CFM International, a 50/50 joint company between GE and Safran Aircraft Engines, is the world’s leading supplier of commercial transport aircraft engines. CFM has received orders for more than 49,000 CFM56 and LEAP engines to date from 600+ operators worldwide, and currently produces LEAP engines for the Airbus A320neo, Boeing 737 MAX, and COMAC C919.
The CFM RISE (Revolutionary Innovation for Sustainable Engines) * Program was launched in 2021 as part of CFM’s mission to push the limits of innovation to develop, demonstrate, and bring to market breakthrough technologies that will help advance the industry and protect the planet.
To keep up with passenger growth, Orlando International Airport (MCO) opens Terminal C in September, with an additional 15 gates accommodating domestic and international flights. In 2023, MCO becomes the only U.S. airport to offer inter-city rail service, when service starts between the airport and the city centers of West Palm Beach, Fort Lauderdale and Miami.
Orlando is the tale of two cities. Tourism – which most everyone knows, and the lesser known – Technology. Known across the globe as a world-class vacation destination, and named the top U.S. city for conventions, surprises many to discover Orlando is also renowned as a center for high-tech and aerospace industries, with a high-tech ecosystem that started in Orlando back in the 1960’s.
At the center of the ‘two Orlando cities’ is Orlando International, Florida’s busiest airport, which ranked #7 in the world in 2021, with over 40 million passengers
At Pratt & Whitney, we believe that powered flight has transformed – and will continue to transform – the world. It’s an engine for human progress and an instrument to rise above.
That’s why we work with an explorer’s heart and a perfectionist’s grit to design, build, and service the world’s most advanced and unrelenting aircraft engines. We do this across a diverse portfolio – including Commercial Engines, Military Engines, Business Aviation, General Aviation, Regional Aviation, and Helicopters – and as a way of turning possibilities into realities for our customers.
This is our mission, and a challenge to which we rise every day.
This is how we at Pratt & Whitney approach our work, and this is why we are inspired to go beyond.
Cirium delivers data and aviation analytics solutions to global leaders in finance, aerospace, travel, governments, airlines and more. On a single day, Cirium manages more than 300 terabytes of aviation data, from airline schedules to aircraft configurations to passenger record numbers. Even during times of disruption, accurate and trusted data is accelerating digital transformation in aviation.
Cirium aviation analytics keep the world moving.
SmartKargo is a leading Cloud provider of air cargo solutions that extend markets and enhance revenue growth for global airlines.
With deep experience in the airline cargo industry and the business of e-commerce, the company has launched innovative e-commerce shipping and package delivery solutions that can be customized and built upon an airline’s existing air cargo management system. The solution can be implemented quickly, within months, utilizing state-of-the-art technology.
The company is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts (in what The New York Times called “the most innovative square mile on the planet”) with key offices in India, Philippines, Brazil, and Canada.
Volantio frees airlines from the constraints of fixed capacity. We accomplish this through a dynamic platform that seamlessly moves select customers on popular services to alternate off-peak choices post-booking (with compensation). This fully automated self-service process allows airlines to secure more prime capacity, and improved guest satisfaction, while significantly improving their bottom line. Volantio works with over 15 airlines globally, and has been backed by leading strategic and industry investors globally, including JetBlue Technology Ventures, International Airlines Group, Qantas Ventures, and Amadeus.
Collins Aerospace, a unit of Raytheon Technologies Corp. (NYSE: RTX), is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges, meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market, and drive our industry towards a more sustainable future.
Tampa International Airport consistently ranks among America’s best airports by outlets including J.D. Power & Associates, The Wall Street Journal and Travel + Leisure. Offering more than 85 nonstop destinations, TPA provides easy access to Florida’s in-demand West Coast.
The Airport is conveniently located 15 minutes from Tampa’s resilient business core and 30 minutes from world-renowned beaches in St. Pete and Clearwater. Thanks in part to booming corporate campus growth in our region, Tampa’s originating passenger share typically ranks the highest among Florida’s major airports. During the pandemic, Tampa Bay has continued rating as one of America’s fastest-growing metros.
The Airline Strategy Awards is held annually and is a unique opportunity to showcase your brand to a very senior audience of airline professionals. Strictly invite only, leverage the opportunity to reach this carefully selected c-suite audience of decision makers.