Victoria Moores

European Editor/Bureau Chief,
Air Transport World

Victoria Moores joined Air Transport World as the new London-based European Editor/Bureau Chief on 18 June 2012. Victoria has 15 years’ aviation industry experience, spanning airline ground operations, analytical, journalism and communications roles.

Victoria began her aviation career in 1997, working in airline ground operations in the UK and Belgium for British Midland International. She returned to the UK in late 2001 and took on the role of operations analyst for Bombardier Flexjet Europe, gaining experience in the business aviation sector.

In 2003, she joined Reed Business Information as an aviation journalist for its Flightglobal titles. After six years writing for newswire Air Transport Intelligence, Victoria became Features Editor of Airline Business magazine in spring 2009.

Most recently Victoria was General Manager Communications for the Association of European Airlines (AEA), an industry body which represents the interests of 34 major European network carriers. In this role, she was responsible for directing the association’s media relations strategy.

Victoria holds an Air Transport MSc from Cranfield University and a business degree from The University of Derby.

Airbus Interiors Services' "Day & Night" concept
AIX 2017: Airbus creates cabin upgrades subsidiary
Airbus has created Airbus Interiors Services (AIS) to perform commercial aircraft cabin upgrade work, as a revamp of its former Airbus Corporate Jet Center (ACJC) business.
Rendering of A350-900 in AirAsia X livery
AIX 2017: AirAsia X looks to accelerate A350 deliveries 
Long-haul, low-cost carrier (LCC) AirAsia X has approached Airbus to see if it can bring forward its A350 deliveries, as it looks to reinstate flights to Europe and add services to the US.
AIX 2017: Boeing teams up with LIFT again for 787 seating 
Aircraft seating newcomer LIFT by EnCore has caused a stir for the second year running at the Aircraft Interiors Expo (AIX), revealing a 787 economy seat developed in direct partnership with Boeing.
AIX 2017: Panasonic launches new IFEC platform, NEXT
Panasonic Avionics Corp. has unveiled a new inflight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC) platform called NEXT, which will launch on the Boeing 777X.
Air Asia X and Inmarsat
AIX 2017: AirAsia X selects Inmarsat for A330 IFEC
AirAsia X has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to equip its Airbus A330s and A320s with Inmarsat’s GX Aviation connectivity.
Gogo believes bandwidth is no longer a limiting factor.
AIX 2017: Gogo CCO says inflight bandwidth is no longer an issue
Chicago-based aviation broadband specialist Gogo believes the challenge of inflight connectivity bandwidth has now been overcome, leaving monetization as the final hurdle.
Recaro Airbus A320 Smart Cabin Reconfiguration display
AIX 2017: Recaro demonstrates A320 flexible cabin innovation
Recaro Aircraft Seating is showcasing a set of narrowbody seats, which can have their pitch adjusted during turnaround, at the Aircraft Interiors Expo (AIX) in Hamburg.
Tigerair A320
AIX 2017: Tigerair Australia seeks A320 device solution
Virgin Australia’s low-cost carrier (LCC) Tigerair Australia is looking at “bring your own device” intranet solutions for its remaining Airbus A320s, as it transitions to an all-Boeing 737-800 fleet.
Fastjet A319
Fastjet names new chairman and CFO 
African low-cost carrier fastjet has recruited another two former South African Airways (SAA) group executives as chairman and CFO.
Al Baker: Qatar ‘unfairly’ included in US electronics ban 
Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker has criticized the US ban on large personal electronic items, saying it is unfair and not properly thought through.
EU and South Asia launch civil aviation partnership 
The European Union (EU) and eight South Asian states have started a four-year civil aviation cooperation, aimed at improving safety and strengthening technical ties.
SAS Boeing 737-800
SAS raises $75 million from Heathrow slot sale 
Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has sold two pairs of London Heathrow slots to an undisclosed buyer, raising $75 million from the transaction.
Connectivity key to successful passenger experience 
Passenger loyalty used to revolve around frequent flier programs. Now the entire journey needs to be made as simple and as connected as possible.
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