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  • Monarch looking to 2014 for first Boeing 787-8


    UK scheduled and charter carrier Monarch Airlines now believes it could be 2014 before it receives its first Boeing 787-8s, more than three years after it was due to receive the first of the twin-aisle aircraft.


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  • INTERIORS: Diehl plans Hamburg site expansion


    Diehl has unveiled plans to move into a new location in Hamburg, as it attempts the complex balancing act of...


  • INTERIORS: Airbus gains traction with Space-Flex concept


    Over the decades, cabin designers have become increasingly adept at squeezing a quart into a pint pot. For metric users...


  • INTERIORS: A350 XWB provides bigger canvas for airlines


    ​When Qatar Airways’ chief executive, Akbar Al Baker, took delivery of his company’s first Airbus A350-900 in Toulouse...


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  • INTERIORS: Inmarsat demos new antenna

    News | 16 Apr 2015 11:01 | Alan Dron

    Inmarsat and Kymeta are showing a new design of electronically scanned antenna that will allow much larger quantities of information to be pushed down from satellites to aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INTERIORS-Inmarsat-demos-new-antenna-411253/
  • INTERIORS: Diehl plans Hamburg site expansion

    News | 14 Apr 2015 11:18 | Alan Dron

    Diehl has unveiled plans to move into a new location in Hamburg, as it attempts the complex balancing act of consolidating operations, after a period of rapid growth, while continuing to expand.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INTERIORS-Diehl-plans-Hamburg-site-expansion-411183/
  • INTERIORS: Jetstar uses RFID for safety checks

    News | 13 Apr 2015 11:41 | Alan Dron

    Australasia’s Jetstar Airways has drastically cut the time required to check on-board safety equipment by using a new Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) solution.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INTERIORS-Jetstar-uses-RFID-for-safety-checks-411116/
  • INTERIORS: Airbus gains traction with Space-Flex concept

    News | 13 Apr 2015 10:54 | Alan Dron

    Over the decades, cabin designers have become increasingly adept at squeezing a quart into a pint pot. For metric users that is the equivalent of compressing 1.136 litres into a 568ml container – well, nobody ever claimed that British Imperial measures were particularly logical, but you get the idea.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INTERIORS-Airbus-gains-traction-with-Space-Flex-concept-410192/
  • INTERIORS: A350 XWB provides bigger canvas for airlines

    News | 07 Apr 2015 08:49 | Alan Dron

    ​When Qatar Airways’ chief executive, Akbar Al Baker, took delivery of his company’s first Airbus A350-900 in Toulouse on 22 December 2014, he did so with a broad smile, happy with the latest addition to the fleet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INTERIORS-A350-XWB-provides-bigger-canvas-for-airlines-410196/
  • INTERIORS: Technology spurs short-haul IFE growth

    News | 25 Mar 2015 10:40 | Alan Dron

    ​No matter how much airline marketing departments would like to make us believe that flying on their long-haul services is an experience equivalent to gourmet dining whilst reclining on silk pillows, we all know the truth is somewhat different.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INTERIORS-Technology-spurs-short-haul-IFE-growth-410190/