Airbus has launched an “extra-performing” demonstrator project that is set to test aircraft wings that can reconfigure during flight and reduce emissions. Unveiled at the Airbus summit this week – focused on sustainable aviation – the project will undergo research to test technologies that can improve wing performance for future aircraft. The European planemaker will
Six employees have filed a lawsuit against United Airlines for denying vaccination exemptions over medical and religious beliefs. The staff filed the class action lawsuit to the US District Court for the Northern District of Texas-Fort Worth Division on Tuesday. The Chicago-based carrier allegedly placed the employees on unpaid leave and now the plaintiffs have
Airlines have welcomed the White House’s decision to open up international borders to fully vaccinated foreign travelers.
The program is set to accelerate “climate-smart” technologies to achieve the United States goal of zero-emissions by 2050.
Ryanair has raised its five-year growth targets as it remains confident in its fleet to carry the airline through the COVID-19 recovery, despite dropping major aircraft deals. The Irish carrier held its annual general meeting on Thursday and its shareholders approved its growth forecast to be raised from 33 per cent to 50 per cent.