Passenger Aviation Find the latest news from the passenger aviation industry. This category contains releases regarding new routes and fare structures, customer incentives and loyalty programs, and the addition of new aircraft to existing fleets. Learn about special offers and charity initiatives, and get the latest safety and security information. Also included are releases pertaining to financial performance, market growth and corporate structure such as operating statistics, traffic figures, fiscal reports, fleet purchases and sales, market research results, industry conferences and awards, and new partnerships.

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15:25 ET Samsara Hits the Red Carpet as the Official Luggage Brand for MTV's VMAs Gift Bag

Samsara smart luggage is pleased to announce that its signature carry-on suitcase has been selected as the official luggage brand for MTV's VMAs gift ...


12:28 ET Portugal signs contract for acquisition of five Multi-Mission Airlift KC-390

The Portuguese Government and Embraer signed today, at a ceremony held at Embraer's facility in Évora, a contract for the acquisition of five...


11:10 ET United Airlines Announces 12 New and Expanded International Destinations from Chicago, Denver, New York/Newark and San Francisco

United Airlines today unveiled an expanded international schedule from its hubs in Chicago, Denver, New York/Newark and San Francisco. United's...


09:00 ET TripiFlights Celebrates One Year of Helping Travelers Fly on the Cheap with Special Offer

Fare Aggregator, the company that takes a comprehensive approach to travel on the cheap, is thrilled to celebrate its subsidiary's first anniversary. ...


Aug 21, 2019, 11:00 ET Boeing Chairman and CEO Muilenburg to Speak at Morgan Stanley Laguna Conference September 11

Boeing [NYSE: BA] Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Dennis Muilenburg will speak at the Morgan Stanley Laguna Conference in Laguna...


Aug 21, 2019, 10:15 ET A 100 días del Día de Acción de Gracias, Skyscanner revela el mejor momento para reservar tu vuelo

Skyscanner.com, el buscador de viajes global y el recurso para encontrar las mejores ofertas de viajes, tiene una tradición de cerrar el verano con...


Aug 21, 2019, 09:00 ET Global Flight Inspection (FI) Market is Expected to Reach $7.60 Billion by 2026

According to Stratistics MRC, the Global Flight Inspection (FI) Market is accounted for $4.51 billion in 2017 and is expected to reach $7.60 billion...


Aug 21, 2019, 08:00 ET SkyWest Airlines Names Greg Wooley Vice President - Airport Operations

SkyWest Airlines, a subsidiary of SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ: SKYW), announced today the appointment of Greg Wooley to the new position of Vice President...


Aug 20, 2019, 12:31 ET MIA passenger traffic up midway through 2019

Through June, Miami International Airport served 688,000 more passengers than last year, for an increase of three percent and a mid-year total of...


Aug 20, 2019, 09:01 ET EHang Achieves one of the World's First Certificate of Unmanned Aircraft System Safety for AAVs

EHang, an autonomous aerial vehicle (AAV) technology platform company, announced that it has become one of the world's first company to achieve...


Aug 20, 2019, 08:07 ET American Airlines Provides Flights to CHOICE Humanitarian, Supporting Efforts to Fight Poverty and Build Community

CHOICE Humanitarian and American Airlines Group are demonstrating their commitment to making a global sustainable impact through a strategic...


Aug 20, 2019, 08:00 ET It's the 100-Day Countdown to Thanksgiving: Skyscanner Reveals the Best Time to Book

Skyscanner.com, the global travel search engine and go-to resource for all travel deals, has a time-honored tradition of capping off the summer with...


Aug 16, 2019, 10:37 ET United Airlines Adds Service to Tokyo, Haneda with Routes from Chicago, Los Angeles, New York/Newark and Washington, D.C.

United Airlines today announced it will begin service between four of its U.S. hubs and Tokyo's Haneda International Airport, located approximately...


Aug 15, 2019, 14:13 ET Vietnam Airlines Flies Its First Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner

Boeing [NYSE: BA] delivered the first of eight 787-10 Dreamliner airplanes to Vietnam Airlines today via lease from Air Lease Corporation [NYSE: AL]. ...


Aug 15, 2019, 11:30 ET Hawaii, More Is On The Way! Southwest Airlines Expanded Service For The Hawaiian Islands Now On Sale

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) today announced the carrier will add new service to, from, and within Hawaii in mid-January 2020 with new, daily...


Aug 14, 2019, 10:49 ET Samsara Portrayed as Smart Luggage Evolution Leader

Forbes Magazine recently highlighted Samsara's Smart Carry-on Suitcase in a comparative review of leading brands in the Smart Luggage space: "Samsara ...


Aug 14, 2019, 08:00 ET Ontario Airport passenger volume up more than 10% in July; number of fliers for the year surpassed 3 million

The number of commercial air passengers who traveled through Ontario International Airport (ONT) in July increased by more than 10% compared to July...


Aug 14, 2019, 06:00 ET ZeroAvia Emerges from Stealth with the Largest Zero-Emission Airplane Flying Today

In the latest effort to make aviation sustainable and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, ZeroAvia announced today its significant advancements in...


Aug 14, 2019, 06:00 ET Embraer Earnings Results 2nd Quarter 2019

EMBRAER S.A. (NYSE: ERJ; B3: EMBR3) releases its Second Quarter 2019 Earnings Results. HIGHLIGHTS Embraer delivered 26 commercial and 25 executive...


Aug 13, 2019, 18:59 ET Rapport de trafic de Fraport - Juillet 2019 : augmentation du trafic passagers à l'aéroport de Francfort

L'aéroport de Francfort (FRA) a accueilli plus de 6,9 millions de passagers au cours du mois de déclaration, en hausse de 0,8 % par rapport au mois...


Aug 13, 2019, 16:22 ET EMBRAER S.A.: Embraer is Awarded Brazilian certification for the Praetor 500, which outperformed on certification to become the best midsize jet

Embraer announces that the company's new Praetor 500 midsize business jet was granted its Type Certificate by Brazil's Civil Aviation Authority...


Aug 13, 2019, 15:52 ET United Airlines Names Tom Doxey Senior Vice President of Technical Operations

United Airlines today named Tom Doxey senior vice president of Technical Operations, overseeing the carrier's maintenance operations; ground service...


Aug 13, 2019, 13:54 ET Cifras de tráfico de Fraport de julio de 2019: el tráfico de pasajeros asciende en el aeropuerto de Fráncfort

l aeropuerto de Fráncfort (FRA) ya ha recibido más de 6,9 millones de pasajeros en lo que va de mes, un 0,8 por ciento más que en el mes de julio del ...


Aug 13, 2019, 09:45 ET Upgraded Points Latest Study Ranks Average TSA Security Wait Times by U.S. Airport

Upgraded Points (https://upgradedpoints.com/average-tsa-security-wait-times-us-airports/) recently offered up its newest informative study that ranks ...


Aug 13, 2019, 01:00 ET Fraport Traffic Figures - July 2019: Passenger Traffic Rises at Frankfurt Airport

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed more than 6.9 million passengers in the reporting month, up 0.8 percent compared to the already heavily-traveled...