Aviation

Airlines for America SmartBrief

News for America's commercial airlines professional

Airlines for America SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Airlines for America

Are you ignoring or learning from your loudest employees?

4/15/2014

  • ThoughtLeaders blog

Every company has a "resident loudmouth," and while they can be annoying, they're also an important asset, writes Rod Miller. In the hands of a smart leader, that expressiveness can become an importan… Read More

AAAE Security SmartBrief

Airport security news

AAAE Security SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Association of Airport Executives

X-ray machine finds gun at Norfolk airport

4/16/2014

  • WAVY-TV (Portsmouth, Va.)

Transportation Security Administration agents caught travelers trying to carry loaded guns through security at Norfolk International Airport in Virginia twice in one week. The latest was a man carryin… Read More

AIA dailyLead®

Defense and aerospace news

AIA dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Aerospace Industries Association

U.S. spends most on defense, but China, others growing fast

4/15/2014

  • NationalDefenseMagazine.org

China's defense spending has grown more than 7% from a year earlier, while military spending in Russia and Saudi Arabia also is growing rapidly. While the U.S. spends the most on defense, the spending… 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 all-premium jumbo planes the future of flight?

4/14/2014

  • Sydney Morning Herald (Australia), The

In an innovative experiment which bucks some trends, Skymark plans to get four Airbus A380 superjumbos late this summer and outfit them entirely in business-class and premium-class seats. The Japanese… Read More

Aviation eBrief

General aviation news

Aviation eBrief

Published in partnership with: Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

Ariz. flight school graduates foreign pilots

4/15/2014

  • Cronkite News Service (Arizona State University)

A new class of foreign pilots graduates each month from TransPac Aviation Academy at Deer Valley Airport in Arizona, says Sue Kaiser, director of customer relations and student services. A recent clas… Read More