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As the New Year begins, it is time to look back at how the aviation market has performed in 2015—as well as look ahead to what to expect in the future. In this podcast Randy Tinseth, vice president Marketing for Boeing Commercial Airplanes, sat down with one of Boeing in-house prognosticators to look into the… » read more

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Component Services, part of Boeing GoldCare, reduces cost, increases efficiency Boeing has signed a contract with British Airways to provide Component Services for its 787 Dreamliner fleet. Under the 12-year agreement, Boeing will supply British Airways 787s with a carefully selected pool of high-value parts, enabling the airline to reduce its inventory management costs while… » read more

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Why aviation matters

With Boeing’s support, the Euractiv Institute recently held a forum at the European Parliament on why aviation matters in order to draw the attention of EU policy-makers to aviation’s contribution to economic growth and the need for the appropriate policy framework in support of the aviation sector. The event attracted a broad range of stakeholders,… » read more

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The Air Transport Action Group has just finished hosting its 2014 Global Sustainable Aviation Summit in Geneva. The conference focused on global politics, the UN’s sustainable development goals, building sustainable aviation infrastructure, and meeting capacity demands. With a nod to the centennial of airline travel marked this year, the conference also looked forward to the… » read more

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One minute in aviation

ATAG has produced the above infographic — what happens every 60 seconds in aviation — to showcase the economic, environmental and social benefits of the aviation industry. Click on the image for a closer look, and be sure to share the infographic on your own blog, Facebook, or Twitter. Visit AviationBenefitsBeyondBorders.org for more.    … » read more

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As aviation professionals from around the world gather in Montreal next week for the triennial ICAO General Assembly, ATAG has produced a special issue of Flightpath that crystallises several issues on the ICAO agenda. Among these highlights: Aviation’s leading role in tackling climate change. This is expected to be the top item on ICAO’s agenda.… » read more

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European Transport Commissioner Siim Kallas made the following comment a few weeks ago when discussing the Connecting Europe Facility: If transport does not flow or connect smoothly, our economy will fail to grow and we risk losing our competitive edge in the global marketplace. Put simply, transport enables us to connect to compete. Siim Kallas,… » read more

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