Rendering of Riyadh 787 flying above the city

Saudi start-up Riyadh Air eyes world class PaxEx with 787s

Boeing last week made two separate order announcements for its venerable 787 Dreamliner. Longtime flag carrier SAUDIA, it said, would purcha... Continue Reading

Rear view of two pilots flying a Boeing 737 MAX. Iridium sees opportunity in Long-Haul.

Iridium prepares for new opportunity: longhaul narrowbody ops

As aviation accelerates out of the Covid crisis, Iridium Communications sees a brand new opportunity in commercial aviation for powering safety services with it... Continue Reading

Young woman using a phone on board the aircraft

Seamless details work with GSMA to support frictionless inflight Wi-Fi

When you board an aircraft, you should be able to use your smart phone largely in the same way that you do on the ground. But today, there a... Continue Reading

Astranis microgeo satellite being built in the facility.

Astranis CEO highlights the mobility prospects for microGEO

San Francisco-based start-up Astranis, which is building microGEO satellites for the forthcoming Anuvu Constellation and other customers, is... Continue Reading

DLR PtL jet fuel research facility has multiple solar panels. An aircraft is flying over the facility.

Activity ramps up to advance e-fuels and hydrogen in aviation

Research is ramping up on new ways to wean air transport off fossil fuels, with two projects related to both hydrogen and power-to-liquid (P... Continue Reading

Virgin Atlantic A330 business class seat. Purples and pinks cast a nice glow on the product.

The stratification of business class seats in the 2020s

As the steady pace of new business class seats — and their implementation on airlines worldwide — continues to gather after aviation’s... Continue Reading

SmartSky Citation up close

SmartSky adds more patents to infringement lawsuit against Gogo

On track to launch its new 5G network in the fourth quarter of this year, Gogo has publicly reiterated that it is not infringing on any of S... Continue Reading

Kate Osterland, VP Supply Chain and Logistics, MagniX

Kate Osterland of magniX on managing logistics and not tolerating bias

Kate Osterland serves as VP supply chain and logistics at Seattle-based electric propulsion pioneer magniX. Supply chain and logistics are, ... Continue Reading