Air and Travel NEWS

Sheremetyevo Airport reports 9.2% increase in YTD passenger traffic

Moscow-based Sheremetyevo International Airport has reported a 42,828,000 passengers were served between January and October 2019, a 9.2% increase over the same period in 2018, the company said. There were 325,890 take-off and … Continue reading “Sheremetyevo Airport reports 9.2% increase in YTD passenger traffic”


DroneDeploy closes USD 35m Series D funding round led by Bessemer

DroneDeploy, a San Francisco-based drone software solution, has announced it closed a USD 35 million Series D round led by Bessemer Venture Partners, the company said. This latest round brings DroneDeploy´s total funding … Continue reading “DroneDeploy closes USD 35m Series D funding round led by Bessemer”


D&B upgrades credit ratings for New Flight Charters

Denver-based private jet charter brokerage New Flight Charters has announced it has received an upgrade of its commercial credit rating by D&B Dun & Bradstreet amidst 2019 business growth, the company said. New … Continue reading “D&B upgrades credit ratings for New Flight Charters”


DJI demonstrates Wi-FI solution to identify airborne drones

Canada-based civilian drone and aerial imaging technology company DJI has announced it has demonstrated a direct drone-to-phone, Wi-Fi based solution to remotely identify airborne drones, the company said. The solution offers to anyone … Continue reading “DJI demonstrates Wi-FI solution to identify airborne drones”


AeroGuard opens new flight school in Florida

Arizona-based flight training center AeroGuard has announced it has opened its 5th campus, located at the Punta Gorda Airport in Charlotte County, Florida, the company said. For AeroGuard, this marks its first campus … Continue reading “AeroGuard opens new flight school in Florida”


United Airlines partners with Timeshifter app to offer jet lag solution to customers

United Airlines has announced it has partnered with Timeshifter to offer customers a scientific way to battle jet lag with an app that outlines the best time to see and avoid light, sleep … Continue reading “United Airlines partners with Timeshifter app to offer jet lag solution to customers”


34 North Drones, IDS North America partner in radar detection system for airports

34 North Drones has announced it has partnered with IDS North America to offer and install NO-DRONE radar counter drone system for all government and civilian clients in need of protection, the company … Continue reading “34 North Drones, IDS North America partner in radar detection system for airports”


Lockheed Martin offers scholarship program to 3 wounded veterans

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has announced that for the fourth consecutive year, it is sponsoring the Fighting Spirit Scholarship to honor wounded veterans, the company said. The scholarship program provides wounded veterans opportunities … Continue reading “Lockheed Martin offers scholarship program to 3 wounded veterans”


Liberty Hall Capital acquires Bromford's Numet Machining

Liberty Hall Capital Partners, a US-based aerospace and defense industry focussed private equity firm, has announced it has acquired Connecticut, US-based Numet Machining Techniques, Inc. by UK-based Bromford Industries, a supplier of complex, … Continue reading “Liberty Hall Capital acquires Bromford's Numet Machining”


KLM orders 21 E195-E2 jets from Embraer

Netherlands-based KLM Cityhopper has announced it has firmed an order with Embraer for 21 E195-E2 aircraft, plus 14 purchase rights, the company said. The 21 firm positions will be acquired via operating lease … Continue reading “KLM orders 21 E195-E2 jets from Embraer”


Navigate Articles by Page ....

1 2 3 1,149