Zug, Switzerland/30 June 2019. Vertis Aviation, the Switzerland-based bespoke charter specialist, announced today the addition of an elegantly styled Gulfstream G450 to its Vertis Charter Management Programme, VCMP. The aircraft has been added to support increased demand from an emerging new set of clients seeking safe and secure travel options
A Belfast-based team behind an innovative aircraft wing that cuts the emissions of commercial airliners has won a prestigious engineering award, in a much-needed boost for an industry wracked by uncertainty over Brexit and Donald Trump’s tariffs. The Northern Irish subsidiary of Canadian plane maker Bombardier faced closure in 2017 when the US president
Financially, 2020 will go down as the worst year in the history of aviation, according to Alexandre de Juniac, director general and CEO of the International Air Transport Association. On average, every day this year will add $230 million to industry losses, he said during a webinar on 9 June.
Airports Company South Africa today briefed Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Transport on proposed changes to its corporate plan necessitated by travel restrictions imposed by governments around the world in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. The company informed the portfolio committee that it has been revising its corporate plan in line
The head of Germany’s BDLI aerospace trade body is warning that many of the country’s smaller suppliers could go out of business unless Airbus can maintain at least half its pre-crisis output over the next two years. Germany’s sector has thrived on the back of Airbus’s commercial growth, with around