Tork Expands Into MRO Industrial Cleaning Products

Tork Expands Into MRO Industrial Cleaning Products

  Industrial cleaning product provider Tork recently expanded into the aviation industry with a wide range of task-based wiping products designed specifically for the demands of the MRO industry. Tork says these products can provide a safer working environment. According...
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This company plans to use AI to reduce baggage mishandling at airports

This company plans to use AI to reduce baggage mishandling at airports

SITA – a Geneva-based IT and telecommunications services firm – will employ artificial intelligence (AI) and other new technologies to solve issues around baggage movement in airports in order to save time and cost of operations. ‘From an operati...
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Munich Airport trials AI-enabled robot in Terminal 2

Munich Airport trials AI-enabled robot in Terminal 2

 Munich Airport is testing a humanoid robot equipped with artificial intelligence (AI) in its Terminal 2. The robot, named Josie Pepper, welcomed passengers in the non-public area of the terminal. For her first deployment, the robot speaks English and waits.....
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Embraer E190-E2 Certified, Widerøe To Fly In April

Embraer E190-E2 Certified, Widerøe To Fly In April

  Embraer has received type certification for the E190-E2 twin-engined jet from Brazilian, US and European aviation regulators, paving the way for first delivery and entry into service. Norwegian regional carrier Widerøe will be the first airline to take...
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Qatar Adopting Smart Airport Technologies

Qatar Adopting Smart Airport Technologies

Qatar’s Hamad International Airport plans to ramp up biometric solutions alongside other innovations such as VR and robotics on its way to become a Smart Airport. Hamad International Airport (HIA) and SITA have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) whic...
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Students to Offer Fresh Approach to Airport Security

Students to Offer Fresh Approach to Airport Security

The H4D team will look for innovative approaches that will enable the Transportation Security Administration(TSA) to be able to associate passengers with their personal belongings. The Apex Screening at Speed Program is pursuing transformative research and dev...
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Passenger Traffic at Dubai International Airport Tops 7.9 Million in January

Passenger Traffic at Dubai International Airport Tops 7.9 Million in January

  Passenger traffic at Dubai International (DXB) exceeded 7.9 million in January, according to the traffic report issued by operator Dubai Airports. DXB welcomed a total of 7,960,146 passengers in January. “With passenger numbers nearing eight million d...
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Miami Airport Unveils Facial Recognition Security Technology

Miami Airport Unveils Facial Recognition Security Technology

Miami International Airport officially opened its new federal inspection security facility for international arrivals at Concourse E, which features facial recognition technology. The Miami airport launched the facial recognition pilot program in November, and...
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New-generation technical data management with airnavX

New-generation technical data management with airnavX

The operation and maintenance of Airbus commercial jetliners around the world will be further optimised with the launch of airnavX, the company’s advanced one-stop consultation tool for technical data – which incorporates all principal technical manuals an...
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