The International Air Transport Association (Iata) has identified continuous safety enhancement, the availability of cost-efficient infrastructure and environmental responsibility as critical factors to ensure that Asia-Pacific realises the enor
Airlines have urged the European Union to press ahead with plans to merge national air corridors, rekindling debate about a reform that risks confrontation with air traffic controllers over safety and jobs.
The call came as EU tra
The Middle East is set to be the fastest growing region between 2014 and 2018 for air cargo an annual growth rate of 4.7 per cent, according to the International Air Transport Association (Iata) Airline Industry Forecast 2014-2018.
The effectiveness of the US-led coalition effort in Syria is under scrutiny as Islamic State fighters try to overrun a strategic Syrian town on Turkey's border.
The United States and its allies, including Gulf states, have con
Australian special forces troops will be deployed in Iraq to assist in the fight against Islamic State militants, Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Friday, and its aircraft will also join US-led coalition strikes.
Abbott said in
Air traffic management is the biggest challenge for the region's aviation industry as capacity restrictions limit growth and add to costs and emissions, experts have said.
They were speaking during the Arab Aviation and Media
Bahraini fighter jets have joined US-led air strikes in Syria to prevent extremist fighters from expanding throughout the region.
The US operation included the Royal Bahrain Air Force (RBAF) and military forces from Saudi Arabia,
More than 3,000 aviation industry experts will meet in Chicago, US to discuss the future of the world’s air service industry at a top commercial aviation event.
The 20th World Route Development Forum will take place from Sep
A new voice and data recording system is part of upgrades in Bahrain's air navigational services aimed at enhancing air traffic control safety.
Implemented by the Transportation Ministry's Civil Aviation Affairs Air Naviga
Aviareps, a global leader in tourism, aviation and hospitality representation with 52 offices in 42 countries around the world, has been appointed by Cinnamon Air, Sri Lanka’s premier domestic airline, as its representative in the UAE and