Aircraft seat manufacturer MRO Ipeco expands to Beijing

Hong Kong, Dec. 22 -- Manufacturer of aircraft crew seating and airplane galley parts, Ipeco, has followed the establishment of a distribution and repair centre in Singapore and a distribution complex... Read More

China's airports and airlines embrace AI and automation

Hong Kong, Dec. 22 -- SITA 2019 China IT Insights reports China's airlines and airports are fast adopting Artificial Intelligence (AI) and automation to offer personalized self-service experiences to ... Read More

HAECO unit and GA Telesis forge aircraft teardown partnership

Hong Kong, Dec. 22 -- HAECO Group member and Cathay Pacific Airways subsidiary, HAECO ITM, has acquired a Cathay Dragon A330-300 for disassembly and will partner with GA Telesis Component Solutions Gr... Read More

GKN Aerospace invests US$10 million and creates 800 hi-tech jobs in India

Hong Kong, Dec. 22 -- Global multi-technology aerospace supplier, GKN Aerospace, has opened its US$10 million Electrical Wiring Interconnection Systems (EWIS) plant in Pune in the Indian province of M... Read More

Australia's Perth Airport selects Amadeus for passenger experience upgrade

Hong Kong, Dec. 22 -- Perth Airport in Western Australia, which is now processing 15 million travelers a year, has committed to an extensive upgrade of its passenger handling systems provided by Amade... Read More

Airbus tops order table at Gulf's leading industry show

Hong Kong, Dec. 22 -- Airbus dominated the order book at the Dubai Airshow last month but the Gulf's leading air show also provided a ray of hope for Boeing with orders for MAX jets from Turkey's SunE... Read More

Boeing's 777X must go through hell and back testing says Emirates boss

Hong Kong, Dec. 22 -- Emirates Airline president, Sir Tim Clark, has been a recent critic of airframe and engine manufacturers who have not delivered as promised on their products. True to form, he di... Read More

Getting to grips with unruly passengers

Hong Kong, Dec. 22 -- It has been a long time coming but from January 1, new powers will equip law enforcement officers with legal muscle to prosecute unruly passengers. The Montreal Protocol (MP14) ... Read More

Wanted: Asian airport and ATM building binge

Hong Kong, Dec. 22 -- Times may be tough for many of the region's airlines, but the last minute cancellation of their annual talkfest, scheduled this year in politically unruly Hong Kong, did not prev... Read More

Fernandes' AirAsia group launches music partnership, RedRecords, to deliver A-Pop to a global audience

Hong Kong, Dec. 22 -- In early December, the AirAsia Group and Universal Music Group (UMG) launched RedRecords, an announcement the airline group's CEO, Tony Fernandes, said "was incredibly important"... Read More