Australian national carrier Qantas Airways has pledged to net-zero carbon emissions by 2050, exceeding the commitments made by the aviation industry.
Non-profit research and education organisation Polar Suborbital Science in the Upper Mesosphere (PoSSUM) has completed the first round of Extravehicular Activity (EVA) spacesuit testing.
Italian defence and aerospace company Leonardo has invested in US/Spanish large-scale solar-powered unmanned aerial systems (UAS) start-up Skydweller Aero.
Global aviation service group Air Partner has expanded its operation to the Middle East with a new office in Dubai.
Aircraft leasing company Air Lease Corporation (ALC) has commenced its portfolio divestment of 19 aircraft to a newly formed entity Thunderbolt III Aircraft Lease (Thunderbolt III).
Vietnam Airlines has selected US aerospace manufacturer Pratt & Whitney for engine maintenance of its 20 Airbus A321neo aircraft fleet.
Alaska Airlines has signed a long-term material purchase agreement with aircraft electrical and mechanical components manufacturer Unison Industries for its new Hi-Performance Igniter Plug.
US aircraft company Gulfstream has selected global engineering group GKN Aerospace to supply key parts for its new G700 business jet.
Communications company Viasat has secured a contract to deploy its in-flight connectivity (IFC) for EL AL Israel Airlines’ Boeing 777 fleet.
Airbus has strengthened its cooperation with China in the aviation industry by signing a memorandum of understanding (MoU).