Aviation

Flora Growth to Partner with Avaria to Distribute Award-Winning Pain Cream Brand KaLaya Across LATAM & Produce Its CBD Formulations

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 12:05pm

Through the JV, Flora Growth will manage registration, sales, and distribution of KaLaya products in Colombia, Mexico, and other LATAM countries, while Avaria will supply finished product to the JV.

Key Points: 
  • Through the JV, Flora Growth will manage registration, sales, and distribution of KaLaya products in Colombia, Mexico, and other LATAM countries, while Avaria will supply finished product to the JV.
  • These products are expected to be distributed across LATAM using Flora Labs established distribution channels, with the aim of exporting to the U.S. market, where Avaria is currently launching the KaLaya brand.
  • Avaria does not currently hold a license in Canada to produce cannabis derived versions of its products at a commercial scale.
  • Avarias KaLaya pain cream brand has enjoyed strong success since inception, where it enjoys three consecutive years of triple digit growth through their industry leading Canadian e-commerce channels.

EHang Announces Commencement of Operations in Yunfu Production Facility, and to Host Investor Day on August 18, 2021

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 1:30pm

As a new AAV production site of EHang, the Yunfu facility has total planned gross floor area of approximately 24,000 square meters.

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  • As a new AAV production site of EHang, the Yunfu facility has total planned gross floor area of approximately 24,000 square meters.
  • The site is equipped with a series of function areas across the whole production process from components manufacturing to aircraft assembling.
  • Investors are cordially invited to attend the EHang Investor Day, which will take place at the Yunfu production facility on Wednesday, August 18, 2021.
  • This press release contains statements that may constitute forward-looking statements pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the U.S.

Cirrus Aircraft Expands Services Offerings and Adds New Cirrus IQ Features to Enhance the Ownership Experience

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 1:00pm

The Cirrus IQ app and its connected aircraft capabilities were further bolstered with new features and added convenience.

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  • The Cirrus IQ app and its connected aircraft capabilities were further bolstered with new features and added convenience.
  • As Cirrus Aircraft and our family of owners around the world continues to grow, we recognize the importance of extending our relentless pursuit of innovation into the overall ownership experience, said Zean Nielsen, Chief Executive Officer at Cirrus Aircraft.
  • Announced today, new updates and features to the Cirrus IQ mobile app will enhance the ability for owners and operators of SR Series aircraft equipped with Cirrus IQ to remotely access critical aircraft and flight related information.
  • Cirrus Aircraft is now offering interior and exterior aftermarket upgrades for the SR Series to fully enhance the aircraft.

Air Lease Corporation Announces Delivery of New Airbus A321neo Aircraft to SKY

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 9:31pm

Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced the delivery of one new Airbus A321neo aircraft on long-term lease to SKY (Chile).

Key Points: 
  • Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced the delivery of one new Airbus A321neo aircraft on long-term lease to SKY (Chile).
  • ALC is pleased to deliver this new Airbus A321neo aircraft to SKY and be the first to introduce the aircraft to the airline and country of Chile, said Matthew Stevens, Assistant Vice President of Marketing at Air Lease Corporation.
  • It is a privilege to work with SKY, and we believe this next generation aircraft will positively contribute to the airlines sustainability and fleet operations.
  • About Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL)
    ALC is a leading aircraft leasing company based in Los Angeles, California that has airline customers throughout the world.

DASH Systems Completes "Big Dipper" Alaska Expedition Trip to Study Higher-Precision AirDrops

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 6:35pm

The "Big Dipper" expedition trip marked the first time a private company completed precision airdrops into remote Alaskan facilities.

Key Points: 
  • The "Big Dipper" expedition trip marked the first time a private company completed precision airdrops into remote Alaskan facilities.
  • DASH System's technology and hardware were designed to advance and enable precision airdrop deliveries in rural, remote, and difficult-to-reach locations without the need for landing.
  • 82 percent of communities and towns in Alaska do not have access to all-weather roads forcing food and packages to be flown into small local airfields.
  • We created DASH to rethink logistics and shipping for communities like these by bridging the sky and the ground."

WestJet gives guests more options via Amsterdam

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 5:59pm

"Through this expanded codeshare relationship with KLM our guests will benefit from new opportunities to travel between Europe and Canada," said John Weatherill, WestJet Chief Commercial Officer.

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  • "Through this expanded codeshare relationship with KLM our guests will benefit from new opportunities to travel between Europe and Canada," said John Weatherill, WestJet Chief Commercial Officer.
  • WestJet's inaugural service between Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) and Calgary International Airport (YYC) is set to depart on August 5, 2021.
  • "This is an exciting development for inbound travel and tourism to Alberta from key European markets via Amsterdam," said David Goldstein, CEO, Travel Alberta.
  • We look forward to working with WestJet to re-establish Alberta's competitiveness as a business and leisure destination emerging from the pandemic."

United Airlines CEO Scott Kirby Highlights Renewed Focus On Passenger Experience During Broadcast Event

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 3:36pm

LONDON, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Scott Kirby, CEO of United Airlines, was amongst the biggest names in aviation that took part in the record-breaking FlightPlan: C-Suite Week online broadcast, highlighting the biggest lessons he has learned from the COVID-19 global pandemic and the airline's renewed focus and commitment to change its passenger experience as a result.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Scott Kirby, CEO of United Airlines, was amongst the biggest names in aviation that took part in the record-breaking FlightPlan: C-Suite Week online broadcast, highlighting the biggest lessons he has learned from the COVID-19 global pandemic and the airline's renewed focus and commitment to change its passenger experience as a result.
  • In addition to Scott Kirby, FlightPlan: C-Suite Weekconsisted of interviews with Akbar Al Baker (Group CEO, Qatar Airways), Tony Fernandes (CEO and Founder, AirAsia Group), Christine Ourmires-Widener (CEO, TAP Air Portugal), and Willie Walsh (Director General, IATA and former CEO of IAG).
  • The interviews also explored the ability of digitalisation to accelerate profitable growth for airlines and meet evolving passenger needs.
  • Steering United Airlines through the pandemic has brought the critical importance of customer experience to the fore for Kirby.

Southwest Airlines Joins Sabre Providing Industry-Standard Level Of Access To Carrier's Low Fares And Network As It Welcomes Business Travelers Back To The Sky

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 3:00pm

As more businesses begin to open, we look forward to welcoming more travelers back to the sky with Southwest's famous Hospitality and Heart that sets Southwest apart within the airline industry."

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  • As more businesses begin to open, we look forward to welcoming more travelers back to the sky with Southwest's famous Hospitality and Heart that sets Southwest apart within the airline industry."
  • Southwest has a robust network of point-to-point service with a strong presence across top leisure and business markets.
  • Southwest coined Transfarency to describeits purposed philosophy of treating Customers honestly and fairly, and low fares actually staying low.
  • Book Southwest Airlines' low fares online at Southwest.com or by phone at 800-I-FLY-SWA.

Aeroflot Launches International Flights from the Newest Terminal C at Sheremetyevo International Airport

Friday, July 23, 2021 - 9:40pm

MOSCOW, July 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Aeroflot began full operation of its international flights today from Terminal C at Sheremetyevo International Airport.

Key Points: 
  • MOSCOW, July 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Aeroflot began full operation of its international flights today from Terminal C at Sheremetyevo International Airport.
  • Aeroflot's decision to begin flights from the new Terminal C was driven by the increasing need for terminal capacity due to passenger demand and the start of flights to several countries.
  • Today we resume international flights from the modern Terminal C. It's nice that we can afford these important and large-scale projects and compete with the global airports in Europe, America and Asia."
  • The beginning of flights from Terminal C is a new stage in the history of long-term cooperation of our airline with Sheremetyevo International Airport."

Aircraft Landing Gear Market worth $9.6 billion by 2026 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Friday, July 23, 2021 - 2:30pm

CHICAGO, July 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the new market research report "Aircraft Landing Gear Marketby Type (Main Landing Gear, Nose Landing Gear), Sub-system(Actuation System, Steering System, Brake System), End Use (OEM, Aftermarket), Aircraft Type(Fixed Wing, Rotary Wing), and Region - Forecast to 2026", published by MarketsandMarkets, the market is estimated to be USD 6.9 billion in 2021 and is projected to reach USD 9.6 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 6.7%.

Key Points: 
  • CHICAGO, July 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the new market research report "Aircraft Landing Gear Marketby Type (Main Landing Gear, Nose Landing Gear), Sub-system(Actuation System, Steering System, Brake System), End Use (OEM, Aftermarket), Aircraft Type(Fixed Wing, Rotary Wing), and Region - Forecast to 2026", published by MarketsandMarkets, the market is estimated to be USD 6.9 billion in 2021 and is projected to reach USD 9.6 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 6.7%.
  • Advancements in existing types of aircraft as well as new technological developments for enhancements in aircraft performance and efficiency are expected to drive the market for aircraft landing gear across the globe.
  • Increasing aircraft deliveries and technological advancements such as the need for minimum weight, minimum volume, high performance, and improved life of landing gear systems is expected to drive the market for aircraft landing gear.
  • Based on the aircraft type, the fixed wing segment is projected to grow at the highest CAGR rate for the aircraft landing gear market during the forecast period.