Aviation

Airlines for America SmartBrief

News for America's commercial airlines professional

Airlines for America SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Airlines for America

Alaska boosts overhead storage on Boeing 737-900ERs

7/10/2014

  • American City Business Journals

Alaska Airlines announced the installation of Boeing "Space Bins" on 737-900ER aircraft. The bins allow for 48% more overheard storage. "The additional storage space will allow our customers to keep t… Read More

AAAE Security SmartBrief

Airport security news

AAAE Security SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Association of Airport Executives

Not all U.K.-bound airlines are stepping up security

7/10/2014

  • Telegraph (London) (tiered subscription model), The

Some air passengers arriving at London's Heathrow Airport said they had not been asked to power up their electronic devices as required by new security procedures. Read More

AIA dailyLead®

Defense and aerospace news

AIA dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Aerospace Industries Association

Va. Gov. McAuliffe talks trade in China, heads to Farnborough

7/10/2014

  • WVIR-TV (Charlottesville, Va.)

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is on a trade mission to China to encourage investments in his state, an effort that includes meetings with leaders at the Tranlin Paper Co., which recently announced a m… Read More

apexnews Daily SmartBrief

The best stories about the airline passenger experience

apexnews Daily SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Airline Passenger Experience Association

Are you happy with airport security? Airports want to know

7/10/2014

  • Skift

Spanish airports are offering travelers a choice of smiley and frown-face buttons to push to rate how happy they are with airport security. The "HappyOrNot" machine is being tested at Madrid-Barajas a… Read More

Aviation eBrief

General aviation news

Aviation eBrief

Published in partnership with: Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

Games publisher to develop new version of Microsoft Flight Simulator

7/10/2014

  • TIME (subscription required)

Dovetail Games, a U.K.-based games publisher, recently acquired the license for Microsoft Flight Simulator. The agreement gives the company the right to use Microsoft's technology to "develop and publ… Read More