Technology en Delta tests first biometric-based self-service bag drop <div class="node-body article-body">Delta Air Lines is introducing four self-service bag drop machines at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport this summer.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Technology Airports & Routes Mon, 15 May 2017 21:21:00 +0000 247591 at Delta Air Lines Star Alliance focuses on digital transformation <div class="node-body article-body">The Star Alliance, which marked its 20th anniversary in ceremonies in Frankfurt this weekend, is focused on initiatives that will better serve the almost 690 million passengers who fly each year on one or more of its carriers. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Technology Mon, 15 May 2017 11:05:00 +0000 247451 at <p>Star Alliance chairman Pedro Heilbron (left) and CEO Jeffrey Goh.</p> Star Alliance ICAO plans worldwide drone management framework <div class="node-body article-body">ICAO aims to develop a common global framework for traffic systems for drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Air Traffic Management Associations Daily News Technology Thu, 11 May 2017 16:56:00 +0000 247271 at Airbus launches commercial drone startup <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus has launched its US base and operations of a new commercial drone startup—Airbus Aerial—in Atlanta, Georgia and has appointed Jesse Kallman as president of the US base. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Manufacturers Technology Wed, 10 May 2017 15:44:00 +0000 247161 at Airbus Aerial Europe proposes new UAV safety rules <div class="node-body article-body">The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has launched proposals to regulate the operation of small drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), in the continent. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Regulation Daily News Technology Mon, 08 May 2017 19:14:00 +0000 246951 at Finnair tests face recognition technology <div class="node-body article-body">Finland flag carrier Finnair and state-owned airport operator Finavia, together with digital developer Futurice, are testing the use of face recognition technology for the check-in process of Finnair flights at Helsinki Airport this month through May 23. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Technology Airports & Routes Thu, 04 May 2017 15:47:00 +0000 246641 at Finnair Boom CEO sees market for 1,000 supersonic passenger jets by 2035 <div class="node-body article-body">Denver-based Boom Technology founder and CEO Blake Scholl believes the company’s first supersonic passenger aircraft can enter commercial service as soon as 2023 and there is a market for as many as 1,000 supersonic airliners to be delivered by 2035.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News ATW On-Location Technology Wed, 03 May 2017 17:18:00 +0000 246491 at <p>Rendering of full-size Boom supersonic passenger aircraft</p> Boom Technology Global Entry Airports <div class="node-body data_table-body"><p>US airports designated for Global Entry program participation, as of May 1, 2017. Global Entry is a voluntary program that allows for dedicated US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) processing of pre-approved travelers arriving in the US at Global Entry kiosks located at designated airports.&nbsp;</p> </div> <div class="field-csv-file"> <span>CSV File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-text-csv" alt="text/csv icon" src="" /><a href=" Entry Airports 2017 CSV version.csv" type="text/csv; length=4029">Global Entry Airports 2017 CSV version.csv</a></div> </div> <div class="field-disable-sidebar"> Off </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"><legend>Images</legend> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="" /> </div> </fieldset> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airports Safety Technology Airports & Routes Mon, 01 May 2017 20:07:00 +0000 225791 at Embraer teams with Uber to explore development of flying cars <div class="node-body article-body">Embraer will team with Uber Elevate to explore the development of small vertical takeoff and landing vehicles (VTOLs), the Brazilian manufacturer said. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Technology Mon, 01 May 2017 18:56:00 +0000 246221 at Urber Elevate White Paper Royal Jordanian selects NAVBLUE’s N-Flight Planning <div class="node-body article-body">Royal Jordanian Airlines has selected NAVBLUE’s N-Flight Planning Solution, expanding their technology partnership.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Connected Aerospace Avionics Daily News Technology Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:35:00 +0000 245741 at <p>Royal Jordanian A330-200</p> Rob Finlayson