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Singapore Airlines launches SwiftBroadband-based connectivity for Long-haul Fleet

LONDON and LONG BEACH – 18 September 2012 – APEX EXPO (Booth 1231): Inmarsat (LSE:ISAT.L), the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, announced that Singapore Airlines will provide Wi-Fi and GSM passenger connectivity on its long-haul fleets, using OnAir’s connectivity services operating over Inmarsat’s SwiftBroadband. Following an introductory launch earlier in the year, … Continue reading »

Bombardier Recognized as a Sustainability Leader

Montreal, Quebec (Marketwire – Sept. 13, 2012): For the sixth consecutive year, Bombardier has been chosen as an index component in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index and the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index, benchmark indicators of sustainability. In addition, for the first time, Bombardier was named Sector Leader within the Aerospace and Defense … Continue reading »

Civil Aviation Minister Directs Air India to Implement DGCA Guidelines on Flight Duty Time Limitations (FDTL) For ITS Pilots and Crew Members

Press Information Bureau, 11 September 2012: Minister of Civil Aviation ShriAjit Singh has directed Air India to immediately implement the Guidelines of Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA)/ Civil Aviation Requirements (CAR) on Flight Duty Time Limitations (FDTL) for its pilots and crew members. Shri Singh had earlier asked to do a comparative analysis of … Continue reading »

Indian Airspace will soon have Full Radar Coverage above 30,000 Feet, says Civil Aviation Minister

Press Information Bureau, 11 September, 2012: Indian Airspace will very soon have full Radar coverage above 30,000 feetwith the completion of installation of 9 Mono-Pulse-Secondary-Surveillance-Radars with the existing Radar infrastructure. This was stated by the Civil Aviation MinsiterShriAjit Singh while addressing the42nd General Assembly of International Federation of Air Traffic Safety Electronics Associations (IFATSEA) in … Continue reading »