Airshows http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7426/more en Indian startup Air Costa orders 50 firm Embraer E2s plus 50 options http://atwonline.com/airframes/indian-startup-air-costa-orders-50-firm-embraer-e2s-plus-50-options <div class="node-body article-body">Embraer got a significant boost to its new E-Jet E2 program Thursday when India’s Air Costa announced an agreement for 50 firm aircraft plus 50 purchase rights.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/indian-startup-air-costa-orders-50-firm-embraer-e2s-plus-50-options" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/indian-startup-air-costa-orders-50-firm-embraer-e2s-plus-50-options#comments Airframes Airlines Airshows Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences Air Costa ATW Plus E190 E195 E2 Embraer Geared Turbofan GECAS LEPL Pratt & Whitney Thu, 13 Feb 2014 21:48:00 +0000 115261 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air Costa signs for up to 100 Embraer E2s. From left: Embraer Commercial Aviation president and CEO Paulo Cesar Silva, &nbsp;Air Costa chairman Ramesh Lingamaneni &nbsp;and Air Costa VP-corporate finance Vivek Choudhary.</p> Karen Walker Microsoft enters inflight technology market http://atwonline.com/ife/microsoft-enters-inflight-technology-market <div class="field-byline"> Jeremy Torr </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Software goliath Microsoft is eying the commercial aviation software business as a “really important market,” according to Matt Muta, the global managing director of the company’s Hospitality & Travel unit.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/microsoft-enters-inflight-technology-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/microsoft-enters-inflight-technology-market#comments Airshows IFE Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences ATW Plus Delta Air Lines IFE inflight engagement inflight entertainment Microsoft software Thu, 13 Feb 2014 21:45:00 +0000 115271 at http://atwonline.com Bangkok Airways goes for full ownership http://atwonline.com/finance-amp-data/bangkok-airways-goes-full-ownership <div class="field-byline"> Jeremy Torr </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hard on the heels of its announcement to buy up to eight ATR 72-600s, Thailand-based Bangkok Airways said its potential IPO cash haul will not be used for expansion, but for consolidation and asset purchase.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-amp-data/bangkok-airways-goes-full-ownership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-amp-data/bangkok-airways-goes-full-ownership#comments Airlines Airshows Finance & Data Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences A319 A320 Airbus ATR 72-500 ATR 72-600 ATW Plus Bangkok Airways Etihad Airways IPO Thu, 13 Feb 2014 21:44:00 +0000 115301 at http://atwonline.com DAE makes regional aircraft debut with order for up to 40 ATR 72-600s http://atwonline.com/airframes/dae-makes-regional-aircraft-debut-order-40-atr-72-600s <div class="node-body article-body">Middle East lessor Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) has ordered 20 ATR 72-600s and taken options on another 20, marking its first step into regional aircraft leasing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/dae-makes-regional-aircraft-debut-order-40-atr-72-600s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/dae-makes-regional-aircraft-debut-order-40-atr-72-600s#comments Airframes Airshows Daily News Lessors Trade Shows & Conferences ATR 72-600 ATW Plus DAE Dubai Aerospace Enterprise Singapore Airshow Wed, 12 Feb 2014 21:33:00 +0000 115031 at http://atwonline.com <p>DAE managing director Khalifa AlDaboos and ATR CEO <span class="st">Filippo Bagnato.</span></p> Victoria Moores Bangkok Airways orders up to eight ATR 72-600s http://atwonline.com/airframes/bangkok-airways-orders-eight-atr-72-600s <div class="node-body article-body">Bangkok Airways has ordered six ATR 72-600s plus two options, worth almost $200 million, and ATR has struck a deal with L-3 Link Simulation & Training to open a simulator center in Bangkok. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/bangkok-airways-orders-eight-atr-72-600s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/bangkok-airways-orders-eight-atr-72-600s#comments Airframes Airlines Airshows Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences ATR 72-600 ATW Plus Bangkok Airways Filippo Bagnato L-3 Link Simulation & Training Wed, 12 Feb 2014 21:32:00 +0000 115091 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of ATR 72-600 in Bangkok Airways livery</p> Courtesy, ATR Nok Air commits to 15 Boeing 737s, including MAXs http://atwonline.com/airframes/nok-air-commits-15-boeing-737s-including-maxs <div class="node-body article-body">Bangkok-based low-cost carrier Nok Air signed a commitment Wednesday at the Singapore Airshow for eight Boeing 737-800s and seven 737 MAX 8s.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/nok-air-commits-15-boeing-737s-including-maxs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/nok-air-commits-15-boeing-737s-including-maxs#comments Airframes Airlines Airshows Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences 737 ATW Plus Boeing low cost carrier MAX Nok Air Wed, 12 Feb 2014 21:31:00 +0000 115081 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of 737-800NG and 737 MAX 8 in Nok Air livery</p> Courtesy, Boeing CFMI: LEAP-1C on track but COMAC needs ‘more experienced’ management http://atwonline.com/engines/cfmi-leap-1c-track-comac-needs-more-experienced-management <div class="node-body article-body">CFM International has not changed its testing schedule on the LEAP-1C engine designated to power the C919 even though the Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China (COMAC) has pushed back first flight of the 150-seat aircraft from 2014 to 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/cfmi-leap-1c-track-comac-needs-more-experienced-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/cfmi-leap-1c-track-comac-needs-more-experienced-management#comments Airframes Airshows Engines Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences ATW Plus C919 CFM International Chaker Chahrour COMAC Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China engine LEAP-1C Wed, 12 Feb 2014 21:30:00 +0000 115041 at http://atwonline.com <p>CFM International EVP Chaker Chahrour at the Singapore Airshow.</p> Aaron Karp Cathay looks to add more North American destinations with 777X http://atwonline.com/airframes/cathay-looks-add-more-north-american-destinations-777x <div class="node-body article-body">Fuel efficiency and the ability to add more ultra-long routes as well as increase frequency on key city pairs were key drivers in Cathay Pacific Airways&rsquo; decision to order the Boeing 777X, a Cathay executive said.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/cathay-looks-add-more-north-american-destinations-777x" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/cathay-looks-add-more-north-american-destinations-777x#comments Airframes Airlines Airshows Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences a Cathay executive said. ATW Plus Fuel efficiency and the ability to add more ultra-long routes as well as increase frequency on key city pairs were key drivers in Cathay Pacific Airways’ decision to order the Boeing 777X Wed, 12 Feb 2014 21:25:00 +0000 115051 at http://atwonline.com VietJetAir chooses CFM56-5B engines for 21 A320s http://atwonline.com/engines/vietjetair-chooses-cfm56-5b-engines-21-a320s <div class="node-body article-body">Vietnam low-cost carrier (LCC) VietJetAir has selected CFM International CFM56-5B engines to power 14 Airbus A320ceos and seven A321ceos. The agreement, which follows Tuesday’s announcement that the Ho Chi Minh City-based airline finalized a deal for up to 101 Airbus A320 family aircraft, is valued at more than $800 million at list prices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/vietjetair-chooses-cfm56-5b-engines-21-a320s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/vietjetair-chooses-cfm56-5b-engines-21-a320s#comments Airshows Engines Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences Airbus A320 ATW Plus CFM International CFM56-5B VietJetAir Wed, 12 Feb 2014 21:24:00 +0000 115061 at http://atwonline.com Lessor Amedeo finalizes A380 order http://atwonline.com/lessors/lessor-amedeo-finalizes-a380-order <div class="node-body article-body">Lessor Amedeo, newly rebranded from the former Doric Lease Corp., finalized an order for 20 Airbus A380s on Wednesday at the Singapore Airshow.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/lessors/lessor-amedeo-finalizes-a380-order" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/lessors/lessor-amedeo-finalizes-a380-order#comments Airshows Daily News Lessors Trade Shows & Conferences A380 Airbus Amedeo ATW Plus Doric Lease Corp. Wed, 12 Feb 2014 21:23:00 +0000 115071 at http://atwonline.com