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

Dallas airport expands automated passport control

7/11/2014

  • Dallas Morning News (free content), The

Officials at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport say 70% of international travelers arriving at the facility use automated kiosks to scan their passports and fill out customs declarations. The air… 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