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  • Soekarno-Hatta raises runway capacity

    News | 26 Jun 2014 03:04 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​Soekarno-Hatta International airport has raised its runway capacity up to a maximum of 72 movements per hour, effective 26 June.
  • ANALYSIS: Hybrid vehicles move AHEAD

    News | 24 Jun 2014 08:16 | Kerry Reals

    European researchers are confident they have proven the feasibility of a hybrid blended-wing-body aircraft powered partially by cryogenic fuels, which they believe could enter commercial service before 2050.
  • AUVSI: Police find new roles for small UAVs

    News | 14 May 2014 19:03 | Stephen Trimble

    A two-year experiment by a North Dakota police agency has identified several key roles for unmanned air vehicles (UAVs) to play in routine law enforcement operations.
  • Washington National slot value passes $3.5m in American deal

    News | 29 Apr 2014 19:24 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines made $307 million from its sale of 86 slots at Ronald Reagan Washington National airport to JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines and Virgin America.
  • IN FOCUS: Finmeccanica opens new front in war on corruption

    News | 02 Apr 2014 13:47 | Dan Thisdell

    ​As Winston Churchill might have put it, this is not the end. And, since the road ahead is long it is not obviously even the beginning of the end. But this corporate governance committee report is at least the end of a traumatic beginning for Finmeccanica.
  • ANALYSIS: Cross-straits market finally grows up

    News | 26 Feb 2014 08:48 | Greg Waldron

    ​Warming ties across the Taiwan Strait have forever revolutionised travel between the Mainland and the island that Beijing views as a breakaway province, but there are signs that equilibrium of sorts has been reached.