passengers, crew, luggage and fuel.
Panasonic Avionics Corporation has introduced a major evolution of its satellite connectivity service with the introduction of its third generation communications network.
More than 90% of airlines are set to ramp up investment in advancing wireless services for cabin crew and pilots over the three years to 2020 – an 18% increase since SITA’s 2016 Airline IT Trends survey. This is according to award-winning connected aircraft services expert SITAONAIR, as it presents SITA’s 2017 Air Transport IT Trends Insights into the connected aircraft.
Emirates and Thales have signed an agreement to equip their newest Boeing 777X fleet with the latest generation broadband inflight connectivity using Inmarsat GX Global Network.
Panasonic Avionics Corporation and Emirates have unveiled a range of industry firsts that will be introduced on the airline’s newest Boeing 777-300ER on display at the Dubai Airshow this month.
The latest 20-year air passenger forecast predicts more than half the world’s growth will be in Asia Pacific with 2.1 billion additional passengers in 2036, more than double the current traffic in the region. At FTE Asia EXPO, SITA, the IT provider to the air transport industry, will showcase technology for airlines and airports to efficiently manage this major growth.
An evolving multi-link ACARS landscape, embracing cutting-edge cockpit connectivity and solid VHF foundations, will remain the backbone of the aviation industry for the foreseeable future. So says SITAONAIR in its latest white paper, ACARS: Timeless tech for the connected aircraft age.
GE Aviation's Digital Solutions and Tableau Software today announced an agreement to empower commercial and military airline customers across the aviation industry with agile visual analytics that can help improve fuel efficiencies, aircraft safety and consumers' overall flying experience.
Need to catch a fast ride from Cleveland to Pittsburgh? Get ready to hail your first “air taxi” – and maybe sooner than you think.
Boeing, through its subsidiary Jeppesen, has announced a three-year service renewal agreement with Air Malta to provide Jeppesen's industry-leading FliteDeck Pro electronic flight bag (EFB) services on iPad, in addition to digital charting data and NavData global navigation services for the airline.
Inmarsat has signed a strategic agreement with Rockwell Collins for the global distribution of its next-generation SwiftBroadband-Safety (SB-S) flightdeck connectivity solution. The agreement builds on a successful long-term strategic relationship between the two companies and will bring new levels of safety and operational efficiency to the aviation industry.
Several global airlines are finding new and dynamic ways to enhance efficiencies and safety with Airbus' Open Data Platform Skywise. Here are just some ways early adopters are utilizing the technology.
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EAA Airventure Oshkosh 2018
July 23-29, 2018
ADSE - Aerospace Industries Association of Canada
August 9-10, 2018
2018 Canadian International Air Show
September 1-3, 2018
6th annual United States Corporate Aviation Summit (USCAS)
September 6, 2018
7th Annual Mediterranean Business Aviation conference
September 19, 2018
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