AVIATION

What Airlines in India need to do in difficult times

The aviation industry (and airlines) in India are again facing turbulent times. Last week I read, in astonishment, about a…

Quora: Why don’t aircraft turn off their engine when waiting near the runway before take-off?

Quora: Why don’t aircraft turn off their engine when waiting near the runway before take-off? I have observed they wait…

Vistara Airlines will soon fly non-stop international routes

Full-service carrier Vistara Airlines is getting ready to fly non-stop, laong-haul international routes from the end of this year.  According…

How one airline cut baggage mishandling by 60% on its busiest route in just six months

INDIA – 20 June 2018 – Global air transport IT provider SITA has announced that its technology, BagJourney, is managing…

Honeywell Connected Aircraft Services Empower Ojets

India, April 18, 2018 – Honeywell has been selected as the in-flight connectivity services provider by OJets, a private luxury jet…

SITA CEO: Future of Air Transport will be Driven by Digital Transformation

ASIA PACIFIC AIR TRANSPORT IT SUMMIT, INDIA – 19 April 2018 – The future of air transport will be driven…

Engines in the Data Cloud

Today, the Internet’s storage repositories are filling up with user-generated data from social media posts and user videos. But in…

Qatar Airways Takes Delivery of the World’s First Airbus A350-1000

DOHA, Qatar – Qatar Airways today celebrated the delivery of the world’s first Airbus A350-1000 as the aircraft’s global launch customer…

Can Air Travel Be Uberised?

Would something similar to the taxi aggregator model work in the aviation industry?

Around the Web: You’ve heard of Air Force one — now meet Marine One

Air Force One is a specially fitted Boeing 747 for the exclusive travel of the President of the United States…

How do you solve a problem like Air India?

One of the things I was looking forward to, during my vacation last year, was the opportunity to fly Air…

Indian aviation ramps up tech investment

Airlines and airports in India are expected to rapidly ramp up their spend on new technology over the next three…

How Singapore Airlines harnesses Digital for market leadership in the airline industry

David Lim, General Manager India, Singapore Airlines says consistent investment in product and service development has made it the most…

Air India Enhances Passenger Experience With New SITA-Built App

Air India has launched a completely new app to its more than 18-million passengers which will take the user experience…

Kingfisher takes you on a Virtual holiday

Kingfisher Premium is the flagship product of The United Breweries Group. Kingfisher also has the tagline ‘The king of good…

Airlines significantly improve baggage handling in 2015

SITA reports baggage mishandling rate down 10.5% to lowest ever recorded INDIA – 28 April 2016 – The airline industry’s…

The Future is Connected: ‘Internet of Things’ coming to airlines and airports worldwide

INDIA – 8 March 2016 – Over the next three years passengers will be enjoying seamless self-service with airlines and…

Abu Dhabi International Airport installs new technology to enhance passenger experience

New Delhi, India – 5 January 2016 – Abu Dhabi Airports has partnered with global IT provider SITA to introduce…

Airport tech spending to hit to hit US$8.7 billion in 2015

Passenger experience remains number one priority The rate of investment in IT at airports around the world is rising –…

India’s airports upgrading tech to streamline operations and manage traffic

New services like mobile check-in, digital stamping, and self-services will improve gate-to-gate connectivity and airport operations –Brian Pereira After a…