Technology en Amazon wins approval for UK drone trials <div class="node-body article-body">Online retail and technology firm Amazon has secured permission from the UK CAA to trial unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) operations, or drones, for parcel delivery.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Technology Tue, 26 Jul 2016 14:43:00 +0000 218711 at Amazon Boeing 787 financial hit underscores cost of launching a new airliner <div class="node-body blog-body">That Boeing has had problems with the three aircraft programs leading to the company taking a $2.1 billion hit in its second-quarter earnings was not a surprise. But the size of the hit was a shock.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aircraft & Engines Technology Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Thu, 21 Jul 2016 22:20:00 +0000 218181 at Delta’s oil refinery sinks to loss in 1H 2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Delta Air Lines executives said they are not concerned by the money-losing first-half 2016 performance of the company’s Trainer, Pennsylvania oil refinery, noting that the facility is part of Delta’s overall fuel strategy and is not judged solely by profitability.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Technology Tue, 19 Jul 2016 17:07:00 +0000 217771 at <p>Delta Trainer refinery</p> Getty Boeing, Microsoft to build cloud-based analytics platform <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing and Microsoft have teamed to transition many of Boeing’s commercial aviation analytics tools to the cloud, the aircraft manufacturer and the software company announced July 18. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> IT & Distribution Daily News Manufacturers Technology Mon, 18 Jul 2016 19:43:00 +0000 217721 at Short-term FAA bill includes UAV detection, mitigation <div class="node-body article-body">The short-term congressional bill extending FAA funding to the end of September 2017 directs the agency to continue opening US airspace to unmanned aircraft vehicles (UAVs). </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Regulation Daily News Safety Technology ATW Plus Fri, 15 Jul 2016 18:00:00 +0000 217501 at Reap Every Reward of Your New Technology Aircraft <div class="node-body link-body"><p>In this webinar, airline managers and investors will learn best practices to maximize profit and value across airline functions with new technology aircraft investments:</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Webinars Aircraft & Engines Technology Tue, 12 Jul 2016 16:55:00 +0000 216881 at Boeing to source 777X composite material from new UAE-based JV <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing will source composite material for its 777X aircraft from a new joint venture formed by United Arab Emirates-based Mubadala Development Company and Belgian composite materials and adhesives manufacturer Solvay.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Farnborough Airshow 2016 Daily News ATW On-Location Materials Technology Mon, 11 Jul 2016 14:09:00 +0000 216441 at Swiss Avro RJ100 involved in UAV near-miss <div class="node-body article-body">Swiss investigators have released a preliminary report into a “serious incident” on June 19, involving a near-miss between an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), or drone, and a Swiss Avro RJ100 on approach to London City Airport. The Avro RJ100, registered HB-IYT, was operating a scheduled service between Zurich and London City with 87 passengers on board.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Safety Technology Thu, 07 Jul 2016 14:51:00 +0000 215901 at Passenger Experience-June 23, 2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Passenger Experience-June 23, 2016</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> IFE Daily News Technology ATW Plus Thu, 23 Jun 2016 19:19:00 +0000 213871 at FAA issues regulations for small commercial UAVs <div class="field-deck"> "The new rule, which takes effect in late August, offers safety regulations for unmanned aircraft drones weighing less than 55 lbs. that are conducting non-hobbyist operations," FAA said. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">FAA has issued operating regulations for small unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) used for routine commercial purposes, paving the way for widespread commercial drone operations in the US starting later this year. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Regulation Daily News Technology ATW Plus Tue, 21 Jun 2016 20:27:00 +0000 213531 at