Jul26 The Future of Electric Passenger Planes
With pressure ramping up for decarbonization of the airline industry, how far off are all-electric planes? Who’s developing them, and why are they important?
Jul19 Qatar-Shiraz Flight Resumed
MRUD NEWS—Qatar-Shiraz flight is re-launched after 4 months hiatus due to Covid-19 pandemics. The flight will be resumed from 17 July 2020 by Qatar Airways to Shiraz Airport.
Jul19 How COVID Is Revolutionising Touchless Airport Technology
Airlines are slowly resuming services following mass suspensions earlier this year. However, as passengers return to the skies, carriers are introducing new policies to minimize risk across their operations. One of the aspects that will be prevalent... Read More..
Jul12 The Battle Of The Turboprops: ATR vs Bombardier
If the commercial passenger jet aircraft market is a duopoly with Airbus and Boeing, then the regional turboprop market has had a similar dynamic for two companies. For the last 30 years, ATR and Bombardier have been competing with one another for d... Read More..
Jul08 Which European Airlines Have Received Coronavirus Aid Packages?
Coronavirus has put many airlines around the world in financial distress. Europe, out of all the continents, has seen the most widespread effects of coronavirus. Since early March, the European airline industry has been on the back foot. Flights out... Read More..
Jul03 Afghanistan transits 76-TEU cargo to India through Chabahar
Afghanistan has sent 39 containers with a total capacity of 76 twenty-foot equivalent unit (TEU) to India through Iran’s southeastern Chabahar port, IRIB reported, quoting Behrouz Aghaei, the director general of Sistan-Baluchestan Ports and Maritime... Read More..
Jun14 Aviation Recovery Continues As TSA Exceeds 500,000 Daily Passengers
The latest Transportation Security Administration (TSA) figures show that the worst of the storm has passed, and passenger numbers continue to climb week on week. Yesterday, over half a million passengers were clocked passing TSA checkpoints. That f... Read More..
Jun09 New Chapter in relations between Iran-Turkmenistan has begun
Iran's Minister of Roads and Urban Development said that Tehran has always sought to strengthen relations with Ashgabat by removing barriers to cooperate, adding that a new chapter in ties between the two countries has begun after addressing concern... Read More..
Jun01 What Types Of Aircraft Are Flying The Most Right Now?
Air travel capacity is at low levels, as airlines adjust to governmental restrictions and weak demand. Airlines have found themselves in a new reality, where they “hand-pick” which widebody aircraft to fly and which to keep grounded. Many carriers a... Read More..
May06 Warren Buffett Sells All His Airline Stocks – What Does This Mean For The Industry?
During yesterday’s annual shareholder meeting of Berkshire Hathaway, world-famous investor Warren Buffett discussed a great variety of topics ranging from American history to negative interest rates. Of particular interest to us, however, were the c... Read More..