Cabin Interiors & Connectivity en US legislators introduce bill to mandate secondary cockpit barriers <div class="node-body article-body">A bipartisan group of US lawmakers have introduced a bill that would require all commercial aircraft operating in the US be retrofitted with secondary cockpit barriers to prevent terrorist attacks similar to 9/11. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aircraft Interiors Avionics Daily News Security ATW Plus Tue, 12 Feb 2019 20:57:00 +0000 306331 at Air Senegal launches first GX Aviation inflight connectivity in Africa <div class="node-body article-body">Air Senegal has installed and activated Inmarsat's GX Aviation inflight connectivity solution on its newly delivered Airbus A330neos, making it the first African carrier to do so.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> IFE Daily News Tue, 12 Feb 2019 15:35:00 +0000 306261 at <p>Air Senegal A330neo</p> Airbus SilkAir to upgrade MAX 8 business class with Thompson Aero seats <div class="node-body article-body">Singapore’s SilkAir has selected UK-based Thompson Aero Seating as the supplier for its Boeing 737 MAX 8 business-class refurbishment program as the Singapore Airlines (SIA) subsidiary prepares to be merged into the parent company.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aircraft Interiors Daily News Mon, 11 Feb 2019 17:27:00 +0000 306161 at <p>SilkAir Boeing 737 MAX 8</p> Rob Finlayson United unveils 50-seat CRJ550 as part of premium-seating expansion <div class="node-body article-body">United Airlines has unveiled a major increase to its premium-cabin inventory that includes introducing reconfigured Bombardier CRJ700s as 50-seat, two-class aircraft that the airline sees as ideal, scope-clause-compliant replacements for its 50-seat regional jets.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aircraft Interiors Airframes Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 06 Feb 2019 20:55:00 +0000 305831 at Bombardier Chorus Aviation to take nine CRJ900s to back Air Canada deal <div class="node-body article-body">Canada’s Chorus Aviation confirmed Feb. 6 that it has ordered nine Bombardier CRJ900s that will help support its recently announced extension as an Air Canada regional-feeder partner.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aircraft Interiors Airframes Daily News Aircraft Orders & Deliveries Wed, 06 Feb 2019 17:57:00 +0000 305791 at <p>Rendering of CRJ900 aircraft in the Air Canada Express livery</p> Bombardier Norwegian to raise $26 million from A320neo sale; launches paid Wi-Fi <div class="node-body article-body">LCC Norwegian plans to raise $26 million in fresh liquidity from the sale of two Airbus 320neos and is moving to a paid model for faster inflight connectivity.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines IFE Daily News Wed, 06 Feb 2019 15:20:00 +0000 305761 at <p>Norwegian A320neo</p> Airbus Air France unveils Airbus A330 cabin upgrade <div class="node-body article-body">SkyTeam member Air France plans to roll-out upgraded cabins and inflight connectivity on 15 of its Airbus A330s by 2020, as part of a €140 million ($160 million) investment plan.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aircraft Interiors Daily News Mon, 04 Feb 2019 20:08:00 +0000 305631 at <p>Air France A330 business-class cabin</p> Air France-KLM DigEcor rebrands as Burrana after Collins Aerospace IFE acquisition <div class="node-body article-body">Australian IFE provider digEcor has rebranded itself as Burrana after acquiring Collins Aerospace’s commercial IFE business.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> IFE Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 23 Jan 2019 16:57:00 +0000 304521 at Cabins, Interiors & Connectivity-Dec. 5, 2018 <div class="node-body article-body">Cabins, Interiors & Connectivity-Dec. 5, 2018</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aircraft Interiors IFE Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 05 Dec 2018 21:19:00 +0000 300691 at Gallery: Singapore Airlines' world's longest A350-900ULR flight to New York <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Singapore Airlines (SIA) re-introduced the world&#39;s <a href="">longest long-haul flight</a> Oct. 11, 2018, a nonstop service between Singapore and New York Newark International Airport.&nbsp; <em>ATW</em> correspondent Kurt Hofmann flew the new route and offers&nbsp;exclusive photos of behind-the-scenes operations.</p> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cabin Interiors & Connectivity Wed, 21 Nov 2018 17:30:00 +0000 299661 at