Kjos: Blockchain technology could transform airline industry

Kjos: Blockchain technology could transform airline industry

Norwegian Air Shuttle CEO Bjørn Kjos predicted the adoption of blockchain technology will have a “revolutionary impact” on the global airline industry, transforming everything from how passengers purchase tickets to how airlines store data. Blockchain technology underpins Bitcoin and many other cryptocurrencies. It...
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Embrace Remote Connectivity For Inspections

Embrace Remote Connectivity For Inspections

Take technology that allows remotely viewing an article, engine or aircraft with the same (and often better) visibility than viewing on premises. We now have instant two-way audio and visual capability with zoom and other functions that would allow almost...
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Simulation Software to Solve Certification Challenges in Additive Manufacturing

Simulation Software to Solve Certification Challenges in Additive Manufacturing

Vextec is hoping to solve the challenges of certification in additive manufacturing (AM) with its predictive VPS-MICRO software for metallic component durability. Traditional component fatigue testing involves exposing manufactured parts to repeated cyclical s...
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Traveler Numbers Reach New Heights

Traveler Numbers Reach New Heights

IATA World Air Transport Statistics Released The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced industry performance statistics for 2017. Worldwide annual air passenger numbers exceeded four billion for the first time, supported by a broad-based impr...
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Asia Pacific Airlines Traffic Results – July 2018

Asia Pacific Airlines Traffic Results – July 2018

Preliminary traffic figures for the month of July released by the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) showed sustained growth in international air passenger markets, whilst air cargo demand remained firm despite moderating expansion in the global servi...
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